Raas en de basketbal (2021)

For narrator and 7 instruments: oboe, clarinet, trombone, percussion, piano, violin, cello.

Text: Jibbe Willems. (currenlty only available in Dutch)

Commissioned by NPO Radio 4 and NPO Zapp, with financial support from NPO Cultuurfonds.


 Promo film 'Raas en de basketbal':


Full podcast 'Raas en de basketbal':

Notenkrakers' notulen (2020)

Soprano and orchestra: 2222-2220 timp, 2 perc, pf/cel, hp, str

Commissioned by the Royal Concertgebouworkest


Video: Excerpt from the world premiere. Soprano Katharine Dain, conductor Antony Hermus and the Royal Concertgebouworkest.  

Gamut (2020)

Chamber orchestra: 2222-2210 timp, 1perc, str

Commissioned by Holland Festival

Voetnoten bij de menselijke komedie: Mijmeringen van Arnon Grunberg (2017; rev. 2019)

(Footnotes by the human comedy: Musings by Arnon Grunberg)

Mixed choir and symphony orchestra: 3333-4231 timp, 3perc, pf, str

  Commissioned by the NTR ZaterdagMatinee

The Dreamcatcher (2018)

Symphony orchestra: 3333-4331 timp, 3perc, pf, cel, 2hp, str
Commissioned by the Dutch National Student Orchestra

Leonard Bernstein, Security Matter – C (2017)

Voice and wind quintet

Commissioned by the Royal Concertgebouworkest

Balance of Power for percussion solo and orchestra (2016)
Percussion solo and symphony orchestra: 2222-2200 timp, hp, str
Commissioned by the Dutch Student Chamber Orchestra (Nesko) for Niek Kleinjan

The Pillars of Creation (2015)
Symphony Orchestra: 3333-4331 timp, 1perc, pf, str
First Prize Euregio Youth Orchestra Composition Competition 2015

Schimmenspel (2014)

Symphony Orchestra: 2222 2alt sax.-2210, 1perc, str
Commissioned by Ricciotti Ensemble

Keep it Tight and Carry On (2014)
Violin solo, with short film by Jonathan Elbers
written for Alicia Berendse

Foreign Body (2014)
Symphony Orchestra: 3333-4331 timp, 4perc, pf, cel, hp, str
Commissioned by 
VU-Orchestra Amsterdam


Lente/Festina (2013)
Violin and accordion
Commissioned by the 
Van Amsterdam Duo

Aurora (2013)
Alto flute, violin, harp, mezzo-soprano
Dedicated to 
Borealis Trio and Marije Roos

Quintet for Percussion and Piano (2012)

Four percussionists and piano 

Echo: Sonus est, qui vivit in illa (2012)
Symphony Orchestra: 4444-4331 timp, 4perc, 2hp, str.
Dedicated to the Noordhollands Jeugdorkest, on the occasion of their fiftieth anniversary

Uncontrolled (2009-2011)
Piano solo
Dedicated to Daan Kortekaas

Mental Hospital Blues (2011)
Piano solo
Dedicated to Marcel Worms

Nederland Ruimt Op (2010)
Violin solo
Music for the short film ‘Nederland Ruimt Op’  to protest austerity measures on culture

Trio (2010)
Oboe, clarinet, bassoon
Dedicated to the Canja Ensemble

Romanza (2010)
Violin and piano
Dedicated to Alicia Berendse

Symfonische Maskers (2009)
Symphony orchestra: 3333-4331 timp, 3perc, pf, 2hp, str.
Dedicated to the Noordhollands Jeugdorkest

Video: Noordhollands Jeugdorkest and conductor Bas Pollard.

Con Moto (2008)
String quartet

Scherzo I (2007)

fl, ob, cl/bass cl, trp, 1perc, vl, vla, vlc, cb 


Scherzo II (2007)

fl, ob, cl/bass cl, trp, vl, vla, vlc, cb

De Paradijsvogel (2006, rev. 2010)

2fl, 2ob, 2cl, 2bsn, 2hrn, 2trp, 2tbn, 2perc, pf