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  • Babyn Jar

    Photography © Anne Koerselman-Müller & Andrew Waller

    CREW

    Composers: Max Bruch (Kol Nidrei), Yevhen Stankovych (Babyn Jar), Johannes Brahms (Das Deutsche Requiem

    Conductor: Oksana Lyniv

    Stage-direction: Annechien Koerselman

    Stage- & Lightdesigner: Annechien Koerselman

    Producer: Pavlo & Larysa Hunka

    Chairman: Pavlo Hunka, internationally acclaimed opera singer Founder and Artistic Director, Ukrainian Art Song Project

    Organisation: Ukranian Jewish Encounter, Toronto, Canada


     

    Opening: September 29, 2016, National Opera Theatre of Ukraine, Kyiv

    CAST

    Soloists: Benjamin Butterfield (Tenor), Gal James (Soprano), Pavlo Hunka (Bass-Baritone)

    Cellist: Roman Borys

    Choir: Dumka, National Academic Choir of Ukraine

    Orchestra: Hamburg Symphony Orchestra

  • BABYN JAR

  • BOETEVERZEN

  • DES KAISERS NACHTIGALL

  • Goejanverwellesluis

    Photography © Boy Hazes

    CREW

    Idea: Baord Het Nederlands Zangtheater

    Conductor: Anthony Zielhorst

    Script & Stage direction: Annechien Koerselman

    Set- & Costumedesign: Janneke Tangelder

    Light: Femke van Kuijk & Annechien Koerselman

    Productionleader: Paul van Capelleveen

    Graphical design: Martin Hopman

    Arrangements: Jetse Bremer

    Organisation: Het Nederlands Zangtheater Amsterdam


     

    premiere March 10, 2016, Amstelkerk Amsterdam

    CAST

    Choir: Het Nederlands Zangtheater:

    Sopranos: Marja Beuk, Adelheid Brouwer, Mecheline Draafsel, Karin Nijenhuis, Alice Ruijzenaars, Carla Schaaij, Janneke Tangelder

    Altos: Maria Boschman, Yvonne Drost, Irene Elich, Renee Heeringa, Bernadette Houdijk, Martha Meerman, Ingrid Schulten, Annemiek Vos

    Tenors: Paul van Capelleveen, Jos Marcus, Hans Pijst, Hans School, Wilbert te Velde

    Basses: Georg Bröring, Tejo van Gaalen, Martin Hopman, Willem Pool, Peter Staats, Bart de Vries, Ewald de Wilde

    Accordionist: Elisa van Kesteren

  • HILDEGARD

  • KENAU DE OPERA

  • MALLE BABBE DE OPERA

  • Malle Babbe the Opera

    Photography © Joris-Jan Bos

    CREW

    Stage direction & Script: Annechien Koerselman

    Costumedesign: Jeichina Hovingh

    Business Manager: Martin ten Brinke

    Producer: Haarlemse Opera, Haarlem


     

    Premiere: Februari 12, 2012 Frans Hals Museum, Haarlem

    CAST

    Soli: Michelle Mallinger, Michel Poels, Joost van Velzen, Astrid Vrensen

    Choir: Zangstudio Haarlem o.l.v. Petra Ehrismann & Michel Poels

    Pianist: Roderigo Robles de Medina (Wachtkamer 2de klasse & Frans Hals Museum) / Thom Janssen (Meterhuis)

  • Opening Canalfestival 2016

    Photography © Ronald Knapp

    CREW

    Concept, Stage direction & Setdesign: Annechien Koerselman

    Concept & Lightdesign: Nico Kraeima

    Lichtdesign: Bas Berensen

    Sounddesign: Marc Baijens

    Stage Manager: Roland Lammers van Toorenburg

    Programmer: Mirjam Wijzenbeek

    Executive Producer: Jojanneke Poorter

    Organisation: The Canalfestival Amsterdam


     

    premiere August 12, 2016, Kloveniersburgwal, Amsterdam

    CAST

    Musicians: Ardemus Saxophone Quartet (Lisa Wyss – soprano  saxophone, Lovro Mercep – alto saxophone, Jenita Veurink – tenor saxophone, Yo–yo Su – baritone saxophone), Lip Stick Percussion Duo (Laura Trompetter, Maria Martpay), Jawa Manla - Ud, Traviata Remixed/Lotte de Beer (Alexandra Flood – soprano, Alessandro Scotto di Luzio – tenor), Jazz Quartet (Ian Cleaver – trumpet, Gideon Tazelaar – saxophone, Thomas Pol – double base, Wouter Kühne – drums),  Peter Vigh - componer, saxophone, Örs Közseghy - cello, Valentina Tóth - piano, The National Female Youthchoir u.t.l.o. Wilma ten Wolde

