The English Reformed Church, located in the Begijnhof in the heart of Amsterdam, has been hosting chamber music concerts since the early 1970s. With its outstanding acoustics, the beautiful 15th-century building quickly became and has remained a favourite venue for musicians and audience alike. Several renowned musicians received their start here, and many still delight the ERC audience.


Friday 17 November 2017 19:30 hrs

Café des Chansons
Charlotte Haesen: chanteuse
With the Tobalita Quartet
Lisanne Soeterbroek: violin
Giles Francis: violin
Odile Torenbeek: viola
Anjali Tanna: cello

Programme: The annual benefit concert for the Mulanje Mission Hospital, Malawi.
An evening of French classic chansons by amongst others those of Barbara, Serge Gainsbourg and Edith Piaf.

Tickets: € 25, – You can buy them here



Sunday 19 November 2017 3:15 pm

Deborah Nemko: piano

Programme: Piano music in the time of Anne Frank
After completing her 2015 Fulbright Fellowship to the Netherlands for her project, Suppressed and Forgotten Dutch Composers of World War II,
the American pianist and academic, Deborah Nemko, has developed innovative recitals on Dutch composers of the Holocaust.

Henriëtte Bosmans: Six Préludes (1917-18)
Daniel Belinfante: Lento Mystiek (1941) and Sonatine No. 3 (1939)
Leo Smit: Suite pour Piano (1926) and Hommage à Sherlock Holmes
Dick Kattenburg: Tempo di Blues (1940-41)
Also works by George Gershwin

Tickets: € 15, –
€ 12.50 Stadspas, CJP


Friday 24 November 2017 1 pm

Michael Sellers: piano

Programme: For his annual piano recital, the American pianist, Michael Sellers, will perform the following works by Frédéric Chopin.

Fantasia in f minor Op. 49
Two Preludes Op.28
Fantaisie – Impromptu in c sharp minor Op. 66
Nocturne in B-major Op. 32 No. 1
Three Waltzes in A-flat major, D flat major and A flat major
Ballade No 3 in A flat major Op. 47
Five Mazurkas
Scherzo No. l in B minor Op. 20

Free concert with a voluntary collection


Friday 24 November 2017 8:15 hrs

Het Loman Ensemble
Conductor: Annemart Franken

Programme: Full Fathom Five
Het Loman Ensemble sings Shakespeare.

Compositions based on texts by William Shakespeare.
To include works by Robert Johnson, Thomas Morley, Johannes Brahms,
Ralph Vaughan Williams, Niels Lindberg and Jurriaan Andriessen

Tickets: € 15, –
€ 13, – 65 plus, Stadspas and CJP


Sunday 26 November 2017 3:15 pm

Het Purcell Kamerorkest
Conductor: Mimi Mitchell
Ireen van Bijnen: soprano

Programme: Jan Dismas Zelenka: Hypocondrie
Henry Purcell: Fantasia 5 and Fantasia 7
Johann Sebastian Bach: Cantata BWV 208: Schafe Können sicher weiden
Georg Philipp Telemann: Ino Cantata TWV20, 41: Ungöttliche Saturnia
Cantata TWV 1:1075: Jesu komm in meine Seele
Concerto à 4 Violini
Suite in a minor TWV 55: a 4
Tickets: € 15, –



Check all upcoming concerts in our calendar.

You can read more about concerts in our church here!.

For information about concert bookings (NOT about ticket information), please email the Concert Manager Kenneth Ewen selecting department ‘Concert Manager’ in our Contact form.