A Painfully Beautiful Cello Concerto by Willem Jeths, Review on Trouw ⭐⭐⭐⭐

Updated: Oct 30


Leonard Elsenbroich, Cello Biennale, Willem Jeths, Cello Concerto
Leonard Elsenbroich plays the world premiere of Willem Jeths' 'Second Cello Concerto' during the Cello Biennale. The Netherlands Chamber Orchestra under the direction of Giuseppe Mengoli accompanies him. Statue Foppe Schut

On the 22nd of October, Leonard Elsenbroich premiered the second cello concerto of Willem Jeths' "Nell' Oltretomba" under the direction of Giuseppe Mengoli together with Netherlands Chamber Orchestra (Het Nederlands Kamerorkest).

In the new review on Trouw, Peter van der Lint reviewed the premiere of Willem Jeths' Cello Concerto.


All beautiful and impressive. But the world premiere of Willem Jeths' Second Cello Concerto made the biggest impression on Friday. With the Netherlands Chamber Orchestra (NKO) conducted by Giuseppe Mengoli, Leonard Elsenbroich played this painfully beautiful composition with great empathy.

Read the full review on Trouw


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