    Slackliner: Jobber Moltmaker

    Presentation: Dieuwertje Blok

  • OPENING GRACHTENFESTIVAL 2016

  • Stichi Pokajanije

    Photography © Jan Hordijk

    CREW

    Composer: Alfred Schnittke

    Conductor: Daniel Reuss

    Concept & Stage director: Annechien Koerselman

    Video-design: Beeldjutters (Julian Van Buul & Vincent Vriens)

    Costumedesign: Vera Selhorst

    Lightdesign: Jeroen Smith

    Organisation: Cappella Amsterdam


     

    premiere November 03, 2017 Muziekgebouw aan het IJ Amsterdam

    CAST

    Mixed Choir Cappella Amsterdam

  • The Monster in the Maze

    Photography © Monika Rittershaus, Martin Walz

    CREW

    Composer: Jonathan Dove

    Libretto: Allisdair Middleton

    Conductor: Sir Simon Rattle

    Choirmaster: Simon Halsey

    Stage director: Annechien Koerselman

    Set- & Costumedesign: Uta Materne

    Lightdesign: Annechien Koerselman & Uta Materne

    Assistant Conductor: Raphael Haeger

    Assistant Choirmaster: Tobias Walenciak

    Producer: Berliner Philharmoniker, Berlin


     

    Worldpremiere: Juni 20, 2015, Berliner Philharmonie, Berlin

    CAST

    Theseus (Tenor): Florian Hoffmann

    Dädalus (Bass-Baritone): Pavlo Hunka

    Theseus' Mutter (Mezzo-soprano): Eva Vogel

    Minos (Actor): Götz Schubert

    Minotaurus (Dancer): Gabriel Frimpong

    Choir of the Athens/the Cretans: Adults Berliner (Laien-)Sänger

    Youth Athens: Scholars of the Katholic School St. Marien, Neukölln

    Children Athens: Vokalhelden (Level 2) aus Hellersdorf, Moabit und Schöneberg

    Orchester of Berliner Philharmonikern, Scholarship Students of the Orchester-Akademie and Berliner Scholars

  • The Nightingale

    Photography © Claus Langer

    CREW

    Composition: Ugis Praulins

    Text: Elke Hoffmann

    Conductor: Nicolas Fink

    Stage direction: Annechien Koerselman

    Costumedesign: Melissa Müller

    Props: Barbara Cibis

    Setdesign: Kristina Stasch

    Lightdesign: Ingo Jaunich & Annechien Koerselman

    Editor KiRaKa: Dorothee Wepler

    WDR Musiceducation: Mirjam von Jarzebowski

    Producer: West Deutscher Rundfunk Cologne


     

    premiere October 21, 2017 WDR Rundfunkhaus Cologne

    CAST

    Nightingale: Tabea Debus, recorder

    Steward: Folker Banik

    Professor Plem/Emperor: Peter Saurbier, Moderator

    Kitchen Maid/Mrs. Nina: Nina Heuser, Moderator

    Royal Household: WDR Rundfunkchor Köln

    Piano: Yoshiko Hashimoto

  • Tinglings 2 or on tour with Alice in Wonderland...

    Photography © Boy Hazes

    CREW

    Conductor: Anthony Zielhorst

    Stage direction & Stage adaptation: Annechien Koerselman

    Costumes & Props: Janneke Tangelder

    Light: Bastiaan Schoof

    Productionleading: Karin Nijenhuis, Jeroen Singelenberg

    Organisation: Het Nederlands Zangtheater, Amsterdam


     

    premiere January 24, 2009 Amstelkerk, Amsterdam

    CAST

    Actresses: Robin Gauw, Zonne Ruijzenaars, Femke van Emmerik (Alice)

    Singing & Acting: Het Nederlands Zangtheater Amsterdam:

    Sopranos: Alice Ruijzenaars, Janneke Tangelder, Karin Nijenhuis, Mecheline Draafsel, Saskia Mijdenga

    Altos: Annemiek Vos, Annet van der Zaal, Ingrid Schulten, Irene Elich, Maria Boschman, Rene Heeringa

    Tenors: Georg Bröring, Hans Pijst, Hans School, Jos Marcus, Paul van Capelleveen, Wilbert te Velde

    Basses: Bart de Vries, Ewald de Wilde, Jeroen Singelenberg, Tejo van Gaalen

  • TINTELINGEN 2 OF OP REIS MET ALICE IN WONDERLAND...

  • WAS LAUERT DA IM LABYRINTH

  • WHAT ABOUT MARY

  • WHAT ABOUT MARY