Become a friend

Become a

As a Friend of Calefax you can help to enrich and revitalise the musical landscape. You will contribute towards one of Calefax’ most important missions: expanding the repertoire of the reed quintet, thus elevating the status of this genre to the same level as that of the string quartet.

Using the Friends’ contributions, Calefax creates new scores and strengthens relations with internationally renowned composers. Working with its own publishing house, the Calefax Edition, Calefax shares its repertoire with reed quintets throughout the world.

You too can contribute by choosing to support Calefax structurally through one of the Friend options listed below.


from €100 a year, you receive
• a surprise package on first registration
• the digital Friends newsletter
• an invitation to the annual Friends Day


from €250 a year, you receive the same as the Scout, plus:
• an exclusive invitation to attend a rehearsal, masterclass or
recording session of Calefax twice a year.


from €500 a year, you receive the same as the Discoverer, plus:
• a workshop together with composers / musicians headed up by musicians of Calefax once a year.
(for participants of all levels, musical experience not a prerequisite)

one-off donation

If you would like to support Calefax, one-off donations of any amount are most welcome too. Our ING bank account number is NL13INGB0007099798.