For the second time in its history the Orchestra of the Eighteenth Century is touring with Bach's St. Matthew Passion. Tour 124, the orchestral reunion in The Netherlands and Poland, consists of seven performances with splendid soloists, our friends of the choir Cappella Amsterdam and guest conductor Daniel Reuss.
For tour details and all the 2015 & 2016 projects click on future.
Two new dvd's with the last Warsaw recordings of Frans Brüggen and his Orchestra have just appeared.
The recordings of the Beethoven Piano concertos No. 1 & 3 made during the festival Chopin and his Europe
in Warsaw in August 2012, are now available on dvd, both in combination with the film The Breath of an Orchestra,
a documentary by Kasia Kasica & Stanislaw Leszczynski.
Maria João Pires, Martha Argerich and the Fryderyk Chopin Institute decided to dedicate these recordings
to the memory of Maestro Frans Brüggen.
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The Orchestra of the Eighteenth Century is funded by an international group of friends
and through the generous support of the Fonds Podiumkunsten of the Netherlands.
Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 3
Maria João Pires
Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 1
Both dvd's include The Breath of the Orchestra
a documentary by Kasia Kasica &