DocARTES-PhD candidate Claire Genewein will publicly defend her thesis: Vokales Instrumentalspiel in der zweiten Hälfte des 18. Jahrhunderts on 11 June 2014, 15.00 hrs at the Academiegebouw Leiden, Rapenburg 73. On 10 june, 20.00 PM a concert will be held at the Lutherse Kerk, Hooglandse Kerkgracht 26, 2312 HV Leiden, where she will present the artistic outcomes of her research project.
Composer and ACPA researcher Yannis Kyriakides awarded first prize in the International Rostrum for Composers
Former student of Leiden University professor Louis Andriessen at the Royal Conservatoire in The Hague, Cyprus-born ACPA researcher Yannis Kyriakides, currently developing his PhD dissertation under the supervision of Professor Frans de Ruiter and docARTES PhD supervisor/ORCiM research fellow Dr. Bob Gilmore, has received the International Rostrum for Composers award, in the category over 30 years, for his cello, video and electronics piece: Words and Song Without Words.
Leiden University Professor and world renowned Bach specialist Ton Koopman returned to the San Francisco Symphony for two weeks of concerts celebrating J.S. Bach and his legacy
Internationally renowned Baroque music specialist and Bach expert Ton Koopman returned to lead the San Francisco Symphony (SFS) in two weeks of concerts May 1-10 at Davies Symphony Hall, in programs that celebrated the vast repertoire of J.S. Bach and those that were influenced by him.