Coming soon, a beautiful romantic program by the Rietveld Ensemble and Friends to start of your holiday season!

ElaineHou.jpegThe inspiring pianist Elaine Hou  from Canada and the unparalleled hornist, Hans Dullaert, (previously solo hornist of the Concertgebouw Orchestra and Radio Philharmonic) will be joining us  on Sunday evening Dec. 17th in Utrecht and Monday evening December 18th in The Hague.
The concerts are offered  free to the public but we very much appreciate your donations!
Boris Novak will be exhibiting some of his especially chosen artwork to enhance the music. 

We hope to see you at one of our performances!

Warm wishes,

The Rietvled Ensemble





Sunday , December 17, 2017 8PM                         
Kathedrale Koorschool 
Plompetorengracht 5
3512CA Utrecht 


Monday, December 18, 2017 8PM
Anglican Church of St. John & St. Philip
Ary van der Spuyweg 1
2585 HA The Hague



Rietveld Ensemble  and Friends
Elaine Hou, piano
Elisabeth Perry, violin
Richard Wolfe, viola
Matthias Naegele, cello
Nancy Braithwaite, clarinet
Hans Dullaert, horn


Carl Reinecke           Trio in Bb Op. 274 for clarinet, horn and piano (1905)
(1824-1910)              1. Allegro
                                2. A Fairy Tale. Andante
                                3.  Scherzo. Allegro, 
                                Trio I  Un poco piu mosso
                                Trio II Un poco piu tranquillo
                                4. Finale. Allegro

Johannes Brahms    Piano Quartet in A major No.2 Op. 26 (1861)
(1822-1897)             1.Allegro non troppo
                              2.  Poco adagio
                              3.  Scherzo. Poco allegro-  Trio 
                              4. Finale. Allegro 

Zdenek Fibich        Quintet In D major Op. 42 for violin, clarinet, horn, cello and piano (1893)
(1850-1900)           1.Allegro non tanto 
                             2.  Largo
                             3. Scherzo. Con fuoco
                             Trio I. Meno mosso
                             Tro 2. Allegretto vivace
                             4. Finale. Allegro con spirito