agenda

20140907
15:00 Edesche Concertzaal, Ede
Dirk Luijmes
88|11 for harmonium

20140913
20:30 De Lindenberg, Nijmegen
Dirk Luijmes
88|11 for harmonium

20141108
15:30 November Music, Atrium/Muzerije, 's-Hertogenbosch
Nieuw Amsterdams Peil
kaleidophonia II for ensemble and barrel organ

20150318
Muziekgebouw aan 't IJ, Amsterdam
Nieuw Amsterdams Peil
kaleidophonia II for ensemble and barrel organ

20150425
Bimhuis Amsterdam
David Kweksilber Big Band
New work for ensemble

201510
Korzo Den Haag
David Kweksilber Big Band
New work for ensemble

TBA
Josephine Bode
An Experiment on a Bird in the Air Pump
for recorder and electronics

TBA
Aldo Aranda
New work for percussion and electronics

TBA
Marij van Gorkum
New work for bass clarinet & electronics

TBA
Danny de Graan
Matthijs Koene
Marieke Schneemann
Harrie Starreveld
New work for flute, panflute, shakuhachi & electronics

TBA
trio aXolot
New work for recorder trio & electronics

TBA
Orlando Aguilar Velazquez
spin|orbit for marimba

20140425 haTeiva, Tel Aviv (ISR)
Elisenda Pujals & Ilya Ziblat Shay
Bokeh for soprano, double bass and tape

20140118 UCK Utrecht
Utrechts Blazers Ensemble
mein lieber 3-Hund for ensemble

20130905 Vredenburg Leeuwenbergh, Utrecht
Ensemble Gending
Doelen Strijkkwartet
The Semaphore Version of Wuthering Heights for string quartet & gamelan

20130424 Centro Nacional de la Música, Buenos Aires (AR)
20130427 Universidad Católica, Córdoba (AR)
20130504 conDIT/cheLA, Buenos Aires (AR)
Modelo62
Ezequiel Menalled
Hammer Smashed Phase for ensemble

20130217 Marzee, Nijmegen
Dirk Luijmes harmonium
Heleen Hulst, Emma Breedveld violin
Michael Stirling cello
De Meerval Ontraadseld for harmonium, two violins and cello

20130129 De Link, Tilburg
SPECTRA ensemble
Filip Rathé conductor
onze for ensemble

20130110 Studio LOOS, Den Haag
20130117 Dakota Theater, Den Haag
Wooden strings
String Quartet No.2 for harp and percussion

20120920 Lindenberg Huis voor de Kunsten, Nijmegen
20120921 Bosch Kunstruimte, Arnhem
20120922 Orgelpark, Amsterdam
20121007 Driekoningenkapel, Doetinchem
Dirk Luijmes harmonium
Heleen Hulst, Emma Breedveld violin
Michael Stirling cello
De Meerval Ontraadseld for harmonium, two violins and cello

20120918 Het Proeflokaal, Utrecht
Trio Kokako
Three hypotheses concerning topology in Hilbert spaces for flute, clarinet and piano

20120909 Conservatorium Utrecht, Utrecht
Ensemble Gending
How to recognise different types of trees from quite a long way away. for eight percussionists.

20120607 OBC de Heister, Bemmel
20120610 UCK, Utrecht
Utrechts Blazers Ensemble
Jussi Jaatinen conductor
Alaskazalm for ensemble

20120423 Orpheus, Apeldoorn
20120428 Conservatory the Hague
Marieke Grotenhuis accordion
Orkest de Ereprijs
Wim Boerman conductor
Kaleidophonia I for accordion and ensemble

20120406 De Spil, Roeselare (BE)
Spectra ensemble
Filip Rathé conductor
onze for ensemble

20120219 Gigant, Apeldoorn
Marieke Grotenhuis accordion
Orkest de Ereprijs
Wim Boerman conductor
Kaleidophonia I for accordion and ensemble

