November Music 2018
Visitors to November Music 2018 can fully enjoy today's eclectic musical landscape. 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 takes place from 2 through 11 November at various locations in the Dutch city of ’s-Hertogenbosch.
Click on the image below to open the digital version of the festival brochure.
This years festival line-up includes several John Zorn
projects (amongs others COBRA, Secret Chiefs 3, Songs for Petra
, more information
), Klangforum Wien, Rebecca Saunders, Amir ElSaffar, Jennifer Walshe, Gavin Bryars, James Dillon, Anoushka Shankar & Metropole Orchestra Strings, Omar Bashir, Lucia Cadotsch
and many others.
If you are ordering tickets from outside the Netherlands or Belgium, please use this ORDERING FORM
and follow the instructions. If you are pursuing tickets for the John Zorn concerts on November 5th, please read the instructions on THIS PAGE
About November Music
November Music had its first edition in 1993 has ever since takenplace in the beautiful Mediaeval Brabant capital of ’s-Hertogenbosch (also called Den Bosch) in the south of the Netherlands. It is the most important international gathering for contemporary music in the country. The annual festival, which lasts 10 days, presents 90 concerts across all genres, featuring today's music by today's makers. November Music is commissioning Dutch and international composers to compose new work as it initiates collaborations between musicians from the Netherlands and those hailing from elsewhere. It attracted 11,500 visitors in 2016 and more than 12,000 visitors in 2017.
Hotels and parking
The November Music venues are located all througout the center of the city. The main venue is de Verkadefabriek, which is near the trainstation, and also provides plenty of parking space. Furthermore there are several hotels and B&B's if you are planning on staying in the city:
• Best Western Eurohotel (info
• Golden Tulip Hotel Central (info
• Mövenpick Hotel 's-Hertogenbosch (info
• B&B's in 's-Hertogenbosch (info