Fashion and costume designer Jan-Jan Van Essche’s work vibrates between poetry and simplicity. In this video portrait, he talks about what inspired him for Vlaemsch (chez moi).
"What is something of value, and what does not have value?" Set and costume designer Hans Op de Beeck about the new creation Vlaemsch (chez moi), an exploration of the Flemish identity by four contemporary Flemish artists.
Ian Bostridge has been singing Schubert’s Winterreise for three decades. He explains why he agreed to approach a work he knows so intimately through the dark mirror of Hans Zender’s ‘composed interpretation’.
In anticipation of his return to Brussels for an orchestral version of Schubert's Winterreise, learn more about Sir Antonio Pappano and the lasting impact of his term as Music Director of the La Monnaie Symphony Orchestra (1992-2002).
La Monnaie Symphony Orchestra was established 250 years ago. Who better to highlight in celebration of this anniversary than the artists in the dark? We invited clarinetist Ricardo Matarredona to discuss life as it is in the orchestra, his favourite solo (spoiler: it's Wagner) and the moment that always gives him ghostbumps in the pit.