Events

2018

February

15.02: Conducting  Chineke! Juniors at the Royal Festival Hall, music by Joseph de Boulogne

 


2017

November
July
June
  • Organ continuo performer and assistant conductor for RNCM Chamber Choir; music by Bach
  • Conducting RNCM Symphony Orchestra; music by Mussorgsky
May-June

Participant in three-part opera conducting masterclass with Carlo Rizzi and Ching-Lien Wu organised by enoa (as one of 6 students)
—  part 2/3 in Amsterdam with the chorus of the Dutch National Opera

May
APRIL

Selected for masterclass by Bernard Haitink in Lucerne (as 1 of 6 active students); music by Mozart, Beethoven, Schumann and Debussy

March

Conducting RNCM Symphony Orchestra; music by Schoenberg

February

Conducting RNCM Chamber Orchestra; music by Wagner

 


2016

December
  • Conducting masterclass with Sir Mark Elder on Beethoven Symphony no. 1
  • Assisting and conducting performance of La vie Parisienne by Offenbach (director: Stuart Barker) with the RNCM Opera Department
November

Conducting Connect, an interdisciplinary research project with Asko|Schönberg Ensemble at November Music, Den Bosch; music by Christian Mason and Huang Ruo

october

Conducting masterclass with Sir Mark Elder on Mahler Symphony no. 4

September

Conducting Silbersee/VocaalLAB during the Gaudeamus Muziekweek including MADHYE II by Shih-Wei Lo, nominee Gaudeamus Award 2016

June-July

Internship conducting with Esa-Pekka Salonen at the Festival d’Aix-en-Provence with Pelléas et Mélisande (Debussy, directed by Katie Mitchell) and Oedipus Rex | Symphony of Psalms (Stravinsky, directed by Peter Sellars)

June
May
April

Performance of Be With Me Now at La Monnaie | De Munt in Brussels

March

 


2015

December
  • Conducting the RNCM Chamber Orchestra; music by Mozart
  • Conducting masterclass with Juanjo Mena on Beethoven Symphony no. 7
November
October
September
  • Commencing two-year post as Junior Fellow in Orchestral Conducting at the Royal Northern College of Music in Manchester
  • Conducting performances Van hakkebord tot psalmenpomp with ensemble Ludwig; music by Eötvös, Debussy and Padding
August

Performance of Be With Me Now at Dutch National Opera during Grachtenfestival in Amsterdam

June-July

Musical direction, co-creation and arranger of Be With Me Now, an enoa anniversary production; première at Festival d’Aix-en-Provence

May

Co-directing and editing video registrations of performances by The Netherlands Bach Society for their platform AllofBach.com

March

Conducting educational project series Kinder Matteüs with ensemble Ludwig

January

2014

December

Guest conductor at the Telemann Chamber Orchestra performing oratorios by Händel and Bach in Tokyo and Osaka

October

Conducting a repeat performance for TV registration of the theatrical programme Sort Sol – Scherpdenkers with the Netherlands Chamber Choir, musician/writer Spinvis and philosopher Stine Jensen

September
August

Participating in the programme of the Richard Wagner Stipendiatenstiftung during the Bayreuth Festival

June-July

Participating in workshops on opera creation with Martin Crimp at the Festival d’Aix-en-Provence

June

Directing and editing video registrations of performances by The Netherlands Bach Society for their platform AllofBach.com

April

Active participant in conducting masterclass with Marc Albrecht and the Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra

March
February-March

Conducting national tour and co-creating The Fairy Queen with the Dutch Touring Opera and the Veenfabriek

 


2013

November

Conducting theatrical concerts Sprookjes (Fairy taleswith the Haags Vocaal Ensemble

September
  • Conducting world première of Luther by Boudewijn Tarenskeen with Cappella Amsterdam
  • Conducting works by Messiaen and Vivier for the festival Reinbert with the choruses of the Royal Conservatoire and the Dutch Radio

 


2012

September

Conducting Silbersee/VocaalLAB during the Gaudeamus Muziekweek, including Alaska by Konstantin Heuer, winner of the Gaudeamus Prize 2012

June

Performances of interdisciplinary project Promised Land with the Haags Vocaal Ensemble

January

Leading a large educational project at the Dutch Radio Music Centre, with performance at the Royal Concertgebouw


2011

December

Leading a large educational project at the Dutch Radio Music Centre, with performance at Vredenburg, Utrecht

June

Theatrical concert Liberté featuring music by Vivier, Bach, Stravinsky, Poulenc and Kamps, leading to a graduation summa cum laude in choral conducting from the Royal Conservatoire of Music, The Hague

 


2010

October

Selected as active participant in masterclass with Simon Halsey and Joe Miller at Rundfunkchor Berlin