|Camiel Boomsma, Netherlands, 2017|
Tour Dates: 4th May - 15th May, 2017
Camiel Boomsma makes name as a soloist with an extensive repertoire and appears frequently in recitals.
Camiel Boomsma makes name as a soloist with an extensive repertoire and appears frequently in recitals. Boomsma regularly appears as a soloist and has performed in the Concertgebouw in Amsterdam, De Oosterpoort in Groningen, Teatro la Fenice in Venice, De Doelen concert hall in Rotterdam, De Philharmonie in Haarlem to name a few. He also performed as a soloist at festivals such as the Grachtenfestival Amsterdam and during the Wagner Festspiele in Bayreuth.
In 2013, Wagner’s anniversary year, Boomsma received a prestigious bursary from the International Richard Wagner Stipendienstiftung. In the same year he recorded his debut CD with a selection of well known and unknown piano transcriptions of Wagner’s opera’s. This CD was released by EtceteraRecords and received many top reviews from De Volkskrant, Luister magazine, Diapason, BBC Music magazine and Grammophone. In februari 2016 Boomsma released his second CD ‘’Porazzi’’ containing exciting premiere-recordings of rare Wagner transcriptions which, again, received with great enthusiasm by the press.
"…Boomsma emphasizes purity and profundity…"
- Luister Magazine