2014, 05:00

Oboe and Rowing Percussionist

Written for Louis Andriessen's 75th Birthday

Premiered on May 8th, 2014


Percussionist Joey Marijs rehearsing for ‘Oproeien.’ One oar has a small trigger which plays the sound of two oars pushing through water allowing the performer to ‘row’ perfectly in sync with the sound.

Marieke Schut & Joey Marijs

Marieke Schut (oboe) & Joey Marijs (oars) Muziekgebouw aan ‘t IJ, Amsterdam May 8, 2014

Programme notes

Premiered at Muziekgebouw aan ‘t IJ, Amsterdam for Louis Andriessen’s 75th Birthday.