Quartet Brothers & Sisters perform at Green Lake Festival of Music in Wisconsin

The Dutch Quartet Brothers & Sisters will perform at the Green Lake Festival of Music at the end of July. The quartet consists of sisters Charlotte and Josefien Stoppelenburg, who are the vocal duo, together with the brothers Martijn and Stefan Blaak on piano. Charlotte & Josefien Stoppelenburg (alto/mezzo-soprano and soprano) form the singing duo Unique Harmony of Two Voices. …

Hearsay of the Soul, work by filmmaker Werner Herzog and composer Ernst Reijserger on view at the Getty Center

From July 23 till January 19, 2014 the new acquisition Hearsay of the Soul (2012) by the Getty Museum’s Department of Photographs will be exhibited at the Getty Center in Los Angeles. The work is a five-channel video installation by celebrated German filmmaker Werner Herzog. It combines the early-seventeenth-century landscape etchings of Dutch artist Hercules Segers with recent scores and …

Jaap van Zweden & Dallas Symphony Orchestra

Musical America Conductor of the Year 2012, Amsterdam-born Jaap van Zweden has risen rapidly in little more than a decade to become one of today’s most sought-after conductors. He has been Music Director of the Dallas Symphony Orchestra since 2008, and in September 2012 he took up the position of Music Director of the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra, for an …