Agenda




29-30 may 2021
Mollenhauer Centre, Fulda, Germany
Two day seminar: The Low Recorders POSTPONED due to Covid, to 19/20 february 2022


28 june 2021
Splendor, Amsterdam
@NieuweStukken: solo concert of works by composers I met on instagram (two shows at 18:30 and 20:00)


8 july 2021
Studio LOOS, Den Haag
Concert with Jerboah


31 july - 7 august 2021
Beverley, UK
Tutoring at UK Recorder Summer School 2021


20 july 2021
Amherst Early Music Festival online
Virtual lecture-workshop 


july 2021
New London, Connecticut, USA  [live event]
Tutoring on the Amherst Early Music Festival 2021
CANCELLED due to Covid
stay tuned for dates in 2022


15 august 2021
Atlanta Recorder Society
Teaching an online workshop and playing session


17 august 2021
Grachtenfestival, Amsterdam
While We Live documentary concert by Resonate Productions


24 august 2021
De Nieuwe Anita, Amsterdam
Concert with Jerboah


25-26 august 2021
Opera Dagen Rotterdam
While We Live documentary concert by Resonate Productions


28 august 2021
Vrijplaats, Leiden
While We Live documentary concert by Resonate Productions


29 august 2021
BUI, Utrecht
Picnic concert with Jerboah


23-24 october 2021
Sweelinck Festival Amsterdam, Muziekgebouw aan ‘t IJ
Premiere of children’s music theatre performance about the life of Jan Pieterszoon Sweelinck


14 november 2021
British Columbia Recorder Society, Vancouver
Online lecture-workshop


18-19 november 2021
Muziekgebouw aan ‘t IJ, Amsterdam
Performances of children’s music theatre performance about the life of Jan Pieterszoon Sweelinck


21 november 2021
Splendor, Amsterdam
Performances of children’s music theatre performance about the life of Jan Pieterszoon Sweelinck


19-20 february 2022
Mollenhauer Centre, Fulda, Germany
Two day seminar: The Low Recorders



past performances

selected highlights

2021
Live-stream concerts as a soloist and with arrtists including cimbalom player Vasile Nedea. Online masterclasses to tearly music societies across the UK, Belgium, and throughout the USA. Tour of the Netherlands with Jerboah, funded by the Fonds Podiumkunsten. Appointed Honorary Vice-President of the Society of Recorder Players UK. Continuing to run the successful Team Recorder online courses.

2020
Solo concert and masterclasses at the Nordhorn International Recorder Festival, Germany. Tutoring a range of recorder workshops in New Zealand and the UK, and online to Israel, Germany, and the USA. Workshops and masterclasses for the Britten-Pears programme and the Conservatorium van Amsterdam. Speaking at the REMA Early Music Summit. Premiere and tour of documentary concert While We Live at De Balie, Amsterdam, and the Festspiele Berlin. Launch of the Team Recorder online courses. 

2019
Solo concert and masterclasses in São Paulo, Brazil. Telemann concerto for recorder and flute with musicians from the Concertgebouw Orchestra, Amsterdam. Visiting tutor at the London International festival of Early Music. Premiere of ensemble SQUARETET, performing works written for the Kronos Quartet. Uit logeren (2+) at Grachtenfestival. Tour of Finland and the Netherlands with The Royal Wind Music. Solo concert at Klassifest, Paradiso. Collab with Boris Acket and Maarten Vos at What About Now festival. Concert tours with Koerikoeloem by Miranda Driessen and Close Call by Arthur Wagenaar. Tutoring on courses in NL, UK, Germany.

2018
Release of debut album Constellations. Musical director on the movie Recorder Rewrite by Song-Ming Ang in Singapore. Guest star on BBC show YolanDa’s Band Jam. Concert tour of the Netherlands and Germany with The Royal Wind Music. Concert tours with Koerikoeloem by Miranda Driessen and Close Call by Arthur Wagenaar. Masterclasses at the Mollenhauer Centre in Fulda, Germany and Blokfluitdagen Mechelen, BE.
Also a few months of maternity leave.

