Dutch National Opera & Ballet present

Lunch concerts every tuesday

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A MUSICAL TREAT DURING LUNCH BREAK

Duration 0:30

Free concert

Almost every Tuesday at 12:30 - from September to May, with the exception of the Christmas period and public holidays - you can enjoy a free lunch concert in the foyer of Dutch National Opera & Ballet.

Coproduction with the Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra|Netherlands Chamber Orchestra

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.

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.

GUIDED TOUR

On some dates you can join a tour behind the scenes of one hour, after the lunch concert, starting at 13.15.  You can reserve a place at the box office or by calling 020 625 5455. Price: € 9,50/€ 7,50 (CKV, Student, Stadspas).
More information is available at the box office of Dutch National Opera & Ballet. See operaballet.nl/guided-tours our regular guided tours.

 

Programme

 

October 2018

2 October
Cody Quattlebaum - bass-baritone
Daan Boertien - piano
in collabaration with Dutch National Opera Studio

9 October
Lucas van Lierop - tenor
Daan Boertien - piano
in collabaration with Dutch National Opera Studio
Followed by optional guided tour

16 October
Gloria Giurgola - soprano
Erik García - piano
in collabaration with Dutch National Opera Studio

23 October
Mahler, Debussy and Tsjaikovski
Robert Kops - tenor
Ad Broeksteeg - piano
Followed by optional guided tour

30 October
Wagner and Stanford
Jaap Sletterink - bass
NN - piano

November 2018

6 November
Myroslav Skoryk
Oleksandra Lenyshyn - soprano
Oresta Lenyshyn - violin
Brian Fieldhouse - piano
Followed by optional guided tour

13 November
in collabaration with Dutch National Opera Studio

20 November
Berlioz a.o..
Vocal programme in collobaration with Studio32

27 November
Brahms, Jenner, Herzogenberg and Ned Rorem
Damask Vocal Quartet:
Katharine Dain - soprano
Marine Fribourg - mezzo-soprano
Drew Santini - baritone
Guy Cutting - bass
Flore Merlin - piano

December 2018

4 December
in collabaration with Dutch National Opera Studio
Followed by optional guided tour

11 December
in collabaration with Dutch National Opera Studio

18 December
Christmas Carols
Oleksandra Lenyshyn - soprano
Marieke Reuten - alto
Richard Prada - tenor
Ian Spencer - bass
Carole Spencer - flute
Brian Fieldhouse - piano
Followed by optional guided tour

January 2019

8 January
Bellini, Tsjaikovski, Verdi a.o.
Caroline Cartens - soprano
Irina Sisoyeva - piano

15 January
in collabaration with Dutch National Opera Studio

22 January
English or British?
Ian Spencer - bass
James Pollard - piano

29 January
Concert in collabaration with Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra
Followed by optional guided tour

February 2019

5 February
Händel
Cameron Shahbazi - countertenor
Ensemble Baroque & Beyond:
Tomasz Aleksander Plusa - violin
Pietro Battistoni - violin
Clara Sawada - violin
Aleksandra Kwiatkowska - violin
Imke Jansen - viola
Nina Hitz - cello
Mattia Corso - contrabass
Earl Christy - theorbo

12 February
in collabaration with Dutch National Opera Studio

19 February
Vasquez and Rota
Lefko Trio:
Carlos Giménez Martinez - soprano saxophone
Mateusz Pusiewicz - baritone saxophone
Aliya Ishakova - piano

26 February
Padding, Szentpali, Rachmaninov a.o.
David Kutz - tuba
Marta Liébana - piano
Followed by optional guided tour

OFFMarch 2019

5 March
Dutch National Opera Studio/Opera Forward Festival

12 March
Concert in collabaration with Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra
Followed by optional guided tour

19 March
Céleste Zewald - clarinet
Jaap Kooi - piano

26 March
Sjostakovitsj: From Jewish Folk Poetry
Opera Armida:
Adva Tas - soprano
Liza van der Peijl - alto
Richard Prada - tenor
Mirsa Adami - piano
Matt Lynch - director

April 2019

2 April
Concert in collabaration with Dutch National Opera Academy
Followed by optional guided tour

9 April
Cantaloube a.o.
Jeanneke van Buul - soprano
Susan Ball - piano
Followed by optional guided tour

16 April
in collabaration with Dutch National Opera Studio

23 April
Wagner: Das Liebesmahl der Apostel
Men's choir conducted by Bas Kuijlenburg
Followed by optional guided tour

May 2019

7 May
Dvořák: Biblische Lieder und Zigeunermelodien
Dana Ilia - soprano
Peter Lockwood - piano
Followed by optional guided tour

21 May
Caroline Ansink: songs
Myra Kroese - mezzo-soprano
Caroline Ansink - alto flute
Lodewijk Spanjaard - cello

28 mei
Caldara
Ensemble Stile Galante
Conductor: Stefano Aresi

(Note: this concert lasts ± 40 minutes)

June 2019

4 June
Marieke Reuten - alto
NN - contrabass
Followed by optional guided tour