Winner Special Prize - Carl Nielsen International Clarinet Competition 2022
A Special Prize was awarded, offering a trip to the Buffet Crampon factory to choose and bring home a brand new clarinet, developed by Buffet Crampon and donated by Buffet Crampon and the Martin Fröst Foundation.
Nominee of the Grachtenfestival Award 2022
Performance dates - more info soon:
May 19 - Clarinet quintet with ADAM quartet
June 8 - Chambermusic
August 15 - Solo Recital
August 16 - Chambermusic with ADAM quartet
August 18 - Avond van de Genomineerden
Live NPO Radio 4 Earbites
Cottage Ensemble live radio performance at Earbites, NPO Radio 4 and Grachtenfestival Amsterdam in the 'Groote Industriële Club' combined with a summer series in 'Het Boterkerkje' Oirschot.
Performance link at Find Out More
Newly appointed clarinet teacher BLUME Haiti
'BLUME Haiti’s mission is to work with Haitian and international partners to develop leadership skills, awaken individual potential, and create opportunities for civic collaboration and economic development through the shared pursuit of musical excellence.'
Winner London Symphony Orchestra - Keston MAX fellowship
Residency with the London Symphony Orchestra which includes private lessons, chamber music with LSO musicians, mock auditions, seminars with artists and administrators, participation in LSO Discovery outreach activities, and appearances with the orchestra.
Due to COVID-19 residency will take place in 2022.
1,5 meter - Summer concert tour
Six COVID-proof concerts within three days at 6 different concert locations throughout the Netherlands. With hese concerts the ensemble is aiming to achieve their goals: bringing high quality concerts close to the local community. This performance was live-streamed by Midvliet TV.