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Concerts & Activities


During the exhibition Treasury! the Hermitage Amsterdam presents a special programme of concerts and activities. You can go to wonderful classical concerts in the historic Church Hall, and in the summer attend performances by young jazz talents from the Conservatorium van Amsterdam in the courtyard.

Entrance to all activities is free with a valid ticket for the exhibition. Please note that you can visit the exhibition before or after the activity. Since we have time slots for Treasury!, you will have to make a reservation for a certain time.

'The Road to Freedom', Berlage Saxophone Quartet

Sunday May 5 2019
2 PM in the Church Hall

In The Road to Freedom by the Berlage Saxophone Quartet and author Jan Brokken, stories and music that tell about the quest for freedom go hand in hand. Music by Schulhoff, Mussorgsky and Shostakovich will be interwoven with stories by Brokken (in Dutch). He will read from his books In het huis van de dichter (‘In the Poet’s House’) and De kozakkentuin (‘The Cossack Garden’).

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Russian-Orthodox songs by ORVK Radujsja

Sunday May 19 2019
2 PM in the Church Hall

Like the Hermitage Amsterdam, the Overijssel Russian Women’s Choir Radujsja celebrates its tenth anniversary this year. Led by Russian Adelya Rakhimova, the choir performs four-part and acapella Russian Orthodox songs, surrendering in stillness to the mysticism of faith. In addition they present folk songs celebrating emotions and events that every human being encounters in his life. A colourful concert that will get you acquainted with the Russian soul!

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Jazz at the Plantage

From June 22 until August 24 2019
Every Saturday at 4 PM in the courtyard

Fourth edition of Jazz at the Plantage. This summer, visitors can once again enjoy a series of jazz concerts in the inviting courtyard-garden at the Hermitage Amsterdam and on the terrace of the Hortus Botanicus. Jazz at the Plantage is an annual jazz festival that is organised in collaboration with the Amsterdam Conservatorium. Showcasing young up-and-coming talent.
Program will follow

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Family & children
Courses & workshops
Only in Dutch language
Jazz at the Plantage 2019

Coming soon: Jewels!

The Glitter of the Russian Court