Dutch National Opera & Ballet present

Lunch concerts Free Admission

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A MUSICAL TREAT DURING LUNCH BREAK

Duration 0:30

Almost every Tuesday you can enjoy a free lunch concert in the foyer of Dutch National Opera & Ballet.

In short

SEPTEMBER - MAY: TUESDAY 12.30-13.00 

Location: Dutch National Opera & Ballet

Doors open: 12h15

All dates and programs are subject to change.

Free CONCERT at LUNCHtime

Duration 0:30

The lunch concerts in the foyer present music by small groups of musicians, including members of the Chorus of Dutch National Opera and the Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra|Netherlands Chamber Orchestra.
All the dates and programmes are subject to change. You can find up-to-date details of the concerts on the Lunch Concert Facebook page
There is no admission after curtain-up. Making visual and/or sound recordings is prohibited.
Tip: after some of the lunch concerts (see programme), there is an optional guided tour.

GUIDED TOUR

On some dates you can join a tour behind the scenes after the lunch concert. You can reserve a place at the box office or by calling 020-551 8054. Price: € 8/€ 6 (CKV, Student, Stadspas).
More information is available at the box office of Dutch National Opera & Ballet. See operaballet.nl/guided-tours for our regular guided tours.

Programme

October

3 October
Ludkewytsj: Music for voice, violin and piano
Oleksandra Lenyshyn - soprano
Brian Fieldhouse - piano
Followed by optional guided tour

10 October
Damask Vocal Quartet

17 October
Gabriel Pierné: Voyage au pays du tendre and Variations libres et finale
Ensemble Lumaka
Followed by optional guided tour

24 October
Piazzolla: The four seasons in Buenos Aires
Camus Trio

31 October
Mussorgsky: Pictures at an Exhibition
Shuann Chai - piano
Followed by optional guided tour

November

7 November
Herengracht Young Artist Development Studio

14 November
Francis van Broekhuizen - soprano
Followed by optional guided tour

21 November
Caroline Ansink: songs
Myra Kroese – mezzo-soprano
NN - piano

28 November
Martin: 6 Monologe aus Jedermann
Mahler: Urlicht
Ingeborg Bröcheler - alto
Mirsa Adami - piano
Klaus Bertisch & Rennik-Jan Neggers - directors
Followed by optional guided tour

December

5 December
Schubert and others
Netherlands String Quartet Academy: Cheng Quartet

12 December
Britten: excerpts from The Rape of Lucretia
Dutch National Opera Academy
Followed by optional guided tour

19 December
Christmas Carols

January

9 January
Lombardi Sirmen, Rihm
Dostoyevsky Quartet
in collaboration with String Quartet Biennale Amsterdam

16 January
Puccini, Gounod
Sterre Kooi - mezzo-soprano
Jaap Kooi - piano
Followed by optional guided tour

23 January
Davies, Body, Shostakovich
Behn Quartet
in collaboration with String Quartet Biennale Amsterdam

30 January
P.D.Q. Bach
Wind players of the Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra
Followed by optional guided tour

February

6 February
Schubert: excerpts from Winterreise
Coco Collective

13 February
Woong Su Kim - baritone
Anastasia Grishutina - piano
in collaboration with International Student LiedDuo Competition
Followed by optional guided tour

20 February
Berio, Bach, Johnson
James Oesi – double bass

27 February
‘Lunch à la carte’
Jannelieke Schmidt - soprano
Jorne van Bergeijk - baritone
Charlie Bo Meyering - piano
Followed by optional guided tour

March

6 March
Ravel: Duo for violin and cello
Karina Korevaar - violin
Carin Nelson - cello

13 March
No concert

20 March
Mahler: excerpts from Des Knaben Wunderhorn
Esther Kuiper – mezzo-soprano
Sven Weyens - baritone
Maurice Lammerts van Bueren - piano

27 March
Villa-Lobos, Eisler, Henrique, Weill
Eisler Trio
Followed by optional guided tour

April

3 April
No concert

10 April
Bernstein, Weill, Barber
Opera Armida:
Adva Tas - soprano
Mirsa Adami - piano
Matt Lynch - director

17 April
Film music
Musicians from the Netherlands Philharmonic Chamber Ensemble
Followed by optional guided tour

24 April
Dutch National Opera Academy

May

1 May
Ravel, Hadjidakis
Anneleen Bijnen – mezzo-soprano
Maarten Hillenius - piano
Followed by optional guided tour

8 May
Clara Barbier Serrano - soprano
Pieter van Delden - piano
in collaboration with International Student LiedDuo Competition

15 May
No concert

22 May
No concert

29 May
Offenbach (in Dutch)
Dana Ilia - soprano
Bert Simhoffer - baritone
Jorrit van den Ham - piano
In corporation with Thalia Opera & Operette – Amsterdam

June

5 June
Ladies from the Chorus of Dutch National Opera

12 June
Beethoven: Sextet for 2 horns and string quartet
Musicians from NedPhO
Followed by optional guided tour