VRIJDAG

Klein Klassiek

Groningen, The Netherlands

Classical music at its smallest and most vulnerable
You will not get closer to the artists than at the Dwergenpodium, the small stage at Bar de Dwergen with intimate concerts of pop bands and classical ensembles. Academie voor Popcultuur and VRIJDAG

This is the programme of Klein Klassiek (VRIJDAG) on the Dwergenpodium:

Friday 16 Aug

14:30 - 15:15  | Barok Ensemble VRIJDAG i.c.w. Gli Limoncelli
Conducted by Tim Veldman this ensemble plays music from the 17th century in a colorful instrumental line-up with recorders, strings, guitar and harpsichord. In collaboration with the Oude Groninger Kerken Foundation, the ensemble has given many concerts in almost all churches in the city and in the surrounding area. In addition, collaboration is often entered into with the vocal ensemble Gli Limoncelli by Jankees Braaksma. This year both ensembles can be heard together again at Noorderzon in a varied program with music by Gabrieli, Rosenmüller, Sweelinck and Purcell.

16:00 - 16:45 | VRIJDAG Talenten
Carlo Sikkens and Sterren Martens are both pianists of the music talent course at VRIJDAG music school. they play works by Mozart, Diabelli, but also Einaudi and Yann Tiersen.

Saturday 17 Aug

14:30 - 15:15 | GSO Mira
The Groningen Student Orchestra Mira has been around for 50 years now and is celebrating this anniversary with what they love doing the most: giving wonderful concerts. On Noorderzon the orchestra will limit itself to a string quartet with violin, viola and cello.

16:00 - 16:45 | VRIJDAG Talenten
Carlo Sikkens and Sterren Martens are both pianists of the music talent course at VRIJDAG music school. they play works by Mozart, Diabelli, but also Einaudi and Yann Tiersen.

Saturday 24 Aug

14:30 - 15:15 | Blaaskr8 van H’67
Blaaskr8 is an ensemble formed by the harmony orchestra Harmonie'67 from Groningen. The ensemble consists of saxophones, clarinets and brass. The 8 enthusiastic wind players play a varied repertoire of mainly classical music.

16:00 - 16:45 p.m. | Accordeonorkest "Arcade"
"Arcade" is the accordion orchestra for advanced players, including Conny Essbach at VRIJDAG. In addition to classical works, their repertoire consists of lighter music. They also invite some guest musicians to Noorderzon, so come and see!