"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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Calefax' live streams

Calefax' live streams

Calefax streams gems of the video archive live on a regular basis with the musicians ready to answer all your questions in the chat. Check out the live stream concert calendar or watch the earlier streams.

Calefax Composers Competition 2020

Calefax Composers Competition 2020

Calefax invites composers of all ages and nationalities to participate in the 13th annual Composers Competition for Reed Quintet. New this year is an online workshop for composers in which all five members of the quintet will answer all the questions.

Enjoy Calefax at Home

Enjoy Calefax at Home

Check out our new platform 'Enjoy Calefax at home’! While we are currently unable to perform at live concerts we do want to offer you new ways to enjoy our music online. Find our upcoming live streams here, gain new insights with our video's and read about our experiences and tips in these challenging times.

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.

Sat 6 Jun 19.30 tour new zealand 2020 – cancelled Nelson Centre of Musical Arts Nelson/ NZ Info Tickets
Mon 8 Jun 19.30 tour new zealand 2020 – cancelled The Public Trust Building Wellington / NZ Info Tickets
Wed 10 Jun 19.30 tour new zealand 2020 – cancelled MTG Century Theatre Napier / NZ Info Tickets
Thu 11 Jun 19.30 tour new zealand 2020 – cancelled Gallagher Centre for Performing Arts Hamilton / NZ Info Tickets
Sat 13 Jun 19.30 tour new zealand 2020 – cancelled 4th Wall Theatre New Plymouth / NZ Info Tickets
Sun 14 Jun 17.00 tour new zealand 2020 – cancelled The Globe Theatre Palmerston North / NZ Info Tickets

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Calefax Composers Competition 2020

Calefax Composers Competition 2020

Calefax invites composers of all ages and nationalities to participate in the 13th annual Composers Competition for Reed Quintet.

Let us take you by the hand

Let us take you by the hand

The Calefax musicians enhanced a new video collection with a personal touch. This collection of existing as well as brand new clips of concerts and tours offers a unique way to explore Calefax’s history of no less than 35 years.

Live streams

Live streams

In these uncertain times due to the Coronavirus we still want to provide you our music. Find our live stream concert calendar here.