20120212 Someren, SCC De Ruchte
20120213 Maastricht, Theater aan 't Vrijthof
20120214 Eindhoven, Muziekgebouw Frits Philips
20120215 Leeuwarden, De Harmonie
20120216 Nijmegen, Concertgebouw De Vereeniging
20120217 Haarlem, De Philharmonie
20120218 Enschede, Muziekcentrum
20120219 Utrecht, Vredenburg Leidsche Rijn
20120220 Groningen, De Oosterpoort
20120221 Rotterdam, De Doelen
20120222 Amsterdam, Concertgebouw
Nederlands Studenten Orkest
Lucas Vis conductor
The dead hand of Plato for orchestra

20120203 Bergkerk Deventer
Marieke Grotenhuis accordion
Orkest de Ereprijs
Wim Boerman conductor
Kaleidophonia I for accordion and ensemble

20120203 Pacificatiezaal, Stadhuis, Gent (BE)
Spectra ensemble
Filip Rathé conductor
onze for ensemble

20110128 theater Kikker, Utrecht
Modelo62
Ezequiel Menalled conductor
Hammer Smashed Phase
On time dilation and synchronicity I
Eine weitere Äußerung von eine weitere Äußerung von eine Übung in Erscheinungsformen und Zusammenhang
4°K
Pale
Three hypotheses concerning topology in Hilbert spaces

20110130 Ursulinenkapel, Tilburg
Marcel Worms piano
nieuwBlauw for piano solo

20110227 Muziekgebouw aan 't IJ, Amsterdam
Ere Lievonen organ
Toccatississimo & Hyperfugue for 31 tone organ

20110415 De Doelen, Rotterdam
New Trombone Collective
Like Spinning Plates for seven trombones

20110921 Stavanger (NO)
20110923 Bergen (NO)
20110924 Oslo (NO)
Modelo62
Ezequiel Menalled conductor
Eine weitere Äußerung von eine weitere Äußerung von eine Übung in Erscheinungsformen und Zusammenhang

20111105 Concertzaal, Tilburg
Magogo Kamerorkest
Charlotte Schoeters soprano
Micha Hamel conductor
onhandig bloesemend for soprano and string ensemble
text by Ramsey Nasr

20111108 Auditorium, Fundación Carlos de Amberes, Madrid (ES)
Spectra ensemble
onze for ensemble

20111119 Academiegebouw, Utrecht
Members of the NSO
Lucas Vis conductor
Plato's flipflops from Perry small ensemble

20101212 Witte Dame, Eindhoven
20101213 Nutshuis, Den Haag
20101214 De Link, Tilburg
20101219 Museum van Bommel van Dam, Venlo
Modelo62
Ezequiel Menalled conductor
Hammer Smashed Phase
On time dilation and synchronicity I
Eine weitere Äußerung von eine weitere Äußerung von eine Übung in Erscheinungsformen und Zusammenhang
4°K
Pale
Three hypotheses concerning topology in Hilbert spaces

20101121 Bethaniënklooster, Amsterdam
Marcel Worms piano
nieuwBlauw for piano solo

20100912 Muziekgebouw aan 't IJ, Amsterdam
Ere Lievonen organ Toccatississimo & Hyperfugue for 31 tone organ

20100424 Barth Kapel, Den Haag
Klarinet Ensemble Lignum
conductor Gerbert Groot Landeweer
Syzygy & Twenty-two for clarinet ensemble

20100404 Theater Kikker, Utrecht
Marcel Worms piano nieuwBlauw for piano solo

20100313 Korzo5Hoog, Den Haag
20100314 Witte Dame, Eindhoven
Modelo62
Ezequiel Menalled conductor
Hammer Smashed Phase for ensemble

20100213 Koninklijk Conservatorium, Den Haag
Marieke Grotenhuis & An Raskin die protestantische Ethik und der Geist des Kapitalismus for accordion & bayan

20100123 20100124 20100130 20100131 20100206 Koninklijk Conservatorium, Den Haag Refraction for violin and piano
Iordens viooldagen

20091212 de Doelen, Rotterdam
20091113 Musikhochschule, Hamburg (DE)
20091105 Conservatorium, Tilburg
20091111 Toonzaal, 's-Hertogenbosch
F.C. Jongbloed On time dilation and synchronicity for quartet

20090912 Muziekgebouw aan 't IJ, Amsterdam
Holland Symfonia
conductor Etienne Siebens Temps Brisé a concerto for orchestra

