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WaterWalks #4: IJmeer
On June 4th and 5th, LUDWIG and StrandLAB Almere present WaterWalks IJmeer: a two-day explorational walk along the IJmeer. This entire weekend…
Ludwig & Barbara Hannigan
NTR Zaterdagmatinee: LUDWIG & Barbara Hannigan soprano/conductor. New arrangements of two Kurt Weill songs for Barbara’s 50th birthday: Youkali & Lost in the Stars.
WaterWalks #3: IJmeer
On a wet and windy day Li An Phoa and Quirine Winkler explored the IJmeer as a pilot for WaterWalks IJmeer 2021,…
The heavenly life
LUDWIG, in a small line-up, throws itself into Mahler’s Fourth Symphony, his ode to the Heavenly Life. But before we reach the…
WaterWalks #2: Song of the Ox
After the first edition of WaterWalks in October 2019 alongside the river Amstel with Li An Phoa, Quirine Winkler and Kate Moore…
Lucie in the convent
A programme around Vivaldi and the performing practice in the Ospedale della Pietà, a convent for orphan girls where he taught. To…
LUDWIGS Ballroom Band
Dance to live music with LUDWIGs Ballroom Band! If you’re a beginner or advanced, come in jeans or full dancing gear, want to…
Brainwave #4 LUDWIGS Ballroom Band
Dance to live music with LUDWIGs Ballroom Band! If you’re a beginner or advanced, come in jeans or full dancing gear, want to…
WaterWalks #1: River Amstel
Drinkable Rivers and LUDWIG joined forces along the riverbanks of the Amstel. This was the first edition of Waterwalks – an exploration…
Hart & Ziel
NPO Radio 4 closes the Hart & Ziel (Heart & Soul) top 300 classical pieces with a festival in TivoliVredenburg. The heart…
La Passione
Barbara Hannigan releases her second album as soprano and conductor with Dutch orchestra LUDWIG, following on from Crazy Girl Crazy which won the 2018…
Drowned Land Pop-up Museum
On May 25th and 26th 2019 LUDWIG initiated and curated a pop-up museum Drowned Land in the Compagnietheater Amsterdam dedicated to rising…
The Rake's Progress
After doing The Rake’s arias in Amsterdam in 2014 it seemed very tempting to dream about a full version of Rake’s. Barbara…
Moonlight Serenade
Great artists of all times have been inspired by the same moon. For this programme we chose three different visions that take…
Brainwave #3 Past Present Future
LUDWIG performs the early groundbreaking experiments from avant-garde composers from the twentieth century and connects them to the pioneers of now: which…
Queen Tania
The pride of Curaçao as Cleopatra in Amsterdam. The flamboyant mezzo-soprano Tania Kross has for years been the musical face of the…
Summer night’s concert (Bodrum Music Festival)
A summer night’s concert on Bodrum harbour, inspired by the Arabian Nights: Tuesday 7 August 2018, Bodrum Music Festival, Turkey.  
Bach Festival Doordrecht
Together with Cappella Amsterdam, LUDWIG will open the Dordrecht Bach Festival with a spectacular concert on the theme of the festival: light.…
Crazy Girl Crazy
In 2017 LUDWIG and Barbara Hannigan toured Europe together, with Alban Berg’s Lulu suite and a fantastic arrangement of George Gershwin’s music…
LUDWIG bij je thuis (LUDWIG at home)
LUDWIG will give home concerts for anyone in Amsterdam on Sunday 3 December 2017, at 4.30 or 8 p.m. Go to thuis.ludwiglive.nl,…
Nostalgia and ecstasy
LUDWIG with Rosanne van Sandwijk (soprano) and Ralph van Raat (piano). LUDWIG ponders on bygone days, taking the early twentieth-century American masters…
LUDWIG in the woods (Oranjewoud Festival)
LUDWIG and the Oranjewoud Festival are embarking on a multi-year partnership, with LUDWIG as an artistic partner of the rapidly developing festival.…
Brainwave #2 Music as medicine
In Brainwave #2 Music as Medicine LUDWIG presented the current status of the research into the positive influence of music on people…
La Folle Journee
LUDWIG performs at Europe’s most remarkable festival with a colourful arrangement for wind instruments. On 4 and 5 February we will be…
Brainwave #1 Music and Identity
In Brainwave #1 LUDWIG explored the ever interesting topic of Music and Identity. Why is it we love certain kinds of music…
Buma Classical Convention
At Buma Classical Convention in TivoliVredenburg Utrecht, LUDWIG collected live (!) neural biofeedback during three different concerts. The audience was the test…
