Benefit Concert

A Musical Meeting with Amateurs and Professionals
Saturday May 5, 2018
03:30 PM
Vreedehuis
A benefit concert, organized by fans of ICMF Ede, where amateurs and professionals will meet each other!

A Musical Journey Around The World

Children and Family Concert
Wednesday May 9, 2018
10:30 AM
Theater Cultura
The musicians of ICMF Ede perform the most beautiful classical music for the entire family! Young talents Nikola Meeuwsen (16) and Sofia Dorosh (9) are special guests, playing together with international top musicians like Anna Fedorova, Eldbjørg Hemsing, Benedict Kloeckner and Ella van Poucke. Children and adults will experience the world of classical music like never before!

Introduction to 'Winterreise'

Thursday May 10, 2018
05:00 PM
Edesche Concertzaal
Would you like to know the background story of Schubert’s famous song cycle 'Winter Journey' (‘Winterreise’), which will be performed during the 7:00 PM concert?
Jan-Willem van Ree (musicologist and artistic manager of Edesche Concertzaal) will tell you everything about this piece - in Dutch. The festival musicians will perform several musical examples to illustrate!

'Frühlingssonate' & 'Winterreise'

Thursday May 10, 2018
07:00 PM
Edesche Concertzaal
Baritone Tobias Berndt performs Schubert’s most famous song cycle, 'Winter Journey' ('Winterreise'). In these 24 songs, a restless young man reflects on being rejected. Before this unique masterpiece, violinist Linus Roth will play Beethoven’s fresh 'Spring Sonata' (‘Frühlingssonate’). Experience Winter and Spring in one concert!

Beyond Mozart's 'Eine Kleine Nachtmusik'

Late Night Concert
Thursday May 10, 2018
10:00 PM
Edesche Concertzaal
‘Eine kleine Nachtmusik’ is the most famous serenade by Mozart. Sunny music that surely will cheer you up. Enjoy this evergreen of classical music. Anna Fedorova & friends will enlarge the festive character of Mozart’s classic with suitable pieces of Schumann, Brahms, Britten and Piazzolla.

'Django'

Film (2017)
Friday May 11, 2018
03:00 PM
Pathé CineMec Ede
This film tells the story of jazz pioneer Django Reinhardt, who decided to flee from the Nazis in 1943.
Opening film International Film Festival Berlin 2017.

'Four Seasons'

Friday May 11, 2018
08:15 PM
Theater Junushoff
Experience the four seasons twice! Different than you might expect, there will be eight seasons tonight. Not only Vivaldi’s world famous ‘Quattro Stagioni’, but also ‘Cuatro Estaciones Porteñas’ by Argentinian Astor Piazzolla.

Masterclasses

for amateur and conservatory ensembles
Saturday May 12, 2018
12:00 PM
Akoesticum
World famous pianist Anna Fedorova and other festival musicians will give masterclasses to amateur musicians.

Lunch Concert

Saturday May 12, 2018
12:30 PM
Kröller-Müller Museum
Music, art and nature fuse together in a wonderful lunch concert in Kröller-Müller Museum.

Masterclass mini-concert

Saturday May 12, 2018
02:30 PM
Akoesticum
This mini-concert is the festive closing of the masterclasses, earlier this afternoon. The participating musicians will show the audience what they have learned from the festival musicians. // IMPORTANT: This concert will start 2:30 PM instead of 3:30 PM.

Grande Finale

Closing Concert
Saturday May 12, 2018
07:00 PM
Edesche Concertzaal
During this sensational final concert, the festival musicians will enter the stage in combinations you've never heard before, varying from one to thirteen musicians. Enjoy Debussy’s ‘Syrinx’ for solo flute or Brahms 'Piano Quintet op. 24'. The main piece is Beethoven’s unmatched 'Triple Concerto' with solos for piano, cello and violin.

Waltzes from Vienna

Late Night Concert
Saturday May 12, 2018
10:00 PM
Edesche Concertzaal
End the International Chamber Music Festival Ede in style with a festive ball after the Grande Finale. Experience the wonderful atmosphere of Edesche Concertzaal while dancing to well known waltzes by Tchaikovsky and Strauss, such as 'The Blue Danube', the mother of all waltzes.

Church Service vs. Concert

Theme: "A room full of music"
Sunday May 13, 2018
10:00 AM
Edesche Concertzaal
A very special fusion between a church service and a concert, in this Ascension Day weekend. In collaboration with the protestant Noorderwijk congregation.