The Names @ Savelbergkapel

11 DEC

2021

The Names is new Amsterdam/Berlin collective of creative musicians playing open, melodic, pieces in a Cage/Oliveros informed spectrum of improvised strategies and open-ended compositions. This concert in Eindhoven was played by: Seamus Cater (harmonica), Jeroen Kimman (electric guitar), Koen Nutters (double bass), Gert-Jan Prins (persussion) Germaine Sijstermans (clarinet).

The Names @ POM

11 DEC

2021

The Names is new Amsterdam/Berlin collective of creative musicians playing open, melodic, pieces in a Cage/Oliveros informed spectrum of improvised strategies and open-ended compositions. This concert in Eindhoven was played by: Seamus Cater (harmonica), Jeroen Kimman (electric guitar), Koen Nutters (double bass), Germaine Sijstermans (clarinet).

Marcus Kaiser @ Musica Sacra

25 SEPT

2021

Together with Marcus Kaiser (cello) and Antoine Beuger (flute), Germaine performed in Kaiser's multidisciplinary work unterholz. This performance in the Musica Sacra festival in Maastricht (NL) was a collaboration with production house Intro in Situ

Parmelia @ PLT Heerlen

16 SEPT

2021

Sijstermans's new work Parmelia for three clarinets was premiered during this matinee concert celebrating the 70th birthdays of composers Arno Dieteren and John Slangen. Germaine performed Parmelia together with Paulien Dieteren and Beppie Paquay.

Sijstermans @ Heim.art

5 -11 AUG

2021

Together with Rebecca Lane (flute), Rishin Singh (trombone), Fredrik Rasten (guitar), Marcus Kaiser (cello), and Seamus Cater (concertina) Germaine played daily concerts of her music at Heim.art in Neufelden (AT).

Sijstermans @ Opening Festival

24 JULY

2021

Marcus Kaiser (cello) and Germaine performed her work Elexen on indoor and outdoors in the city center of Trier (DE) during the 2021 Sommerung event of the Opening Festival

Sijstermans for Solastalgia Berlin

21 JULY -
2 AUG

2020

Sijstermans's work Linden was commissioned by Ensemble Möbelgruppe for this concert titled Solastalgia, presenting works from socially and environmentally engaged composers to challenge and exposing listeners to new understandings of our relationship with the environment - one that is not extractive or destructive.
The programme was performed by Michiko Ogawa (clarinet), Lucy Railton (cello), Rishin Singh (trombone) and Eric Wong (guitar). 

Sijstermans for Solastalgia Berlin

21 JULY -
2 AUG

2020

Sijstermans's work Linden was commissioned by Ensemble Möbelgruppe for this concert titled Solastalgia, presenting works from socially and environmentally engaged composers to challenge and expose listeners to new understandings of our relationship with the environment - one that is not extractive or destructive.
The programme will be performed by Michiko Ogawa (clarinet), Lucy Railton (cello), Rishin Singh (trombone) and Eric Wong (guitar). 

Sijstermans @ Heim.art (AT)

21 JULY -
2 AUG

2020

Sijstermans worked on installations and performed with Marcus Kaiser (vcl) in the warehouse of HEIM.ART, a gallery and workspace situated in a former industrial building. Along side Sijstermans's work in progress there were exhibitions with works of Marcus Kaiser, Joachim Eckl and Karl-Heinz Tritschler.