Thu 30 March 2017 Muziekgebouw aan ‘t IJ | 20.15
Thu 13 April 2017 Korzo | 20.30

An Evening of Today is a collective creative event in which young professional composers collaborate with the musicians of the Nieuw Ensemble to offer two evenings of musical diversity using the halls of Muziekgebouw aan ‘t IJ Amsterdam and Korzo The Hague. Through musical and visual means, lighting, and theatrical elements, the composers and production team work together to present an evening of live and immersive contemporary music, offering to the audience an exciting glimpse of 2017’s new music scene.

Nieuw Ensemble
Ryan Bancroft conductor
Jerboah art-rock band (Elementen)
Ilse Evers dance (White-Gray-Black)
Gabriel Milliet & Marcelo Politano quena flute (Gingas n2)
Laura Spark, Yael Levi & Emile Frankel video
James Murray light

Marcelo Chacur Politano (Brazil, Conservatorium van Amsterdam) Gingas n2: Peabiru
Simon Knighton (United Kingdom, Conservatorium van Amsterdam) Barcodes
Yael Levi (Israel, Royal Conservatoire The Hague) White-Gray-Black
Carlo Diaz (United States, Conservatorium van Amsterdam) visions of small-minded Men
Emile Frankel (Australia, Royal Conservatoire The Hague) Uttering a Forged Instrument | From Worm to Crying Moth
Brechtje (Netherlands, Conservatorium van Amsterdam) Elementen

This edition is financially supported by the Kleyn Foundation and Amsterdam Fund for the Arts (AFK)