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, watch the videos and reserve the ensemble of your choice. Reservations start from 12 midday on Thursday 23 November. The day before our performance at the Concertgebouw with the international star Barbara Hannigan, […]

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. The Oranjewoud Festival and LUDWIG are both young, dynamic organizations that focus on broad audience participation. Their respective artistic directors Yoram Ish-Hurwitz and Peppie Wiersma share a passion for presenting in an adventurous […]

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 playing Arthur Honegger’s masterpiece Le Roi David in the original 1921 arrangement at La Folle Journée in Nantes, in partnership with conductor Daniel Reuss and the Ensemble Vocal de Lausanne.

Crazy Girl Crazy

In December 2017 LUDWIG and Barbara Hannigan toured Europe together, with Berg’s Lulu suite and Gershwin’s Girl Crazy Suite.

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 as its sources – but our own younger generation is also heard: Joey Roukens describes his string quartet Ecstasy as “a single wild outpouring of rushing, ecstatic energy … exuberant and euphoric, with […]

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 with specific brain disorders. Professor Erik Scherder highlighted the latest developments in research on dementia, Music and Memory engaged the audience with special Ipod playlists for elderly dementia patients, Papageno Foundation presented their […]