20090829 Beurs van Berlage, Amsterdam
20090823 Int. muziekzomer Gelderland, Renkum
20090820 Orpheus, Apeldoorn
Carina Vinke
Fast Opera Productions Ei a chamber opera

20090516 Paleiskerk, Den Haag, Zenith Festival am Rande for piano quintet

20090426 Bergkerk, Deventer
20090425 Grote Kerk, Leeuwarden
20090424 Grote Kerk, Den Haag
conducter Peter van Heygen pull the plug for baroque orchestra

20090328 Espace Boyer, Toulouse (FR)
conductor Gerbert Groot Landeweer
Klarinet Ensemble Lignum
syzygy for clarinet ensemble

20081122 Ev. Luth. kerk, Leiden
conductor Gerbert Groot Landeweer
Klarinet Ensemble Lignum
syzygy for clarinet ensemble

20080921 Vatroslav Lisinski Small Hall, Zagreb (HR)
20080904 Bim-huis, Amsterdam
20080830 Int. Cult. Centre of Jeunesses Musicales Croatia, Groznjan
conductor Berislav Sipus Cantus Ansambl
sfumato for ensemble

20080417 Koninklijk COnservatorium, Den Haag
Maartje Kraan eine kleine Übung in Erscheinungsformen und Zusammenhang for violin solo

20070911 Kurhaus, Scheveningen conductor Ezequiel Menalled
Branding for woodwind ensemble

20070625 Koninklijk Conservatorium, Den Haag
Maartje Kraan eine kleine Übung in Erscheinungsformen und Zusammenhang for violin solo

20070504 Paradiso, Amsterdam
ASKO ensemble
conducter Bas Wiegers Punching Judy for ensemble

20070424 Royal Conservatoire, Den Haag
conducter Richard Fitzhugh to evoke Certain Things by means of ritualistic behaviour and circumstances for five trumpets and four percussion players,

20061220 Paradiso, Amsterdam
Reflex quartet
David Benque (visuals) Koraal for violin, viola, cello, double bass and tape

20060904 Koninklijk Conservatorium, Den Haag
conducter Richard Fitzhugh to evoke Certain Things by means of ritualistic behaviour and circumstances for five trumpets and four percussion players

20060505 Korzo, Den Haag
20060506 Korzo, Den Haag
Rebecca Huber, Annemarie Volten, Ronald Boersen, Ephraim van Ijzelrooij
visuals by Mellisa Cruz strngqrtt for string quartet

20060401 Scheltema, Leiden
20060402 Scheltema, Leiden
conductor Bas Wiegers Portret for ensemble

20060220 Muziekgebouw aan 't IJ, Amsterdam
Rosa Arnold & Ian van den Berk Points of Departure for two violins

20060211 Scheltema, Leiden
20060212 Scheltema, Leiden
conductor Taco Kooijstra Portret for ensemble

20050501 Hanau (DE)
John Stobart and Elisabeth Krause Automutilative automaton life for horn and violin

20050423 Muziekgebouw aan 't IJ, Amsterdam
Nieuw Ensemble
conducter Arie van Beek This godless endeavour for ensemble

20050418 Koninklijk Conservatorium, Den Haag
Judith Kuipers & Kornilios Selamtzis Pale for flute and piano

20041118 Muziekcentrum Frits Philips, Eindhoven
Thomas Oliemans & Ernst Munneke Fysica voor dichters for baritone and piano

20040504 De IJsbreker, Amsterdam
Sigrid Heydra Sober for clarinet

20040428 Royal Conservatoire, Den Haag
20040429 Royal Conservatoire, Den Haag
Natascha Morsink & José Kamminga The canary and the crow for soprano and alto

20040428 De Rode Hoed, Amsterdam
Thomas Oliemans & Ernst Munneke Fysica voor dichters for baritone and piano

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After his studies in Industrial Product Design and Musictechnology, Janco Verduin (the Netherlands, 1972) studied at the Royal Conservatory The Hague with Louis Andriessen, Martijn Padding, Gillius van Bergeijk, and Richard Ayres.

