Theatrical Concert

  • HET (NIEUWE) VERHAAL VAN DE SOLDAAT

  • IS JAZZ MUSIC TOO

  • Jungleboogy

    Photography © Robert Verhoeve, Anne Ammerlaan, Anne Müller, Annechien Koerselman

    CREW

    Stage direction & Script: Annechien Koerselman

    Musical dramaturgy: Dividivi3 & Annechien Koerselman

    Set- & Costumedesign: Anne Ammerlaan

    Productionleader: Dividivi3, Amsterdam

    Organisation: Dividivi3 Amsterdam


     

    Opening August 10, 2019, The Canalfestival, Amsterdam

    CAST

    Flute & Acting: Rieneke Brink (Dividivi3)

    (Alto)Oboe & Acting: Paloma de Beer (Dividivi3)

    Bassclarinet & Acting: Ilse Eijsink (Dividivi3)

  • KERSTPASSIE

  • MARFOESJKA & DE VORST

  • Noah the (almost) last Beaver

    Screenshots © Tonkünstler Wien

     

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    Conductor: Aziz Sadikovic

    Concept, Stage direction & Text: Annechien Koerselman

    Musical dramaturgy: Annechien Koerselman, Sara Franchini & Veronika Prünster

    Set- & Costumedesign: Nina Ball

    Lightdesign: Annechien Koerselman i.c.w. Herbert Baireder

    Tonkünstler musical education department: Lena Jäger (2020) / Sara Franchini & Veronika Prünster (2021)

    Organisation: Tonkünstler Wien (AT)


     

    premiere March 20, 2022, Festspielhaus St. Pölten (AT)

     

    CAST

    Actor: Florian Hackspiel (Noah)

    Orchestra: Tonkünstler Wien

     

  • NOAH, THE (ALMOST) LAST BEAVER

  • NOWELL

  • Nowell

    Photography © Unknown

    CREW

    Stage direction: Annechien Koerselman

    Producer: Vocal Quartet Quatre Bouches, Amsterdam


     

    premiere December 17, 2011, Leersum

    CAST

    Vocal Quartet Quatre Bouches:

    Bauwien van der Meer (soprano)

    Petra Ehrismann (alto)

    Gerben Houba (tenor)

    Michel Poels (bariton)

    Wim Voogd (piano)

  • OH TREE OF WONDER

  • ON THE NIGHT PLAIN

  • On the Night Plain

    Photography © Ben Bonouvrier

    CREW

    Idea & Musical dramaturgy: String Quartet Biennale

    Composition: Arvo Pärt, Steve Reich, Pascal Dusapin, Valentin Silvestrov, Henryk Górecki, Mortin Feldman, Kevin Volans, Terry Riley

    Concept & Stage direction: Annechien Koerselman

    Setdesign: Ascon de Nijs

    Lightdesign: Jeroen Smith

    Productionleader: Sanne Bouman

    Organisation: String Quartet Biennale Amsterdam


     

    premiere January 31, 2020 Muziekgebouw aan het IJ Amsterdam

    CAST

    Arditti Quartet: Irvine Arditti (violin), Ashot Sarkissjan (violin), Ralf Ehlers (viola), Lucas Fels (cello)

    Calder Quartet: Benjamin Jacobson (violin), Tereza Stanislav (violin), Jonathan Moerschel (viola), Eric Byers (cello)

    Signum Quartet: Florian Donderer (violin), Annette Walther (violin), Xandi van Dijk (viola), Thomas Schmitz (cello)

  • OPENING BACHFESTIVAL 2016

  • Opening Bachfestival 2016

    Photography © Unknown

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    Composer: Reza Namavar & Johan Sebastian Bach

