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“A beautiful debut of two talented musicians”
VPRO Vrije Geluiden

Dwaallicht is the Debut EP of Jelmer de Moed and Rik Kuppen with music by Alban Berg and Robert Schumann. Listen to Dwaallicht on your favourite streaming platform or order your own copy:


Jelmer de Moed (1995) is a passionate clarinettist engaging in many performances and projects. In 2018 he toured Oranjewoud festival, Oerol and the Grachtenfestival with the performance Prikkel of AM.OK in collaboration with Plastique Fantastique; he gives many concerts with Symbolism playing the Quartet for the end of time by Olivier Messiaen; he brings an ode to the dutch composer Tristan Keuris in his program Bevangen with the Animato Quartet; and he released his debut EP Dwaallicht in 2019 on which he recorded works by Alban Berg and Robert Schumann with pianist Rik Kuppen at Zaal Hertz.

Currently Jelmer is living in Berlin where he studies at the Hochschule für Musik Hanns Eisler with prof. Martin Spangenberg and prof. Ralf Forster and chamber music with prof. Eberhard Feltz.


Arie Verheul van de Ven: Site Seeing (wereldpremiere)
Johannes Brahms: Klarinetkwintet op.115 in b

Animato Kwartet
Laetitia Gerards, sopraan
Ramon van Engelenhoven, piano
Jelmer de Moed, klarinet

16:00 + 20:00 Theater Orpheus, Apeldoorn



Stravinsky, L’histoire du soldat
Jelmer de Moed, klarinet
Pieter van Loenen, viool
Rik Kuppen, piano
Boris Peters, visuals
17:00 + 20:00, Grote Kerk Muiden

Three contemporary composers reflect on the romanticism that inspired and enriched their music. Krysztof Penderecki writes an ode to the ‘Music Domestica’, Alfred Schnittke finishes the piano quartet of his inspirator Gustav Mahler, and George Kurtag brings an ode to Robert Schumann, the famous master of musical poetry.

Krzysztof Penderecki, Kwartet voor klarinet en strijktrio
Gustav Mahler/Alfred Schnittke, Pianokwartet
György Kurtag, Hommage a R. Schumann
Jelmer de Moed, clarinet
Tim Brackman, violin
Elisa Karen Tavenier, viola
Pieter de Koe, cello
Rik Kuppen, piano
Stichting moderne muziek Nijmegen
15:00 + 17:00, Podium Marzee, Nijmegen