Songs for VONK
In Songs for Vonk new songs are written containing influences from contemporary written music as well as avant garde pop; cross genre, driven by a curiosity for unexpected mixed languages.
Since its 2015 debut, VONK worked with composers and fellow musicians in surprising collaborations, as well as with artists from other disciplines. In Songs for VONK, Artistic director and co-creator Nicoline Soeter is composing a new program together with the Dutch composer Brechtje van Dijk and the American composer Molly Joyce. Their personal signature gives the program an exciting diversity. Songs influenced by contemporary music and avant-garde pop; cross-genre, driven by the curiosity of unexpected mixing languages on the theme ‘Evolution’.
Rianne Wilbers – Soprano
Erwin Muller – Clarinets
Tom Sanderman – Saxophones
Reggy van Bakel – Percussion
Nicoline Soeter – Composition, artistic direction