Sans Paroles
Schubert’s string quintet in C and Mozart’s clarinet quintet need no introduction – these masterpieces have easily stood the test of time.…
Animal crackers! (Beestenboel)
Animal crackers! For World Animal Day, LUDWIG gives a concert in the Netherlands Broadcasting Music Centre’s Family Series. With pieces from Carnival…
Mito Settembre Musica
LUDWIG and Barbara Hannigan continue their award-winning collaboration and will be performing together at MITO Settembre Musica. 3 September 2016 Giovanni Agnelli…
Classical Next
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4 May Concert
Back to Amsterdam – an hour of magnificent music with an invited speaker. LUDWIG is greatly honoured to be giving the 4…
Histoire du Soldat
Igor Stravinsky’s masterpiece with live-painted projections by Norman Perryman at the conference on the Global Digital Content Market, Geneva. LUDWIG has been…
Feast of wind instruments at the Concertgemaal
Shall we gather at the river? LUDWIG will play at the Concertgemaal, the ideal place to raise water to a higher plane.…
Hart & Ziel
Closing concert for Hart & Ziel (Heart & Soul) Week 2015 LUDWIG has put together a programme full of passion and longing…
Festival van Vlaanderen
"Can’t wait to be with LUDWIG again for our SECOND DATE!!!" Vorig jaar maakte Barbara Hannigan haar officiële Nederlandse debuut als dirigent/sopraan…
LUDWIG Dulcimer and pump organ
Oddities in the spotlight. LUDWIG has drawn inspiration from the dulcimer and the pump organ: both the Hungarian cimbalom and the harmonium…
LUDWIG & Rosanne van Sandwijk
Songs of passion and melancholy at the Amsterdam Grachtenfestival. The Zuiderkerk will be the scenery for a summer program, a musical expedition…
LUDWIG’s soundbox research
Whispering programme for four percussionists. A programme for four percussionists that makes use of all of Dre Wapenaar’s Soundbox Pavilion’s qualities, with…
LUDWIG, Remy & Cristina
A Mediterranean cross-over adventure. Two leading soloists joint LUDWIG in a Mediterranean cross-over adventure: harpist Remy van Kesteren embarks on a flamenco…
Kinder Mattheüs
The St Matthew Passion for the next generation Kinder Mattheüs (Matthew for children) is a multidisciplinary performance for young people aged six…
Dutch Harp Competition
With harpist Remy van Kesteren and the stunning mezzo-soprano Cristina Zavalloni, LUDWIG will play a passionate programme in the Vredenburg Friday and…
Christmas with LUDWIG
Christmas as seen by the shepherds. How did the shepherds spend the longest nights of the year? LUDWIG has put together a…
Martinmas at the Zuiderkerk
LUDWIG would like to celebrate its housewarming with you! Tuesday 11 November 2014, 6 p.m., Zuiderkerk, Amsterdam.   LUDWIG and 24classics.com in…
Huis, tuin & keuken
Features of everyday life in a far-from-everyday programme on Tuesday 23 September 2014, 8.15 p.m., Civic Hall, Hilversum Town Hall. Nadia Wijzenbeek,…
Picnic @ the Olympic II
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LUDWIG & Rosanne Philippens
A musical spectacle inspired by the Paris salons of the 1920s at the Amsterdam Canal Festival. On 22 August LUDWIG, together with…
Nacht van Electra
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LUDWIG Loves Barbara
The ‘ZaterdagMatinee’ in the Concertgebouw Amsterdam gave Barbara Carte Blanche for three days and Barbara suggested singing/conducting a programme with LUDWIG. On…
Beethoven at War
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Ludwig & Tania
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LUDWIG & Osiris Trio
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LUDWIG & Jussen
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Picnic @ the Olympic
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Ludwig im Riesen
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Ludwig & Christiane Stotijn
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Indiegames
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A Truly British Afternoon
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In the Beginning
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