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Simplexity pianoduo

Messiaen, Crumb, Van Parys & De Brauwer

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Sun 13 Jan 2019 -16.00
Concert hall
start 16.00
expected end time 17.25

Standard €17.00

Reduction -26 €8.50

Reduction 65+ €15.30

Excl. booking fee and forwarding costs

The cosmos through the ears of contemporary composers

Giving earthly form to the sound of the universe: that is what Messiaen did in his Visions de l'amen, in which he expressed 'a theological heavenly vault'. In his Makrokosmos, Crumb also tries to capture the vast elusiveness of the stars. In the hands of the Simplexity piano duo, these two milestones of 20th century piano literature orbit the cosmically resonant work of Annelies Van Parys and Jeroen De Brauwer.

programme

George Crumb (1929)
Selection from Makrokosmos

Olivier Messiaen (1908-1992)
Selection from Visions de l’amen

Annelies Van Parys (1975)
Résonances

Jeroen De Brauwer (1983)
Concerning the Cosmos (world premiere, commissioned by Concertgebouw Brugge)

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George Crumb (1929)
Selection from Makrokosmos

Olivier Messiaen (1908-1992)
Selection from Visions de l’amen...

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performers

Simplexity piano duo:
Lukas Huisman & Ivo Delaere: piano

Sun 13 Jan 2019 -16.00
Concert hall
start 16.00
expected end time 17.25

Standard €17.00

Reduction -26 €8.50

Reduction 65+ €15.30

Excl. booking fee and forwarding costs

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