After a magnificent performance last Thursday of the Mass for two organs by Louis Vierne with the Cappella Sancti Servatii , Arno Kerkhof at the second organ (Harmonium) and conductor Hans Heykers, , tonight we’ll perform works by the great J.S. Bach in cooperation with Studium Chorale, conducted by Hans Leenders.
20 May at 15.30 Marcel Verheggen will perform a concert in the Sint-Servaasbasiliek which will be related to Whitsunday.
It is an interesting program with the rarely performed ‘Triple Choral’ by Charles Tournemire, a meditation by Max Reger upon the Whitsunday song ‘Komm, Heiliger Geist, Herre Gott’, and the complete ‘Messe de la Pentecôte’ by Olivier Messiaen.
Tickets are available at the ticket office of the ‘Theater aan het Vrijthof’
After a joyful Christmas concert last weekend , you can enjoy in the Sint-Servaasbasilica in Maastricht on Christmas Eve at 24 hrs and 25 December at 11 hrs beautiful music with the Cappella Sancti Servatii and a small orchestra as a part of the High Mass.
You can listen to music by, among others, Haydn, Bach and Widor, splendid compositions to celebrate the birth of Christ in the famous and spectacular Basilica of Sint-Servaas.
On the 12th of February 2017, Marcel Verheggen performed together with the chamber choir Studium Chorale, conducted by Hans Leenders. The theme of the concert were pieces by the composer Antonín Dvořák. Next to Dvořák’s Mass in D, Marcel Verheggen also performed the complete 9th symphony, arrnanged for organ by Zsigmond Szathmáry. No recordings are avaible yet, but an interview (in Dutch) in the Orgelpark magazine can be found here, starting at page 32.
On the 16th of September 2016, Marcel Verheggen performed during the opening concert of the Dutch arts festival Musica Sacra. He played the work Sacrificium by John Casken. You can listen to a recording below.