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  • ROUSSEAU VERSUS RAMEAU

  • Sing Strong Summerconcert

    Photography © Jimmy Israel & Screenshots Livestream

    CREW

    Concept: Wishful Singing (vocal female quintet)

    Stage direction: Annechien Koerselman

    Recording: Nico de Voogd (camera), Jaap Schledorn (sound)

    Set- & Lightdesign: Annechien Koerselman

    Production: Erik Laarman & Kees Kaya

    Business manager: Anne-Christine Wemekamp

    Organisation: Stichting Wishful Singing, Amsterdam i.c.w. De Vereeniging Nijmegen


     

    premiere July 16, 2021, De Vereeniging Nijmegen

    CAST

    Singing: Anne-Christine Wemekamp (1st soprano)

    Singing: Maria Goetze (2nd soprano)

    Singing: Marleen van Os (mezzo-soprano)

    Singing: Stella Brüggen (1st alto)

    Singing: Marjolein Stots (2nd alto)

    Guest singers: Damani Leidsman, Madhu Lalbahadoersing

    Pianist: Bert van den Brink

    Singing teachers: Nicole Fiselier, Carina Vinke, Janneke Boomsma, Leonore Engelbrecht

     

  • SING STRONG!

  • SOMETHING ANIMALISTIC

  • Something animalistic

    Photography © Ben Knabe

    CREW

    Text: Anke Engelke, Leona Frommelt

    Conductor: Enrico Delamboye

    Stage direction: Annechien Koerselman

    Costumedesign: Romy Reinfeld

    Animations: Hardy Hoffmann

    Setdesign: Anja Dublanka

    Lightdesign: Annechien Koerselman & Axel Halbreiter

    WDR education: Mirjam von Jarzebowski

    Organisation: West Deutscher Rundfunk Cologne


     

    premiere november 28, 2019, WDR Rundfunkhaus Cologne (D)

    CAST

    Moderation: Anke Engelke, André Gatzke

    Orchestra: WDR Funkhausorchester

     

  • 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

  • Thank you Wayne

    Photography © WDR (Livestream)

     

    CREW

    Conductor: Wayne Marshall

    Stage direction, Set- & Lightdesign: Annechien Koerselman

    Props: Frank Sander

    Organisation: West Deutscher Rundfunk Cologne


     

    premiere July 02, 2021, WDR Rundfunkhaus Cologne (DE)

     

    CAST

    Moderation: Julia Schöning

    Orchestra: WDR Funkhausorchester

     

  • THANK YOU, WAYNE

  • The (new) Story of the Soldier

    Photography © Jeroen Snijders & Hélène van Domburg

    CREW

    Composition: Igor Strawinsky

    Text, Stage direction & Musical dramaturgy: Annechien Koerselman

    Conductor: Wim Steinmann

    Set- & Costumedesign: Tatyana van Walsum

    Lightdesign: Annechien Koerselman

    Add. composition participating song: Toek Numan

    Producer: Rotterdams Philharmonisch Orkest icw Gergiev Festival, Rotterdam


     

    premiere September 14, 2014 De Doelen, Rotterdam

    CAST

    Actor: Jeroen van Venrooij

    Musicians Domestica Rotterdam: Remko de Jager (trombone), Simon Wierenga (trumpet), Hans Wisse (bassoon), Romke Wymenga (clarinet), Laurens van Vliet (violin), Harke Wiersma (double base), Ronald Ent (percussion)

  • THE BRASSGANG

  • The Brassgang

    Photography © Anja Koehler & Sebastien Grébille

    CREW

    Idea, Concept, Stage direction: Annechien Koerselman

    Set- & Costumedesign: Nina Ball

    Lightdesign: Annechien Koerselman & Nina Ball

    Stage manager, Assistant-director: Clara Schürle

    Producer: Sonus Brass, Götziss (Austria)


     

    premiere March 25, 2017 Philharmonie Luxembourg

    CAST

    Trumpet, Actor: Stefan Dünser

    Trumpet, Actor: Attila Krako

    Horn, Actor: Andreas Schuchter

    Trombone, Actor: Wolfgang Bilgeri

    Tuba, Actor: Harald Schele

  • The Carnival of the Animals

    Photography © Anna van Kooij

    CREW

    Composition: Camille Saint-Saëns

    Text: Toon Tellegen

    Stage direction & Musical dramaturgy: Annechien Koerselman

    Costumes: Dymph Boss & Annechien Koerselman

    Lightdesign: Nico Kraeima & Bas Berensen

    Organisation: Internationaal Kamermuziekfestival Utrecht


     

    premiere July 02, 2016, TivoliVredenburg Utrecht

    CAST

    Musicians: Janine Jansen & Friends

    Janine Jansen (violin), Julia-Maria Kretz (violin) Amihai Grosz (viola), Torleif Thedéen (cello), Ying Lai Green (double bass), Clara Andrada de la Calle (flute), Martin Fröst (clarinet), Eldar Nebolsin (piano), Itamar Golan (piano), Hans Zonderop (percussion), Esther Doornink (percussion)

