Some of our favorite pictures taken at the Classical Music Rave in the Loading Dock of the Muziekgebouw aan't IJ!
Marinus Komst welcomes all ravers
The flamboyant timpanist of the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra opens the night by playing along live with Bruckner's 9th Symphony.
Daria van den Bercken - piano
The internationally acclaimed pianist Daria van den Bercken moves us physically and emotionally with her interpretation of Händel's music.
Photo by Ernst Ruijgrok
Marije Nie taps the night away
Tap dance star Marije Nie performs together with pianist Daria van den Bercken and dances to... Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart!
Elegance in soundS
The soundsystem was provided by SoundDream. Sexy, n'est-ce pas?
Patrice Bäumel spins classical beats
Patrice Bäumel is an internationally renowned dj and producer (Yellow Lounge, Club Trouw, ...) and was courageous enough to mix his music with classical elements. RESPECT!
STICK HOUSE play acoustic minimal dance
With influences from Steve Reich and comparable to Brandt Brauer Frick, these young Dutch percussionists definitely got the ravers moving to their music! Photo by Ernst Ruijgrok
Full House / Loading Dock
The second edition of the Classical Music Rave was completely sold out. We weren't allowed to squeeze in any more people.
Heroic bar staff
No rave without a well-functioning bar. Staff and friends from Cafe de Engelbewaarder kept us all in the flow.
Photo by Pierre Deboué-Sadron