Matthijs Koene

Master of the Panpipes

Matthijs Koene

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Matthijs Koene is internationally regarded as one of the foremost Panpipes players of its time. He is groundbreaking; his vision and manner of playing have vastly expanded the technical and expressive capabilities of his instrument. Through this, the Panpipes have succeeded in making an entry into the classical music world..

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Matthijs performs regularly with a range of different ensembles and orchestras.

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9th Festival of Premieres / Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra

9th Festival of Premieres / Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra

The panpipes player, Matthijs Koene, together with the Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra – NOSPR and conducted by Frank Ollu,…

Matthijs at the archives of the Stockhausen-Stiftung in Kürten, Germany

Matthijs at the archives of the Stockhausen-Stiftung in Kürten, Germany

On the second week of July, Matthijs visited the Stockhausen-Stiftung in Kürten, Germany for a few days.   Some thoughts expressed…

‘Perfla! hortum meum’: Composition for Pan flute and Organ by Daan Manneke

‘Perfla! hortum meum’: Composition for Pan flute and Organ by Daan Manneke

The text was provided by Daan Manneke. Blow my garden! [Perfla! hortum meum] A beautiful-powerful call from a mythical past….

New Panpipes funded by the Dutch Musical Instruments Foundation (NMF)

New Panpipes funded by the Dutch Musical Instruments Foundation (NMF)

The Dutch Musical Instruments Foundation (NMF) has started an exciting construction project in collaboration with Flentrop Organbuilding to perfect the…