He has worked with and has written pieces for Ensemble Modelo62, Orkest de Ereprijs, SPECTRA ensemble, the Nederlands Vocaal Laboratorium, the Nieuw Ensemble, ASKO ensemble, the Croatian Cantus Ansambl, Lignum clarinet ensemble, Fast Opera Productions, Marcel Worms, An Raskin and Marieke Grotenhuis, Dirk Luijmes and Magogo Kamerorkest.

Verduin's music is performed regularly in the Netherlands and abroad, at concerts and festivals like the Gaudeamus International Muziekweek 2008, 2009 and 2010, Iordens viooldagen 2010 and November Music 2009, 2013 & 2014.

Currently he is working on new works for Nieuw Amsterdams Peil, Orlando Aguilar Velazquez, SPECTRA ensemble, recorder trio aXolot and bass clarinetist Marij van Gorkum.

Janco Verduin
Photo by Willie Jan Bons

listen

tracks 7,8 & 10 recorded by Kees van de Wiel

compositions

33 An Experiment on a Bird in the Air Pump (2014) 7'
recorder and electronics

32 keleidophonia II (2014) 23'
ensemble and barrel organ

32 Bokeh (2014) 10'
soprano, double bass and tape

30 88|11 (2013) 3'
harmonium

29 spin|orbit (2013) 20'
marimba

28 mein lieber 3-Hund (2013) 13'
3fl 2ob 2cl asx tsx bsx 3tp 3trb tb pf db

27 String Quartet No.2 (2013) 9'
hrp perc

26 How to recognise different types of trees from quite a long way away. (2012) 8'
for eight percussionists

25 Alaskazalm (2012) 12'
2fl 2ob 2cl asx tsx bsx 2hrn 2trp 2trb tb pf

24 Kaleidophonia I (2012) 15'
acc (solo) 2fl/picc cl/bcl ssx/asx ssx/brsx hrn trp 2trb tb perc pf egtr bgtr

23 The dead hand of Plato (2012) 12'
orchestra (5555.8532.6perc.hrp.str)

22 onze (2011) 5'
afl/pic cl/bcl perc pf vln vla vcl narrator(optional)

21 onhandig bloesemend (2011) 15'
for singer, narrator and string ensemble (5.5.4.3.1)

20 Like spinning plates (2011) 7'
7trb

19 De meerval ontraadseld (2012) 15'
harm 2vln vlc

18 Three hypotheses concerning topology in Hilbert spaces (2010) 10'
afl bcl pf

17 Toccatississimo & Hyperfugue (2010) 7'
for 31 tone organ & laptop

16 Eine weitere Äußerung von eine weitere Äußerung von eine kleine Übung in Erscheinungsformen und Zusammenhang (2010) 18'
fl cl tp perc pf vln, vlc db

15 4°K (2008, r.2010) 10'
fl cl perc vln vlc

14 nieuwBlauw (2010) 4'
pf

13 die protestantische Ethik und der Geist des Kapitalismus (2010) 6'
2acc (or 2bajan)

12 Portret (2006, r.2010) 11'
2fl, 2cl, 2sx, trp, cimb, hrp, 2gtr, 2perc, db

11 On time dilation and synchronicity I (2010) 6'
fl cl tp perc pf gtr vln vlc db

10 hammer smashed phase (2010) 18'
fl bcl tp perc pf egtr vln vlc db

09 Pale (2004, r.2009) 15'
fl pf

08 Ei a chamber opera (2009) 25'
alto/mezzo fl ob bs tp trb perc vln db

07 refraction (2009) 5'
vln & pf

06 Temps Brisé - a concerto for orchestra (2009) 11'
orchestra (3333 4331 timp 3perc hrp pf str)

05 Pull the Plug (2009) 7'
baroque orchestra (4rec, 4trav, 4ob, 3bs, theorbe, hrps, organ, timp, str(7.7.3.4.2))

04 eine kleine Übung in Erscheinungsformen und Zusammenhang (2007) 14'
vln

03 This godless endeavour (2005) 10'
fl ob cl perc hrp mnd gtr pf vln vla vlc db

02 The canary and the crow (2004) 4'
soprano & alto

01 Fysica voor dichters (2003) 4
baritone & pf

I have written quite a number of pieces, but if it's not on this list anymore, it is withdrawn. I do like to rewrite pieces so it might come back.