JIP8 Concert in Utrecht
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“Wat was het waanzinnig goed! Zoveel energie, kwaliteit, diepgang, afwisseling en prachtige muziek. Echt heel bijzonder om bij te zijn” – Hanne

JIP8 Concert in Utrecht
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“In een polariserende samenleving is Kamerkoor JIP op zoek gegaan naar muziek over polarisering en de gevolgen daarvan. In JIP8 hebben Jonathan Alexander Ploeg en Imre Arthur Ploeg een heel bijzonder project gerealiseerd waarvan gisteren de laatste grote uitvoering in … Lees Meer

De muur
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Achtergrond bij JIP8 – …and I become a wall De muur Oog in oog met de muur Ik ben niet mooi of lelijk Ik heb geen gezicht Borst aan borst met de muur Ik ben niet sterk of zwak Ik … Lees Meer

Thank you – our journey goes on!
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The past three months, JIP has been on a fascinating journey. Never before have we had such a tremendously divers program. Never before have we collaborated with so many different artists. Never before have we welcomed so many people in … Lees Meer

Exhibition: 5 artists from The Publisher!
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At the concerts of Kamerkoor JIP, there will be an exhibition, inspired by the theme and music of the project. For this project we cooperate with The Hague Peace Projects and The Publisher. The publisher is an independent, nonprofit platform for stories … Lees Meer

Exhibition: new poem from Nicolás Barría, Chile
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At the concerts of Kamerkoor JIP, there will be an exhibition, inspired by the theme and music of the project. Nicolás Barría wrote a new poem, especially for the project and composer Diederik ten Böhmer: La Risa del Mudo. The poem … Lees Meer

Exhibition: poetry from Rodaan Al Galidi
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At the concerts of Kamerkoor JIP, there will be an exhibition, inspired by the theme and music of the project. Rodaan Al Galidi (born 1971) is a Dutch writer of Iraqi descent. A trained engineer, he fled his native Iraq and … Lees Meer

Exhibition: poetry from Baban Kirkuki
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At the concerts of Kamerkoor JIP, there will be an exhibition, inspired by the theme and music of the project. Baban Kirkuki (Kurdistan, Iraq, 1974) studied the Arabic language and literature and published his first book of poetry “Ruine of Babylon” … Lees Meer

April 12 – Lecture about Syrian culture
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Prior to our concert in Den Haag, there will be a lecture from Shuker Barbour, about the Syrian culture before the revolution. Concert April 22 – Duinzichtkerk, Van Hogenhoucklaan 89, Den Haag 19.30 – doors open and exhibition 19.45 – … Lees Meer

April 9 – Composers: Diederik ten Böhmer
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For the project ‘Op Doortocht’ we asked three composers to write a piece, inspired by traveling and the nomadic way of living. Diederik ten Böhmer focused on music from Andes area in Chile. The Chilean poet Nicolás Barría wrote the text … Lees Meer

April 7: Exhibition: 1 poem in 11 languages
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JIP6 Exhibition: 1 poem in 11 languages At the concerts of Kamerkoor JIP, there will be an exhibition, inspired by the theme and music of the project. In the coming weeks we will introduce all artists and poets! Milla Braat (The Hague) … Lees Meer

April 2 – Composers: Bjarni Gudmundsson
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For the project ‘Op Doortocht’ we asked three composers to write a piece, inspired by traveling and the nomadic way of living. Bjarni Guðmundsson focused on music from the Inuit in Canada.

March 29 – Composers: Diederik van der Laag
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For the project ‘Op Doortocht’ we asked three composers to write a piece, inspired by traveling and the nomadic way of living. Diederik ten Böhmer would have the focus on South America and Bjarni Gudmundsson on folks around the Artic. … Lees Meer

March 22 – Learning Maasai singing
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JIP6 – Learning Maasai singing Kamerkoor JIP is learning a traditional Maasai song and gets a African dance masterclass under the lead of John Kayongo. Thank you for the inspiration and fun, John!

March 14 – celebrate the Middle East
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vraag me niet hoe oud ik ben en wanneer ik jarig ben jaren heb ik niet ik tel momenten ~ Baban Kirkuki  On Monday 14 March, the Vrije Hogeschool, Kamerkoor JIP and guests celebrated the culture of the Middle East. Students … Lees Meer

March 8 – Maasai music
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JIP6 – Maasai music Conductor Jonathan about his experiences: “It was in 2007, when I first went to Tanzania and Kenia. I was lucky to be able to spend a few days with a Maasai Tribe, north of the border … Lees Meer

February 26 – Beautiful!
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JIP6 – beautiful, zibâ, jameel, wunderschön! Conductor Imre is on Lesbos, Greece, to get an personal impression of the hard and dangerous journey thousands of people make from the Middle East and Africa to Europe:   “On the campsite ‘Better … Lees Meer

February 19 – learning Arabic
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JIP6 – Learning Arabic At our second rehearsal we looked at the pronunciation of our songs in Arabic. We worked on the song Fog elna Khel (فوق النخل), a love song from Iraq, but also very popular in Syria. Yal asmar ellon … Lees Meer

16 feb – Vertrokken!
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JIP6 – Op Doortocht is vertrokken! Op dinsdag 2 februari gingen wij, dirigenten Jonathan en Imre, op bezoek in het AZC bij twee van de muzikanten van dit project: Mohammed (zanger en oed-speler) en Ibrahim (percussionist). Met een kopje heerlijke Arabische koffie wisselden we … Lees Meer