Rozalie Hirs

2013-09-28

Zenit [west]

Amsterdam Sinfonietta Photo: Marco Borggreve

The composition Zenit was written for the Formalist Quartet in Los Angeles and premiered in 2010. The famous Amsterdam Sinfonietta, conducted by Candida Thompson, performs the final movement [west] of this composition as part of their 25th anniversary concert on September 28, 2013. Next season, Hirs will write a new work for Amsterdam Sinfonietta. On November 27, 2014, its first performance will take place.
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Date: 2013-09-28
Time: 20:15
Location: Muziekgebouw aan't IJ, Piet Heinkade 1, Amsterdam
Performers: Amsterdam Sinfonetta

String orchestra premiere of the fourth movement, [west], from the string quartet Zenit (2010)



Anthology of Dutch Electronic Music 1999-2010 (cd, 2011)

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Tracks

Disc 1:
1. René Uijlenhoet: De Voorzienigheid
2. Rozalie Hirs: Pulsars (excerpt)
3. Kees Tazelaar: Crosstalk
4. Hans Timmermans: Aether (Remix)
5. Bas Kalle: Drieluik
6. Huib Emmer: Orbit I
7. Roderik de Man: Marionette
8. Marko Ciciliani: Map of Marble
9. Wouter Snoei: Hysteresis
10. Alison Isadora: Ancient Voices
11. Michel Waisvisz: Rupture (Part 3)

Disc 2:
1. Juan Parra Cancino: Tellura
2. Robert Van Heumen: Stranger
3. Joel Ryan: Frontal
4. Gert-Jan Prins: sub 8
5. Henry Vega: The Hallelujah Drones
6. Thomas Ankersmit: Kleinere Zwerm
7. Anne La Berge: Drive
8. Jan-Bas Bollen: Walker
9. Luc Houtkamp: Uiterste Staat (Part 3)
10. Edwin Van der Heide: Wavescape
11. Yannis Kyriakides: Wordless (Pensioner_0496)
12. Bosch & Simons: Último Esfuerzo Rural I
13. Justin Bennett: The Well (Gold/Drowned)
14. Cathy van Eck: Hearing Sirens
15. Huba de Graaff: PPPouverture (uit: De dood van Poppaea)

2013-09-21

article 6 – world premiere

Wiek Hijmans, electric guitar

Concert with the first performance of article 6 for electric guitar and electronic sounds, as part of the solo recital Gevonden werken (“Found works”) by Wiek Hijmans, programmed by Rozalie Hirs at Hijmans’s request. The program consists of works by John Cage, Morton Feldman, Christian Wolff, Tristan Murail, Roi Nachson and Rozalie Hirs.

Date: 2013-09-21
Time: 20:30
Location: Korzo Theater, Prinsestraat 42, Den Haag
Performers: Wiek Hijmans

Commissioned by Wiek Hijmans with financial support from Fonds Podiumkunsten.

Published on: September, 2013

2013-09-15

Versspreken #17

logo of the new international poetry festival, Read My World, 2013

On September 15, 2013, Rob Schouten, Lieke Marsman and Rozalie Hirs discuss a poem by Mustafa Stitou from his most recent collection, Tempel (De Bezige Bij, 2013) in the seventeenth episode of Versspreken as part of the brand new international poetry festival, Read My World, at Tolhuistuin, Amsterdam.

Date: 2013-09-15
Time: 20:00
Location: Tolhuistuin, Tolhuisweg 5, Amsterdam
Performers: Lieke Marsman, Rob Schouten, Rozalie Hirs (editors: Matthijs Ponte, Joost Baars)

2013-09-14

Dichtersmarathon

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On September 14, 2013, the Dichtersmarathon (Poets’ Marathon) takes place as part of the brand new poetry festival, Read my world, at Tolhuistuin, Amsterdam.

Performances by poets hailing from Iraq, Palestine, Syria, Egypt, the US, Marocco, St. Maarten and the Netherlands: Dennis Gaens, Tsead Bruinja, Neeltje Maria Min, Ingmar Heytze, Rozalie Hirs, Hélène Gelèns, Thomas Möhlmann, Mustafa Stitou, Robert Anker, Kira Wuck, Ibrahim Selman, Saskia Stehouwer, Wim Brands, Sylvia Hubers, Menno Wigman, UNOM, Rob Halpern, Joost Baars, Tarik Hamdan, Asmaa Azaizeh, Ghayath Almadhoun, Yasser Abdel Latif, Malaka Badr.

Date: 2013-09-14
Time: 18:30
Location: Tolhuistuin, Tolhuisweg 5, Amsterdam