Benjamin Haemhouts

Conductor

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Classical music, Serious Business

Benjamin Haemhouts is one of the most passionate Belgian musicians of the day

My name is Benjamin Haemhouts. After a career as a solo trombonist in the German Bamberg Symphony Orchestra, I focused on conducting and studying orchestral conducting with the Russian conductor Alexander Polyanichko, for whom I also worked as an assistant.

A project with video screen, lighting, live acoustic and electronic music, four dancers. About the question if humanity is progressing or on the contrary. Concept: Benjamin Haemhouts, Maarten Vanalstein. Choreography: Altea Nuñez Dancers: Royal Ballet of Flanders Scheduled: approximately Autumn 2017...

Impressive music based on the song ‘Heroes’ of David Bowie. In 1996 Philip Glass wrote his fourth symphony based on musical material by David Bowie (including his album “Heroes”) and Brian Eno. During the late seventies, Bowie and Eno made a recording series in which......

W.A. Mozart – Symphony no. 25 M. Coppens – Music for Strings J. Haydn – Celloconcerto n° 1 F. Mendelssohn – Symphony no. 4 ‘Italian’ Conducted by Benjamin Haemhouts Soloist: Han Bin Yoon, cello...

The final concert of Bornemfestival ends with a true apotheosis: Walter Boeykens Ensemble, Casco Phil and Fado Tradicional together on stage. Casco Phil wants to experiment and explores musical boundaries and is therefore an ideal partner for this festival. In 2014, artistic director Benjamin Haemhouts went to......

Open air summer concerts at city festival ‘Maanrock’ 15.30 – Mendelssohn meets Fado The pure Portuguese folk music, at once energetic and melancholic, in an adventurous combination with fresh compositions by Felix Mendelssohn. 16.30 – Zot Geweld Exciting percussion concert with Philip De Jager &......

Benjamin Haemhouts conducting the Orquesta Sinfónica de la Universidad de Guanajuato SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA OF THE UNIVERSITY OF GUANAJUATO Tradition and modernity. The Symphony Orchestra of the University of Guanajuato (OSUG) occupies a privileged place in the music scene in Mexico as one of the most......

Mozart – Symfonie nr. 40 in g, KV / Mozart – Pianoconcerto / Beethoven – Triple Concerto in C, opus 56 Conductor: Benjamin Haemhouts Location: Knokke More information: http://cultuur.knokke-heist.be/event/klassiek-leeft-slotconcert-mozart-beethoven-casco-phil-benjamin-haemhouts-tatiana-samouil-just        ...

A unique summer camp filled with music and creativity in Mechelen for children aged 6-12 years. Cool music teachers and inspiring chefs provide a week that as much tastes good as sounds wonderful. Together with Musica – Impulse centre for music Location: Mechelen More information:......

The times they are a-changin’ 2016 HERMESensemble, conducted by Benjamin Haemhouts Forum for young composers A young composer can take lessons at the Music Academy, participate in intern-ships, and trying to get the hang of as many instruments,  but ultimately the performance of a composition......