Antarja at Het Huys Donck

Ridderkerk, Netherlands

22 March 15:30

From Monday, March 18th to Friday, March 22nd, 2024, the Antarja Quartet from Poland will spend a week in residence at Akoesticum with trainers from Stichting Strijkkwartet Biennale Amsterdam, a MERITA platform member who will accompany them in the development of their project on the chosen topic “Disabilities, interaction between professional musicians and fragile communities.” The residency will culminate in a concert on March 22nd at Het Huys ten Donck.

Barbara Miglej, violin
Maria Nowak, violin
Magdalena Chmielowiec – Koziol, viola
Martyna Soltys, cello

PAINTED BY MUSIC: Music and art bringing people together

A unique classical concert in which people in the audience will collaborate with the musicians by painting.
Through this project we want to reach a specific audience, who often find it difficult to access classical music concerts or the concerts are not adapted to their needs and sensitivities.

A selection of musical fragments expressing different moods:

I PART (joy and fun):
Joseph Haydn
Quartet Pp. 77 n.1 in G Major
I. Allegro moderato
Bolesław Woytowicz
String Quartet n. 2: II

II PART (anger):
Dmitri Shostakovich
String Quartet n. 8 in C Minor, op. 110
II. Allegro molto
Krzysztof Penderecki
String Quartet n. 3 (fragments)

III PART (calmness):
Alexander Borodin
String Quartet n. 2 in D Major
I. Allegro Moderato III. Notturno - Andante  (fragments)

By invitation only

Event Info

Date & Time

22 March (Friday)


Benedenrijweg 461, 2983 LA Ridderkerk, Netherlands