    Narrator: Nino Pen

    Circusartists: Anne Hack, Maud Lukassen, Merel Obbema, Sarah Roodenburg (Circusschool Diedom Utrecht), Chloë Boekhout, Merel Duffels, Keith Tannemaat (Pre eduction Circus Codarts)

  • The Garden of Earthly Delights

    Photography © Floriaan Ganzevoort & Thomas Fichter

    CREW

    Programm, Concept: Calefax Reed Quintet

    Painter The Garden of Earthly Delights: Hiëronymus Bosch

    Stage direction & Video-design: Annechien Koerselman

    Set- & Lightdesign: Floriaan Ganzevoort

    Videotechnics: Daan Hazendonk

    Organisation: Calefax Reed Quintet, Amsterdam


     

    premiere October 11, 2013, De Doelen Rotterdam

    CAST

    Calefax Reed Quintet

    Jelte Althuis (base/clarinet)

    Ivar Berix (clarinet)

    Oliver Boekhoorn (oboe)

    Raaf Hekkema (saxophone)

    Alban Wesley (bassoon)

  • 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 Musicfactory

    Photography © Ronald Knapp

    CREW

    Stage direction & Script: Annechien Koerselman

    Costumedesign: Zita Winnubst

    Set: Joris Speelman

    Lightdesign: Desirée van Gelderen

    Acting coach: Oda Buijs

    Oorkaan productions & Calefax Reed Quintet, Amsterdam


     

    premiere May 29, 2010 Concertgebouw Amsterdam

    CAST

    Calefax Reed Quintet:

    (Base)clarinet & Acting: Jelte Althuis

    Clarinet & Acting: Ivar Berix

    Oboe & Acting: Oliver Boekhoorn

    Saxophone & Acting: Raaf Hekkema

    Bassoon & Acting: Alban Wesly

  • THE MUSICFACTORY

  • 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

  • The Planets / Planeterna

    Photography © Alfonso Salgueiro Lora (The Planets)/ Nina Ball (Planeterna)

    CREW

    Philharmonie Luxembourg

    Composer: Gustav Holst

    Concept, Text, Stage direction & Musical dramaturgy: Annechien Koerselman

    Conductor: Christian Vásquez

    Set- & Costumedesign: Nina Ball

    Videodesign: Urbi et Orbi (Maaike Engels & Thomas Bouvy)

    Lightdesign: Nina Ball, Annechien Koerselman & Frank Reinard

    Theatereducation: Gilles Seyler & Jill Christophe

    Organisation: Philharmonie Luxembourg


    Konzerthuset Stockholm

    Concept, Text & Stage direction: Annechien Koerselman

    Conductor: Dalia Stasevska

    Set- & Costume design: Nina Ball

    Lightdesign: Joen Beckeld, Nina Ball, Annechien Koerselman

    Translation: Anna Rottier

    Organisation: Konserthuset Stockholm in co-production with Philharmonie Luxembourg


     

    Premiere December 12, 2015, Philharmonie Luxembourg

    Premiere February 07, 2017, Konserthuset Stockholm

    CAST

    Philharmonie Luxembourg

    Actress (Luna): Annalena Loretta Müller

    Extra's (Luna her online Friends: Carolin Everard, Catherine Giuliani, Isolde Motro, Lina Peller, Anna Schneider

    Orchestra: Orchestra Philharmonique du Luxembourg


    Konzerthuset Stockholm

    Actress (Luna): Philomène Grandin

    Extra's (Luna her online Friends: Jenne Jernberg Ralphsson, Linnea Gillberg, Maria Bergenfalk, Vilma Kollberg, Aurora Gardler

    Orchestra: Kungliga Filharmonikerna

  • THE SOMEWHAT DIFFERANDRÉNT CARNIVAL CONCERT

  • The somewhat differandrént Carnival Concert

    Photography © WDR (Livestream)

    CREW

    Conductor: Rasmus Baumann

    Text: Simone Höft & Natascha Breuers

    Stage direction: Annechien Koerselman

    Televisieregie: Daniel Harbecke

    Set design: Anja Dublanka

    Props: Barbara Cibis

    Costumes: Melissa Müller

    Lightdesign: Annechien Koerselman i.c.w. Martin Cohaus

    Sound: Tobias Nievelstein

    WDR Music Education & editorial office: Mirjam von Jarzebowski

    Organisation: West Deutscher Rundfunk Cologne


     

    premiere February 14, 2021, WDR Rundfunkhaus Cologne (DE)

    CAST

    Moderation: André Gatzke & Carsten Haffke as Dackl

    Singers: Mirko Bäumer (Bläck Föös), Bastian Campmann (Kasalla)

    Orchestra: WDR Funkhausorchestra