Composers' Festival Amsterdam 2012

June 7-10, 2012

The 2012 Composers' Festival Amsterdam hosted eight concerts of extreme variety: vocal, chamber music, organ, ballet, opera and electro-acoustic music, all put together in a four-day long festival from 7-10 June. Over 140 performers took part in more than forty pieces written by the graduating bachelor and master composition students of the Conservatorium van Amsterdam: Danai Bletsa, Kaveh Vares, Giuliano Bracci, Emre Kaleli, Fátima Fonte, Hui Tak Cheung, Valentin Villard and many more.

Photos: Hanne Nijhuis


The Concertzender has recorded several performances during the Composers' Festival Amsterdam. Click here to listen to works by CvA composers performed by ensemble Looptail. This ensemble consists only of CvA alumni performers and the composers of the programme were CvA bachelor, master and alumni.

More works of participants in the Composers' Festival 2012 may be found on Soundcloud