Daily Programme

Morning

7.00 Breakfast buffet                                                 
8.30  –   9.45 Orchestra, at several levels
10.00 – 11.15 Class period A
11.15 – 11.45 Coffee break
11.45 – 13.00 Class period B

 

Afternoon

13.00 Lunch buffet
  Free time, excursions, fringe concerts, course shop
15.00 – 16.15 Workshops, pipe repair workshop, or free time
16.15 – 16.45 Tea break
16.45 – 18.00 Class period C

 

Evening

18.00 Dinner buffet                                                     
  Fringe concerts, music shop, staff meeting
19.30 – 20.15 Choir
20.15 – 20.45 Folk dancing
20.45 Evening activities
21.30 Bar open

                             

  • On Tuesday there will be several options offered for excursions in the wider surroundings of Biezenmortel (count Noord-Brabant)
  • The excursion programme will start after the Orchestra sessions
  • On Tuesday evening a concert by FR2 is scheduled

 

Choir

Everybody is invited to take part in the daily choir, conducted by Matthijs Overmars (NL). He will sing music with us from Dutch Masters and other masterly songs.

 

Folk dancing

After the choir there will be half an hour of folk dancing, led by Angela van Etten (NL), a folk dancing master, who will bring us to all parts of Europe.

 

Fringe concerts

Ensembles and soloists, singers or players of bamboo pipes or other instruments are invited to give short public 'fringe concerts' in the chapel or other locations in the monastery.
When you indicate at your application form that you want to perform something, we will contact you at a later moment.