19 – 26 JUNE 2022

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OPERAS & CONCERTS

performing arts

brussels

ROYAL OPERA HOUSE - LA MONNAIE / DE MUNT

Place de la Monnaie – Muntplein / 1000 Brussels

t. +32 (0)2 229 12 11

www.lamonnaie.be - www.demunt.be


OPERA

Carmen de Bizet
Directors: Emmanuel Villaume and José Miguel Pérez-Sierra
Sun 23 Jan 2022 at 3.00 pm; Tue 25 Jan 2022 at 7.00 pm; Thu 27 Jan 2022 at 7.30 pm; Sun 30 Jan 2022 at 3.00 pm

CONCERTINI

Fri 21 Jan & Fri 28 Jan 2022 at 12.30 pm

VISIT OF THE WORKSHOPS

The beautiful neoclassical facade of la Monnaie conceals a magical and enchanting universe. Discover the architecture and history of this outstanding opera house and enjoy this exceptional opportunity to take a look at our workshops and admire the incredible diversity of opera crafts involved in our creations.

FLAGEY

Place Sainte Croix / 1050 Brussels

t. +32 (0)2 641 10 20

www.flagey.be


MUSIC

Brussels Jazz Festival / 13 – 22 Jan 2022
Muriel Grossmann Quartet
Thu 20 Jan 2022 at 7.30 pm

Jakob Bro, Jorge Rossy & Arve Henriksen ‘Uma Elmo’
Jakob Bro, guitar / Arve Henriksen trumpet / Jorge Rossy, drums
Thu 20 Jan 2022 at 9.00 pm

Timo Lassy & Teppo Mäkynen
Timo Lassy, saxophone tenor / Teppo Mäkynen, drums
Thu 20 Jan 2022 at 10.30 pm

Schroothoop
Rik Staelens, Margo Maex, Timo Vantyghem, multi-instrumentists
Fri 21 Jan 2022 at 12.30 pm

Tania Giannouli Trio
Oud, trumpet and piano
Fri 21 Jan 2022 at 7.30 pm

Jean-Paul Estiévenart International Quintet
Jean-Paul Estiévenart, trumpet / Bram De Looze, piano / Clemens van der Feen, double bass / Mark Turner, saxophone / Jeff Ballard, drums
Fri 21 Jan 2022 at 9.00 pm

Don Kapot
Viktor Perdieus, saxophone / Giotis Damianidis, double bass / Jakob Warmenbol, drums
Fri 21 Jan 2022 at 10.30 pm

Bokani Dyer + The Brother Moves On
Bokani Dyer: Bokani Dyer, piano/keyboard, voice / Shane Cooper, bass / Simphiwe Tshabalala, drums / Sthembiso Bhengu, trumpet / Mthunzi Mvubu, saxophone
The Brother Moves On
Siyabonga Mthembu, vox / Simphiwe Tshabalala, drums / Ayanda Zalekile, bass / Zelizwe Mthembu, guitar / Mthunzi Mvubu, alto sax, flute / Muhammad Dawjee, tenor sax
Sat 22 Jan 2022 at 7.30 pm

DJ Laani
Sat 22 Jan 2022 at 10.30 pm

Cinema, Short Film, Animation
Anima on Tour - Palmares Anima 2021
Tue 25 Jan 2022 at 8.00 pm

Baltic Sea Festival / 27-30 Jan 2022
Baltic souls: An ode to Baltic music culture and to Kaunas, European Capital of Culture in 2022

Ensemble Fractales
Gian Ponte, piano / Renata Kambarova, flute / Benjamin Maneyrol, clarinet / Marion Borgel, violin / Diego Coutinho, cello
Fri 28 Jan 2022 at 12.30 pm

Vox Clamantis
Jaan-Eik Tulve dir.
Fri 28 Jan 2022 at 8.15 pm

Julien Libeer, piano
Album release: A Well-Tempered Conversation (2022, Harmonia Mundi) - recorded at Flagey
Sat 29 Jan 2022 at 3.00 pm

Collegium Vocale Gent
Philippe Herreweghe, dir.
Sat 29 Jan 2022 at 8.15 pm

Jan Brokken, lecture
Baltische zielen
Sun 30 Jan 2022 at 11.00 am

Kremerata Baltica Soloists
Gidon Kremer, violin, dir. / Georgijs Osokins, piano / Andrei Pushkarev, vibraphone
Sun 30 Jan 2022 at 8.15 pm

THÉÂTRE ROYAL DU PARC

Rue de la Loi 3 / 1000 Brussels

t. +32 (0)2 505 30 30

www.theatreduparc.be


 

Notre-Dame de Paris de Thierry Debroux, d’après Victor Hugo
Thu 20 - Sat 29 Jan 2022 at 8.15 pm, except on Sun 23 and Sun 29 Jan at 3.00 pm

