A programme by Performing Arts Fund NL to promote Dutch music, theatre and dance abroad.
02 May. → 10 May. '19Talinn, Estonia

ISCM World Music Days 2019

Bart de Vrees. Photo: Mihai Cucu
Dutch Performing Arts and Nieuw Geneco jointly promote the seven Dutch composers whose work will be performed at ISCM World Music Days 2019. This year's edition takes place from 2-10 May 2019 in Tallinn, Estonia.
Dutch Performing Arts and Nieuw Geneco (New Association of Dutch Composers) join forces to promote the seven Dutch or Netherlands-based composers that have been selected by ISCM's international jury for the festival in Tallinn.

Selected composers
Mayke Nas - 'Down the Rabbit-Hole'
Friday 3 May 2019, 19:00 atEstonia Concert Hall

Christiaan Richter - 'Droplets III'
Friday 3 May 2019, 22:00 at Estonian Academy of Music and
Theatre, Opera Studio

Vlad Chlek - 'Wood Painting'
Friday 3 May 2019, 23:00 at Estonian Academy of Music and
Theatre, Chamber Hall

Jasna Veličković - 'Remote Me'
Sunday 5 May 2019, 15:00 at Radio Studio One (Estonian National Broadcasting)

Alfred Momotenko Levitsky - 'Na strastnoy'
Monday 6 May 2019, 17:30 at St. John’s Church in Tartu

Bart de Vrees - 'For Flute or Piano or Mandolin or Percussion or Bassoon or Guitar or Violin or Harp or Clarinet or……….'
Wednesday 8 May 2019, 18:30 & 21:00 at Kanuti Gildi Saal

Vanessa Lann - 'The Bird That Was Trapped Has Flown'
Thursday 9 May 2019 19:00 at Tallinn Song Festival Grounds,
Glass Hall

Dutch reception and talk
On 3 May 2019 Dutch Performing Arts and Nieuw Geneco organise a Dutch reception. The reception offers ample opportunity for composers, musicians and other music professionals to network.
In collaboration with the Estonian Academy of Music and Theatre, Dutch Composers NOW organises a talk and discussion with the Dutch composers.

Visit the ISCM website for an overview of all international composers selected for the festival.

About ISCM World Music Days
Every year the the annual festival of ISCM (International Society for Contemporary Music) is organised by a different host. The festival presents music from each of ISCM's members, showcasing the incredible diversity of the musical practice in our time.
ISCM WMD showcases a wide range of contemporary music. The festival mainly focuses on choral music in its various expressions of genre and style. The festival also experiments between music and other fields of art, including the intersections between music and architecture, theatre, audiovisual art and literature.