"Five
extremely
gifted dutch
gents"

who almost made the reed quintet seem the best musical format on the planet. - The Times

More about Calefax
The human organ

The human organ

Calefax brings the most beautiful organ music to concert halls in the Netherlands, England and Wales from 27 October untill 15 December.

Calefax Composers Competition 2019

Calefax Composers Competition 2019

Calefax invites composers of all ages and nationalities to participate in the 12th annual Composers Competition for Reed Quintet.

Fall

Fall

Together with theatre company Schweigman& we bring a musical ode to falling from 20 september to 21 november, in which we look our fears in the eye.

concert calendar

Calefax tours six to eight concertprogrammes per season in the Netherlands and tours abroad to a.o. the USA, China, Japan, UK, Eastern-Europe and Germany.

Thu 26 Sep 20.30 Fall Chassé Theater Breda / NL Info Tickets
Sat 28 Sep 20.15 Fall De Warande Turnhout / BE Info Tickets
Wed 2 Oct 20.00 Fall Zwolse Theaters Zwolle / NL Info Tickets
Wed 9 Oct 20.15 Fall Stadstheater Arnhem Arnhem / NL Info Tickets
Mon 14 Oct 19.30 Fall Internationaal Theater Amsterdam Amsterdam / NL Info Tickets
Wed 16 Oct 20.15 Fall Het Nationale Theater Den Haag / NL Info Tickets

News

Calefax Composers Competition 2019

Calefax Composers Competition 2019

Calefax invites composers of all ages and nationalities to participate in the 12th annual Composers Competition for Reed Quintet.

illustrations Dido & Aeneazz – Hedy Tjin

illustrations Dido & Aeneazz – Hedy Tjin

Artist Hedy Tjin made beautiful felt pen illustrations for our project Dido & Aeneazz with renowned trumpeter Eric Vloeimans.

New album: Dido & Aeneazz

New album: Dido & Aeneazz

Out now: our new album Dido & Aeneazz! A recomposition of Henry Purcell’s Dido and Aeneas by Raaf Hekkema, combined with newly-composed music by Eric Vloeimans.