THÉÂTRE NATIONAL

Boulevard Emile Jacqmain 111-115 / 1000 Brussels

t. +32 (0)2 203 53 03

www.theatrenational.be


THEATRE

Pueblo
Ascanio Celestini, David Murgia
Tue 18 Jan - Sat 22 Jan 2022 at 8.00 pm, except on Wed 19 Jan 2022 at 7.30 pm

BOZAR - CENTRE FOR FINE ARTS

Rue Ravenstein 23 / 1000 Brussels

t. +32 (0)2 507 82 00

www.bozar.be


 Music

  Classic
Quatuor Diotima & Mark Simpson
Quatuor Diotima string quartet / Mark Simpson clarinet
Fri 21 Jan 2021 at 8.00 pm

Belgian National Orchestra, Adès & Gerstein
Belgian National Orchestra / Thomas Adès conductor / Kirill Gerstein piano
Sat 22 Jan 2022 at 8.00 pm

Bozar Next Generation:Balder Den Dievel Quintet
Balder Dendievel oboe / Hasmik Manukyan piano / Hrayr Karapetyan violin / Paul Heyman cello / Bartosz Korus alto
Sun 23 Jan 2022 at 11.00 am

Jazz
Rufus Wainwright & Amsterdam Sinfonietta
Amsterdam Sinfonietta / Rufus Wainwright vocals & composition
Sun 23 Jan 2022 at 8.30 pm

Electro
Bozar Electronic Series: For Trainspotters Only
Ann Eysermans composition
Tue 25 Jan 2022 at 8.30 pm

Jazz
Marcel Khalifé & Bachar Mar-Khalifé - Mahmoud, Marcel et moi
Marcel Khalifé, oud & vocals / Bachar Khalife vocals, piano & concept / Nenad Gajin, electric guitar / Anthony Millet, accordion / Sary Khalife, cello / Aleksander Angelov, double-bass / Dogan Poyraz, percussion
Wed 26 Jan 2022 at 8.30 pm

Classic
Belgian National Orchestra, Franck & Hahn
Belgian National Orchestra / Mikko Franck conductor / Hilary Hahn violin
Fri 28 Jan 2022 at 8.00 pm

Belcea Quartet & Quatuor Ebène
Sat 29 Jan 2022 at 8.00 pm

World music
Mythique Rumba Congolaise Internationale (MRCI)
Génération Cavacha
Sat 29 Jan 2022 at 8.00 pm

Bozar Next Generation: Rising Star
Johan Dalene violin / Nicola Eimer piano (nominated by Konserthuset Stockholm)
Sun 30 Jan 2022 at 11.00 am

Belgian National Orchestra, Franck & Hahn
Belgian National Orchestra / Mikko Franck conductor / Hilary Hahn violin
Sun 30 Jan 2022 at 3.00 pm

KAAITHEATER

Square Sainctelette 20 / 1000 Brussels

t. +32 (0)2 201 59 59

www.kaaitheater.be


THEATRE

La Dispute, Mohamed El Khatib
                Sat 29 Jan 2022 at 8.30 pm & Sun 30 Jan 2022 at 3.00 pm

QUEEN ELISABETH MUSIC CHAPEL

Chaussée de Tervuren 445 / 1410 Waterloo

t. +32 (0)2 352 01 10

www.musicchapel.org


 Beethoven’s Symphonies transcribed by Liszt

Daumants Liepiņš, piano
L. van Beethoven/F. Liszt: Symphony No. 7, in A major, op. 92
Salih Can Gevrek, piano
L. van Beethoven/F. Liszt: Symphony No. 5, in C major, op. 67
Thu 20 Jan 2022 at 12.00 pm

Trio Sora - Beethoven
L. van Beethoven: Trio No. 1, in E-flat major, op. 1
L. van Beethoven: Trio op. 97, in B-flat major, À l’Archiduc
Tue 25 Jan 2022 at 8.15 pm

Open Masterclass: Piano
Jean-Claude Vanden Eynden, piano
Wed 26 Jan 2022 at 2.00 pm

MuCH soloists
Thu 27 Jan 2022 at 12.00 pm
Cello 2022

Surprise program from one of our cellists in residence!

JAZZ

For live Jazz concerts in Brussels, visit the website

www.jazz.brussels

ANTWERP

ANTWERP SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA - KONINGIN ELISABETHZAAL

Koningin Astridplein 26 / 2018 Antwerp

t. +32 (0)3 213 54 06

www.antwerpsymphonyorchestra.be


 Antwerp Symphony Orchestra & the Labèque sisters

Maxim Emelyanychev conductor, Katia Labèque piano, Marielle Labèque piano
Brahms Tragic Overture / Martinů Concerto for two pianos and orchestra / Mozart Die Entführung aus dem Serail, KV 384 (overture) / Mozart Symphony No. 40, KV 550
Sat 29 Jan 2022 at 3.00 pm

KUNSTHUIS OPERA BALLET VLAANDEREN

t. +32 (0)70 22 02 02

www.desingel.be


BALLET

Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui / Pina Bausch, Noetic / Le Sacre du Printemps
Fri 21, Sat 22, Wed 26, Fri 28 and Sat 29 Jan 2022 at 8.00 pm
Sun 30 Jan 2022 at 3.00 pm
@ Stadsschouwburg Antwerp, Theaterplein 1, 2000 Antwerp

