Handel, Debussy, Schubert - How beautiful are the feet

Handel, Debussy, Schubert - How beautiful are the feet

Florien Hilgenkamp brings the Christmas story and its characters back to life while singing and narrating, with Celia García-García providing the musical accompaniment to the beautiful Bösendorfer Imperial. Using beautiful songs and arias by Handel, Mahler, Fauré and Debussy, among others, the two artists will take you on a journey to Bethlehem. Travel with Florien and Celia and experience the beautiful Christmas story in the Edesche Concert Hall!


Handel, Debussy, Schubert

Soprano Florien Hilgenkamp brings the Christmas story and the characters from the story back to life while singing and telling, with pianist Celia García-García providing the beautiful musical accompaniment. Using beautiful songs and arias by Handel, Mahler, Fauré and Debussy, among others, the two artists will take you on a journey to Bethlehem

Florien Hilgenkamp

Florien Hilgenkamp won the audience award during the competition of the Prix d'Harmonie in Rotterdam and the 1st prize at the "Netherlands American Community Concert" in the Concertgebouw of Amsterdam. This gave her the opportunity to give a solo recital at Carnegie Hall in New York. Florien could be listened to several times on the radio, like in the programs Viertakt Podium

Florien Hilgenkamp: 'When I was eleven years old, I already knew that I wanted to make singing my work and that I wanted to become a singer later on. My singing lady Lucette once showed me an Italian opera and I loved it. "I didn't want anything else Read our entire interview with Florien.


Celia García-García

Pianist Celia García-García studied at the Codars Conservatory in Rotterdam. She is a much sought-after accompanist of singers and active in various chamber music ensembles. On television she could be seen in 'The Tenth Van Tijl' and in the much watched programme Maestro of the AVRO


Liedrecital Bösendorfer Imperial 290 Edesche Liedrecitals vleugel Olivier Messiaen Claude Debussy Gabriel Fauré Georg Friedrich Händel Manuel de Falla Gustav Mahler

Using beautiful songs and arias by Handel, Mahler, Fauré and Debussy, among others, the two artists will take you on a journey to Bethlehem. Travel with Florien and Celia and experience the beautiful Christmas story in the Edesche Concert Hall!

When and where

(Oorspronkelijk stond dit concert op 29 november gepland, maar nu dus op zaterdag 20 december 2014.)

The Edesche Concert Hall. Unheard of acoustics, intimate beauty, one of the most beautiful concert grand pianos in the Netherlands with the very best musicians. From one hour before the start of the concert you are welcome in the Edesche Concert Hall, for example for a cup of coffee in advance. Please note: during the performance we do not grant access to the concert hall The Edesche Concertzaal is unsubsidized and is made possible by Eskes Media / DagjeWeg.NL.

  • Many payment options online;
  • Stage Gift Card OK, also online;
  • Free coffee/drinks/breakfasts;
  • Free wardrobe;
  • Free luxury program magazine;
  • Free and paid parking in the vicinity;
  • ECLive! Listen to the concert again in high quality afterwards (at selected concerts);
  • Enjoy the Edesche Concert Hall Diner at the adjacent atmospheric restaurant Buitenzorg;
  • Subsidy free and independent. Sponsor: DagjeWeg.NL Tickets;
  • NPO Radio 4 broadcasts regularly from the Edesche Concertzaal. Listen again to e.g.

Edesche Concertzaal

Amsterdamseweg 9, Ede

Directions: Car Public transportation