2017
Collaboration with trio aXolot, stargaze orchestra and Aart Strootman at Gaudeamus Festival. Requiem by Willem Jeths at Cello Festival Zutphen. Performances of Uit logeren in De Doelen, TivoliVredenburg, Odeon Theater Zwolle. Premiere of Koerikoeloem by Miranda Driessen and Close Call by Arthur Wagenaar. Collaboration Elements with Jerboah and Nieuw Ensemble.  Concert tours with The Royal Wind Music. Masterclasses at Birmingham Conservatoire, UK.
Winner of the first prize and contemporary music prize at the Nordhorn International Recorder Competition. 

2016
Tour with 33 shows of music-theatre piece Hoe de grote mensen weggingen with trio aXolot, Het Zuidelijk Toneel and Theater Artemis. Concerts in Croatia, Germany, UK and NL with The Royal Wind Music. Documentary Talent Boven Water is made about Jerboah. Jerboah wins the music pitch at the Grachtenfestival. Performances of works by Darragh Kearns-Hayes with the Nieuw Ensemble. Various concerts with trio aXolot.

2015
Team Recorder is launched! Presenting 21st Century Clogs at Utrecht Oude Muziek Festival. Premiere of Uit logeren (2+) at Muziekgebouw aan ‘t IJ by Theater Fluup! Premieres of works by composers Konstantin Koukias, Cinzia Nistico, Igor Iofe, Felipe Ignacio Noriega. Trio aXolot come first in the ORDA Professional Ensemble Competiton and win the contemporary music prize. Various concerts of NL and Germany with trio aXolot and duo nasa. 

2014
21st Century Clogs at the NEU/NOW Festival, Glasgow. Concerto for recorder and shakuhachi by Igor Iofe and Nieuw Ensemble. Music-theatre work The Call in Amsterdam Fringe Festival. Premiere and NL/Germany tour of Im Quadrat by Trio aXolot and Cammy Mai Tran. Production De Klankstoomboot with Altas Ensemble and Felipe Ignacio Noriega. Concerts at Oerol Festival with Leeuwenhart. Various concerts with trio aXolot, Project 128 and duo nasa.

2013
Graduated Master of Music, cum laude from Conservatorium van Amsterdam.  21st Century Clogs tour of the UK including Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival. Recording works by James Tenney with Trio Scordatura. Concert tours with trio aXolot and performances on Radio 4 and Virus radio/TV. Concerts in Stockholm, Sweden with ake.taki. Premiere of Project 128. Concerts with duo nasa and Rapid Lemon. Residency at STEIM Amsterdam. 

2012
Music-theatre tour of We Are Golden with Veenfabriek and T.I.M.E. Solo performance of WRKSHP at Sonorities Festival, Belfast. Member of the Ligeti Academy with Asko|Schönberg. Forms 2 by James Tenney at Muziekgebouw aan ‘t IJ. Solo performances at the Berio Festival, Den Haag. Concerts with Trio aXolot, Amsterdam Collage Ensemble, and duo nasa. 

2011
Solo performance of WRKSHP at Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival, UK. Premiere concert at Gaudeamus Muziekweek with Amsterdam Collage Ensemble. Noye’s Fludd by Benjamin Britten at KlankKleur Festival. Concerts with duo nasa around NL. Concert in Lausanne, Switzerland with PRIME Ensemble directed by Antonio Politano. Member of the Ligeti Academy with Asko|Schönberg.

2010
Graduated Bachelor of Music from Conservatorium van Amsterdam. Tour of 44 performances of Woestijnwind with Jeugdtheater Sonnevanck. Versailles in Duitsland with Sweelinck Baroque Orchestra. Creation of music-theatre works with composer Anthony Leigh Dunstan. Concerts with ake.taki.

2009 and earlier
Operas: Dido and Aenaes by Purcell, The Fairy Queen by Purcell, Die Zauberflöte by Mozart, Psyche by Matthew Locke, MEDEA by Tania Sikelanou.
Tutor at FolkWorld summer school from 2008-2014. 
Concert tours with Joe Broughton’s Folk Ensemble. Concert tours with The Old Dance School and recording debut album Based on a True Story. Winner of various scholarships.
Graduated with Bachelor of Music (Hons) first class from Birmingham Conservatoire in 2007. Moved to Amsterdam in 2007.
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