DESINGEL INTERNATIONAL ARTS CAMPUS

Desguinlei 25 / 2018 Antwerp

t. +32 (0)3 248 28 28

www.desingel.be


Festival / Music / Musical Theatre

Alien Festival
Fri 21 Jan - Sun 23 Jan 2022


Musical Theatre

Benjamin Abel Meirhaeghe, Madrigalen
Fri 21 Jan 2022 at 8.00 pm

Heiner Goebbels / Ensemble Modern, Liberté d’action
Fri 28 Jan 2022 at 8.00 pm


MUSIC

Avishai Cohen / Yonathan Avishai, Playing the room
Fri 21 Jan 2022 at 9.00 pm

Brussels Philharmonic / Dirk Brossé, E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial (1982)
Sat 22 Jan 2022 at 8.00 pm & Sun 23 Jan 2022 at 5.00 pm

Crossbones Orbits
Sat 22 Jan 2022 at 10.30 pm

Anthony Romaniuk. A giant space mirror
Sun 23 Jan 2022 at 7.00 pm

Het Collectief / Anouk De Clercq, Quatuor pour la fin du temps
Wed 26 Jan 2022 at 8.00 pm

Quatuor Tana, Different trains
Thu 27 Jan 2022 at 8.00 pm

BRUGES

CONCERTGEBOUW BRUGGE

’t Zand 34 / 8000 Bruges

t. +32 (0)70 22 33 02

www.concertgebouw.be


 

BACH ACADEMIE BRUGGE 2022
Wed 19 Jan- Sun 23 Jan 2022

Open rehearsals. Collegium Vocale Gent
Thu 20 Jan 2022 at 10.30 am

The Goldberg Variations
Platform K / Michiel Vandevelde / Philippe Thuriot
Thu 20 Jan 2022 at 8.00 pm
@ Stadsschouwburg, Vlamingstraat 29, 8000 Bruges

The Mass in B minor as a compendium
Listening course
Fri 21 Jan 2022 at 10.30 am

Collegium Vocale Gent
Bach. Mass in B minor
Fri 21 Jan 2022 at 8.00 pm
Introduction by Ignace Bossuyt at 7.15 pm
Christine Busch & friends
Bach. Musikalisches Opfer
Sat 22 Jan 2022 at 11.00 am

Wim Berteloot
Bach on the carillon
Sat 22 Jan 2022 at 11.00 am
@ Belfort, Markt 7, 8000 Bruges

Solomon’s Knot & Ignace Bossuyt
Close-up: Bach motets
Sat 22 Jan 2022 at 2.30 pm

Ensemble Stravaganza
Bach, Buxtehude & Reincken
Sat 22 Jan 2022 at 4.30 pm

Solomon’s Knot
Bach. Motets
Sat 22 Jan 2022 at 8.00 pm
Introduction by Ignace Bossuyt at 7.15 pm

Toshiyuki Shibata & Anthony Romaniuk
Bach, Glass & Cage
Sat 22 Jan 2022 at 10.30 pm

Benjamin Alard & Gerlinde Sähmann
Bach. Neumeister Chorales
Sun 23 Jan 2022 at 11.00 am
@ Blindekenskapel, Kreupelenstraat 8, 8000 Bruges

Wim Berteloot
Bach on the carillon
Sun 23 Jan 2022 at 11.00 am
@ Belfort, Markt 7, 8000 Bruges

Elicia Silverstein
Bach, Biber, Berio & Sciarrino
Sun 23 Jan 2022 at 2.30 pm

Concerto Copenhagen
Buxtehude. A voice from the north
Sun 23 Jan 2022 at 4.30 pm

Collegium Vocale Gent
Bach. Lass mein Ende selig sein
Sun 23 Jan 2022 at 8.00 pm
Introduction by Ignace Bossuyt at 7.15 pm

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Het Collectief & Anouk De Clercq
Messiaen. Quatuor pour la fin du temps
Fri 28 Jan 2022 at 8.00 pm

30 jaar Dana Winner
Sat 29 Jan 2022 at 8.00 pm

VISITS DURING THE DAY:

The Concertgebouw opens its doors from Wednesday to Sunday to reveal its secrets. Visitors are invited to discover the space, architecture, art collection and sound-art collection via a Visitors’ Trail. Opening times on

www.concertgebouwcircuit.be

LIEGE

OPERA ROYAL DE WALLONIE

Place de l’Opéra / 4000 Liege

t. +32 (0)4 221 47 22

www.operaliege.be


OPERA

Mese Mariano – Umberto Giordano
Libretto by Salvatore di Giacomo
Suor Angelica – Giacomo Puccini
Libretto by Giovacchino Forzano
Wed 26 Jan & Sat 29 Jan 2022 at 8.00 pm