Category Archives for Video

Improvisation, Viola and Harpsichord

February 4, 2019

As we are working on a new program, Pauline Schenck and I decided to get more into complete improvising, and this is one of our very first sessions. I recorded it on my phone (so never mind the not so great sound-quality), ‘to have an idea’, and …. turns out we like it enough to […]

“Meine Ruh”

October 30, 2018

This composition– composed in 2017, based on ‘Bist Du bei Mir‘ BWV 508 by J.S. Bach, was initiated by dutch choir-conductor/organ-player/composer Jan van Dijk who asked me one day to ‘improvise on Bach’s Bist du bei Mir‘. The original plan was that it would be just me, viola. But since we were rehearsing a lot […]

“If my Complaints”

August 27, 2018

This is a live-audio-recording of a concert in Antwerpen in 2010 that I recently turned into a video, using a.o. details from ‘Metallic Pastel’-paintings by Georgine van Assche (my late mother) to visualize the expression of the music.

“Aus tiefer Not”, version for viola, voice, trumpet and harpsichord.

February 7, 2018

Inspired by ‘Aus Tiefer Not schrei ich zu dir’’, BWV 686, J.S. Bach, version of 2017,  for viola, voice, trumpet and harpsichord, interpreted by PerlesSonores Composition, voice & viola: Dominica Eyckmans (playing”Magnus” made by André Theunis) Trumpet (Piccolo in G) : Robert de Boer (playing a Schilke G4L) Harpsichord: Pauline Schenck (harpsichord built by Martin Skowroneck) Recorded […]

My Wishes (2017)

January 11, 2017

…just a little kindergarten home- and handcrafted experiment…made in a silly but loving and generous mood … 🙂 learning skills… to wish you all the most happy new year 2017 Dedicated to the MasterKeyExperiment course, and loving gratitude to R. viola, harp, concept, ….sweat and tears 🙂 …: Dominica displayed artwork: Metallic pastels of G. […]

“Rothko Chapel”, M. Feldman

October 14, 2016

Live recording (appologies for the not so good soundquality of the recording) of the concert on september 25, 2014 in Rabotheater Hengelo (Netherlands) Viola : Dominica Eyckmans Conductor: Emile Engel Celesta : Gijs van Schoonhoven Percussion. : Folkert Buis Choir : vocaal ensemble Ex Arte