"Five
extremely
gifted dutch
gents"

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

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Seven Locks (4+)  - sing a long concert

Seven Locks (4+) - sing a long concert

'Seven Locks' is a sing along concert by Calefax and Kiki Jaski for everyone aged four or more. On sunday 9 september we play in in Eindhoven!

Calefax & Matthew Barley

Calefax & Matthew Barley

From September we we'll tour with cellist Matthew Barley. Matthew Barley is a master cellist who feels equally at home performing Renaissance or Romantic repertoire or contemporary electronic music.

WILL YOU JOIN US ON OUR TREASURE HUNT?

WILL YOU JOIN US ON OUR TREASURE HUNT?

To celebrate our new album, we created a special app, the HIDDEN GEMS Treasure Hunt, that takes you on an exciting musical quest through different cities (in the Netherlands) with music from our new album.

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.

Fri 19 Oct 20.15 Calefax & Matthew Barley Concertgebouw De Vereeniging Nijmegen / NL Info Tickets
Sat 20 Oct 20.15 Calefax & Matthew Barley Stadsgehoorzaal Leiden / NL Info Tickets
Thu 1 Nov 20.00 Hidden Gems Grote Kerk Epe / NL Info Tickets
Sun 4 Nov 15.00 Open your Ears! (8+) Muziekgebouw aan 't IJ Amsterdam / NL Info Tickets
Wed 7 Nov 19.00 Wind Waves November Music Den Bosch / NL Info Tickets
Sun 18 Nov 16.00 Hidden Gems Nieuwe Kerk Den Haag / NL Info Tickets

News

HIDDEN GEMS #2 Pietro Locatelli

HIDDEN GEMS #2 Pietro Locatelli

The musical pearls from our new album Hidden Gems are imbued with remarkable facts and background stories. You can read them here. Thesecond piece that we highlight is Introduzione Teatrale by Pietro Locatelli.

Calefax Composers Competition 2018

Calefax Composers Competition 2018

Calefax invites composers of all ages and nationalities to participate in the 11th annual Composers Competition for Reed Quintet.

Treasure Hunt Tour #1

Treasure Hunt Tour #1

On Thursday 10 May (Ascension Day), our first HIDDEN GEMS Treasure Hunt Tour takes place in Amsterdam!