Napolitana

Naples, port city of overwhelming beauty on the Mediterranean Sea. At the foot of Mount Vesuvius, it has been bustling with emotion, fish, family, Gomorrah, and above all, music! Music by the great maestros that Napoli has brought forth, Domenico Scarlatti and Iovanni Pergolesi. And music from the streets and from the pub: special guest of the NBE is living legend Peppe Barra who sings Neapolitan folk music like no other, full of drama and humour. Whipped up by percussionist Giustina Gambardella and Simone Bottasso on his Italian organetto. Together with the NBE, they celebrate the city with a living soul: Napolitana!

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when to see it

Genesis (De Schepping) with Bart Moeyaert

BART MOEYAERT AUTHOR, NARRATOR Genesis (De Schepping) is the first installment of the succesful musical trilogy created by the Netherlands Wind Ensemble based on three of.

Read more 21-02-2024 t/m 28-02-2024

jongNBE: Lunch concerts

photo: Foppe Schut

Conversations, exchanging ideas, sharing moments and memories, all of this creates a sense of belonging and a feeling of home. The jongNBE with 10 musicians.

Read more 21-02-2024 t/m 23-02-2024

American Roots

photo: Peter Lodder

The NBE delves deep into the heart of American music. Alongside Native American singer Charly Lowry, a musical talent and descendant of the Tuscarora tribe,.

Read more 06-03-2024 t/m 10-03-2024

St Matthew Passion

As Bach’s St Matthew Passion resounds throughout the Netherlands in April, the NBE also makes a tradition of his much-praised and unique adaptation from 2022..

Read more 26-03-2024 t/m 29-03-2024

The Devil’s Advocate (De Duivelskunstenaar)

photo: Peter Lodder

After ‘Romeo and Juliet’ and ‘Charlie Chaplin’, the NBE presents the gripping, iconic silent film FAUST (1926) as a film of our time. The story.

Read more 18-04-2024 t/m 02-05-2024

NBE meets De Paek

photo: Peter Lodder

The Netherlands Wind Ensemble has been a regular guest at PLT for years. Harmonie Sint Joseph, popularly known as De Paek, has a reputation to.

Read more 08-06-2024 t/m 08-06-2024