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New album out: the contemporary fortepiano

New album out: the contemporary fortepiano

After four years of experimenting, conversations with instrument builders and the researching of repertoire, we proudly present to you our new album: The Contemporary Fortepiano.

On this album we play new music on historical instruments. With our line-up of fortepiano, violone and Whisper Kit we have created a totally new sound over the past few years. It is a sound that reflects perfectly our love for jazz, European Early music and art music from the Middle East.
 
The Acoustic Ambition
This music is all about intimacy of sound. In our quest for a light and transparent sound we very naturally arrived at the instruments on this album. Rembrandt Frerichs plays a fortepiano, the predecessor to the modern grand piano. This one is a copy of a 1790 Walter model, like the instrument Mozart had in his home. The Netherlands National Musical Instrument Fund (NMF) had this instrument built specially for Rembrandt by the famous Belgian piano craftsman Chris Maene.
concert agenda

25-04-2019

Rembrandt Frerichs Trio
Kunst van het Trio. Mauritshuis Den Haag

01-05-2019

Rembrandt Frerichs Trio
Paolo Fresu. Muziekgebouw Eindhoven

03-05-2019

Rembrandt Frerichs Trio
Paolo Fresu. Lantaren Venster Rotterdam
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The contemporary fortepiano