Dutch Music on the 4th of July in New York

 

Chuckie & Gregori Klosman. Photo: courtesy of the artist.

Thursday July 4, 2013 at 4:00PM–12:00AM
Governors Beach Club – New York City, NY

Dutch Music will be part of the celebration of Independence Day in New York City. On Governors Island Dutch DJ Chuckie and Gregori Klosman will be presenting Dirty Dutch Independence Day, bringing Amsterdam’s ‘dirty house’ sound to the stage.

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July 3rd, 2013 by

Violinist Monica Germino & sound engineer Frank van der Weij perform as part of the Bang on a Can Marathon

 

Monica Germino. Courtesy: Elisabeth Melchior.

Thursday June 13, 2013 at 7:30PM
Austria Cultural Forum – New York, NY (with a workshop Friday June 14, 2013 at 2:00PM)

Sunday June 16, 2013 at 1:00-9:00PM
Bang on a Can Marathon, Michael Schimmel Center for the Arts – New York, NY

As part of the New York River to River Festival, violinist Monica Germino, based in Amsterdam, is coming to New York to perform as part of the Bang on a Can Marathon, in the US premiere of Julia Wolfe’s piece, With a blue dress on. The Bang on a Can Marathon is a new music extravaganza, which has become an annual, not-to-be-missed event in New York and beyond since it was first held in 1987.

Bang on a Can returns to lower Manhattan’s River to River Festival with its annual incomparable super-mix of boundary-busting music from around the corner and around the globe.The 2013 Bang on a Can Marathon will feature 9 hours of rare performances by some of the most innovative pioneering musicians of our time side-by-side with some of today’s newest exciting young artists.

Together with Dutch sound artist / engineer Frank van der Weij she will also perform and present a workshop at the Austria Cultural Forum New York.

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May 29th, 2013 by

Leonard Nimoy’s theatre work, Vincent, about Vincent Van Gogh, on view in New York

 
Vincent. Image: courtesy of the artist.

Friday, June 14, 2013 at 7:30PM
Saturday, June 15, 2013 at 3:00PM and 8:30PM
Symphony Space – New York, NY

Leonard Nimoy’s critically acclaimed drama begins a few short days after the death of the Dutch painter Vincent Van Gogh, as rumors of his death are flying around Paris. As many dismiss the artist as a penniless madman, a frequenter of prostitutes, and a soon to be forgotten artist of trifling quality who took his own life in a moment of insanity, his brother Theo (Jean-Michel Richaud) tells his own version of the story in an attempt to set the record straight.

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May 29th, 2013 by

The Royal Wind Music will tour the US North-East in June

 

The Royal Wind Music. Photo: Marco Borggreve.

Sunday June 9, 2013 at 3:00PM
Park Avenue Christian Church – New York, NY

Saturday June 15, 2013 at 8:00PM
Second Church – West Newton, MA

Sunday June 16, 2013 at 12:30PM
New England Conservatory’s Jordan Hall – Boston, MA

The Royal Wind Music, a Dutch double sextet of renaissance recorders, will come to the US for three concerts on the East Coast. They will be performing Angeli, Zingare e Pastori: Symbols & Allegories in Italian Renaissance Music.

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May 27th, 2013 by

Chuckie among many Dutch DJs taking over Electric Daisy Carnival New York

 
EDC NY, Image: courtesy of the artist.

Friday & Saturday May 18 & 19, 2013 
Electric Daisy Carnival – New York, NY

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May 6th, 2013 by

Tineke Postma Quartet will tour US in May

 

Tineke Postma. Photo: courtesy of the artist.

Thursday May 9 through Thursday May 16, 2013
Several locations

The internationally acknowledged Dutch jazz saxophonist Tineke Postma will come to the US for a series of concerts throughout the country, including Washington DC, Seattle and New York City. Tineke lives in Amsterdam and New York. Her latest cd The Dawn Of Light from 2011 (Tineke Postma Quartet featuring Esperanza Spalding), has been released in 2011 worldwide, received raving reviews and won the prestigious Dutch Edison Award. UK ”The Evening Stardard” called her ”One of the leading ladies in Jazz!”

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April 25th, 2013 by

Lecture by Ido de Haan on the Dutch Monarchy in the 19th Century at Columbia University

 

Coat of arms of the Netherlands. Photo: courtesy of the artist.

Monday May 6, 2013 at 7:00PM
Deutsches Haus – New York, NY

The Queen Wilhelmina Program for Dutch Studies presents a lecture by professor Ido de Haan at Columbia University in New York. The subject of the lecture is “The New State – the Experiment of the Dutch Monarchy in the 19th Century”, which is very relevant with the upcoming Investiture of the new King Willem-Alexander in the Netherlands. There will be introductory remarks by Dr. Peter Romijn on “Of Kings and Queens, a retrospective” and the lecture will be followed by a reception.

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April 22nd, 2013 by

Tribeca Film Festival tickets now on sale

 
Tricked. Photo: courtesy of the artist.

Wednesday April 17 through Sunday April 28, 2013
Tribeca Film Festival – New York, NY

With four Dutch films scheduled, the Tribeca Film Festival tickets are now on sale. In addition to the screenings there is a broad range of events planned, including a conversation with famous Dutch director Paul Verhoeven on making an audience-created film on April 23. 

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April 16th, 2013 by

Dutch films shown at Tribeca Film Festival

 

Raw Herring. Photo: courtesy of the artist.

Wednesday April 17 through Sunday April 28, 2013
Tribeca Film Festival – New York, NY

The Dutch are well presented at the annual Tribeca Film Festival. Four films are shown during the festival including a documentary about the Dutch herring fishers, a new picture by famous director Paul Verhoeven, the North-American premiere of a Dutch horror picture and a movie collaboration between Belgium and the Netherlands.

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April 2nd, 2013 by

New Directors/New Films festival features the premiere of Die Welt by Alex Pitstra

 
Die Welt. Photo: courtesy of the artist.

Tuesday March 26, 2013 at 6:15PM
Walter Reade Theater, Lincoln Center – New York, NY

Thursday March 28, 2013 at 8:30PM
The Roy and Niuta Titus Theater 1, MoMA – New york, NY

The New Directors/New Films festival, presented jointly by The Museum of Modern Art and the Film Society of Lincoln Center, introduces New York audiences to the work of emerging or not-yet-established filmmakers from around the world. One of the features is Die Welt by Dutch filmmaker Alex Pitstra.

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March 25th, 2013 by