November Music 2016

(Click on the image to open the brochure November Music 2016)
Visitors to November Music 2016 can fully enjoy today's eclectic musical landscape. The festival opens spectacularly with the Bosch Requiem written by German composer Detlev Glanert, played by the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra. Then on to Steve Coleman's multilayered jazz, the sacral sounds of Huelgas Ensemble, pianist Rembrandt Frerichs' brand-new project with Cello8tet Amsterdam or the Iranian tar virtuoso Hossein Alizadeh. And this is just a small selection … The festival showcases the prominent composers of our time. Not to mention top-notch ensembles, jazz & world pioneers, sound installations, and interdisciplinary concerts. November Music runs for 10 full days starting from 2016. It takes place from 4 through 13 November at various locations in the Dutch city of ’s-Hertogenbosch.
Click here to find out more about the concerts. The information however is at this point only available in Dutch. From September on it's possible to download our brochure in English. If you have a question, don't hesitate to mail us at
To order tickets from outside The Netherlands and Belgium, please fill in the order form (DOWNLOAD HERE) and send it in an email to Make sure you include 'Ordering November Music tickets' in the header of the email. You will then receive an email with a payment reference and an international bank account number. Once you’ve made the payment, you’ll receive the e-tickets by email.
's-Hertogenbosch is a beautiful Medieval city in the south of The Netherlands, also known as the hometown of the famous painter Jheronimus Bosch. November Music uses all kinds of venues in the center of the town, like theaters, churches, and concerthalls. It's possible to walk from one venue to the other.
's-Hertogenbosch can easily be reach from Eindhoven Airport (30 minutes by train from Eindhoven to 's-Hertogenbosch) as well as Schiphol Airport (45 minutes by train from Amsterdam to 's-Hertogenbosch). Click here to find information about hotels in 's-Hertogenbosch.

November Music is an international music festival founded in 1993 and based in ‘s-Hertogenbosch The Netherlands. It gives the audience a bird's-eye view of what’s happening in with new music. The festival focuses on more than one genre. The emphasis is on contemporary composed music. Especially in recent years we have also featured jazz, improvised and electronic music, musical installations, and music theatre. The festival is attuned to the present moment. The range is very wide. Some of the composers and musicians that performed or visited November Music in recent years are Helmut Lachenmann, Sofia Gubaidulina, Heiner Goebbels, Louis Andriessen, Mauricio Kagel, Kayhan Kalhor, Michel van der Aa, Nik Bärtsch, Anouar Brahem, Marc Ribot, Arve Henriksen, Vijay Iyer and Christian Marclay.