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 […]
This is a live-audio-recording (with only one not very good and not well-placed microphone… 😉 …) of our concert (Perles Sonores) in July 15, 2018 in Vreden, Germany.
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.
This is a live-recording (only audio, phone-recording 😉 ) from our concert in the Remonstrantse Kerk, Oosterbeek, Netherlands February 2018. I made it into a video using photos that were taken during a recording-session we did in november 2017.
This video suddenly came to the surface: a little totally unprepared impro in kind of a special mood I did at a christmas-party with dear friends way back in 2016. Enjoy.
“Largo” from Teleman’s Sonate in D (originally for trumpet) arrangement, viola: Dominica Eyckmans (playing ‘Magnus’ made by André Theunis http://violons.eu/ ) Harpsichord: Pauline Schenck (harpsichord built by Martin Skowroneck) Recorded at ‘Alte Kirche Welbergen’ (Germany) by Lucas Guitink
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 […]
…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. […]
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
piece for viola and voice, composed by myself, based on the Bach Choral ‘Aus tiefer Not schrei ich zu dir’, premiered in Arnhem (Netherlands) on saturday march 26, 2016 inspired by the events in Brussels a few days before. With many thanks to Jan van Dijk. sound-recording: Jules Mellema, Van Wassenaer Consort. (www.vanwassenaerconsort.nl)