    Conductor: Etienne Siebens

    Stage director & stage-manager: Annechien Koerselman

    Light & Sounddesign: Roland van Meel

    Producer: Liselotte Gatzen

    Organisation: The Bachfestival Dordrecht


     

    premiere September 16, 2016, Energiehuis Dordrecht

    CAST

    Soprano: Johannette Zomer

    Klavecimbel: Bart Naessens

    Brassensemble: Neos Brass Ensemble w.t.c.o.brassplayers of Jubal Dordrecht, Crescendo Sliedrecht, the Dordtse Phil, and the Bigband ToBe Dordrecht

  • 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 Canalfestival 2017

    Photography © Ronald Knapp & Beeldjutters

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    Concept & Stage direction: Annechien Koerselman

    Costumedesign: Vera Selhorst

    Videodesign: Beeldjutters (Julian Van Buul, Vincent Vriens)

    Lightdesign: Jeroen Smith

    Sounddesign: Marc Baijens

    Stage manager: Janine van der Molen

    Programmer: Mirjam Wijzenbeek

    Executive Producer: Lina de Heer

    Organisation: The Canalfestival Amsterdam


     

    premiere August 11, 2017 Kloveniersburgwal, Amsterdam

    CAST

    Musicians: Sophiko Simsive (piano), Daahoud Salim (composition & piano), Rosanne Philippens (violin), Aristos Quartet (stringquartet), Pannonica Saxophone Quartet, Michael Wilmering (baritone) & Daahoud Salim Quintet (jazz)

    Moderator: Dieuwertje Blok

  • Opening Canalfestival 2018

    Photography © Melle Meivogel & Robert Verhoeve

    CREW

    Concept, Stage direction & Props: Annechien Koerselman

    Costumedesign: Margot Koudstaal

    Lightdesign: Jeroen Smith

    Sound: Marc Baijens

    Stage manager: Roland van Lammers Toorenburg

    Programmer: Lestari Scholtes

    Productionleading: Lisanne van Wijk

    Organisation: Het Grachtenfestival Amsterdam


     

    premiere Augustus 10, 2018, Zuiderkerk Amsterdam

    CAST

    Musicians: Ella van Poucke (Cello), Camiel Boomsma (piano), Babylon Quartet (Leonid Nikishin - violin, Danielle Daoukayeva - violin, Kellen McDaniel - viola, William McLeish -cello), Sanne Rambags Trio (Sanne Rambags - singing, Joost Lijbaart - drums, Jesse Schilderink - saxophone), Merlijn Runia (singing), Jornt Duyx (guitar), Caravan (Julian Schneemann - piano & composition, Jawa Manla - Ud, Emmy Storms - violin, Jeroen Batterink - percussion)

    Actor: Reinier Demeijer

    Presentation: Dieuwertje Blok

     

  • Opening Canalfestival 2019

    Photography © Melle Meivogel & Rob van Dam

    CREW

    Concept, Stage direction & Set: Annechien Koerselman

    Costumes: Margot Koudstaal

    Light: Jeroen Smith

    Sound: Marc Baijens

    Stage manager: Karsten Stouten

    Programmer: Lestari Scholtes

    Executive Producer: Anna Schaap

    Organisation: The Grachtenfestival Amsterdam


     

    premiere 09th of augustus 2019, Zuiderkerk Amsterdam

    CAST

    Musicians: Raoul Steffani (baritone), Yang Yang Cai (piano), Dominique Vleeshouwers, Arend Bruijn (percussion), Syrene Saxofoon (Annelies Vrieswijk - alto saxophone, Evelien Jansen - dance, Niek Wagenaar - dance, Anne Suurendonk - choreographer), Cunana Ensemble (Mariana Preda - panflute, Noa Eyl - violin, Gabriel Barbalau - double base, Dani Luca - cymbalom), Kika Sprangers Trio (Kika Sprangers - saxophone & composition, Wolfert Brederode - piano, Jasper van Hulten - percussion), Pynarello en Tijn Wybenga (arrangement).

    Performer: Fay Loren

    Presentation: Dieuwertje Blok

     

  • OPENING CANALFESTIVAL 2019

  • OPENING GRACHTENFESTIVAL 2016