Domestica Rotterdam

Domestica Rotterdam

Domestica Rotterdam is an ensemble formed in 1997 by musicians from the Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra. The ensemble’s focus is in unusual repertoire and arrangements, concerts, chamber operas and (educational) musical theatre.

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Agenda 2019

26 May, Concertgebouw: Carnaval des Animaux, a family concert

 

Upcoming concerts 2019-2020

Women – Musical stories about extraordinary women

  1. Clara Schumann, her story and music
  2. Anna Magdalenda Bach, the talented woman and musician
  3. Lucrezia Borgia, femme fatale and lover
  4. Mona Lisa, imagining woman
  5. Maria, the holy virgin and the woman in religion
  6. Etty Hillesum, a story about the Second World War
  7. Mary Stuart, the power(lessness) of a monarch

Media

Productions

De Achterblijvers, a production about ‘those who stayed behind’ in times of war.
Direction: Elsina Jansen. Soloists: Henk Neven, Marjolein Niels

 

Liefde, a love story.
Story telling: Kaat Haest. Soloist: Thomas Triesschijn

 

Le vin herbé, Frank Martin.
Opera O.T.

 

Kwasi & kwame – The Two Hearts of Kwasi Boachi, Jonathan Dove
Opera O.T.

 

Music and emotions, lecture and concert at Wavelength Festival Leiden

 

Compositions

Now & Wow, a composition by Hans Koolmees
April 2018

 

Zwermen, a composition by Jannum Kruidhof – student at Codarts
January 2019

 

Arrangements

 

Goldberg, arrangement of Bach – Goldberg Variations by Jan Willem Nelleke
May 2018

 

Liefde [‘love’], arrangement of Monteverdi – Lamento della Ninfa by Jan Willem Nelleke
January 2019

 

Talent programme

One of the collaborations with Codarts, University of the Arts.
Horn student class – September 2018

Concert with Hawijch Elders, winner of the ‘Domestica Prijs’ at the Prinses Christina Concours (young musicians competition), – violin, April 2017

 

Slide show

Photo’s © Hélène van Domburg
Wavelength Festival & In Europa © Salih Kilic

 

 

Contact information

Wim Steinmann Artistic Director
Email wimsteinmann@domesticarotterdam.nl
Telephone +31 [0] 10-290 77 26
Cell phone +31 [0] 6-55 89 82 41
Eelco Beinema Programming
Email eelcobeinema@domesticarotterdam.nl
Telephone +31 [0] 70-360 70 13
Fien Duijnmayer Business manager
Email fien@domesticarotterdam.nl
Telephone +31 [0] 6-127 186 35