The Salon

Take Amsterdam Sinfonietta home

Welcome to the Salon. Find our online concerts here: original and exciting combinations of musical works, old and new music, known and unknown repertoire, new compositions and arrangements, masterpieces and crossovers. Sit back and enjoy the finest string music on-demand.

Solo musicians from Amsterdam Sinfonietta perform the Dutch première of Van der Aa’s interactive music theatre work for string quartet, actor and film.

The Book of Water

In the online concert The Waste Land by Amsterdam Sinfonietta and ISH Dance Collective, we explore the universal theme of decline and revival.

The Waste Land

The French cellist Victor Julien-Laferrière won the First Prize at the Queen Elisabeth Competition. He makes his debut with Amsterdam Sinfonietta in a programme featuring musical gems, with Haydn at its heart.

Papa Haydn’s Parrot

In this online concert, you will hear rarely performed pieces. String orchestra, string quartet and clarinet blend together in a unique sound experience.

Monkey Mountains

German violinist Antje Weithaas leads the orchestra in this online concert. She plays the solo in Stravinsky’s Divertimento for string orchestra, for which he was inspired by the Russian master Tchaikovsky.

Le baiser de la fée

Upcoming streams

Beyond Classical with Rufus Wainwright (jan 2023)

Our traditional New Year’s Eve tour looks beyond the boundaries of classical music. After its success in 2017, the prince of chamber pop Rufus Wainwright returns to Dutch stages with Amsterdam Sinfonietta.

Spiegel im Spiegel (may 2023)

In Spiegel im Spiegel, with string orchestra and choir, the lines between concert and church mass are blurred. Artistic director Candida Thompson performs solo in Arvo Pärt’s Spiegel im Spiegel.

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