The Royal Wind Music

Double sextet of renaissance recorders founded by Paul Leenhouts, specialised in Dutch, German, Spanish, Italian and English music written between 1520 and 1640.

Welcome to the website of The Royal Wind Music: a unique consort of renaissance recorders founded by Paul Leenhouts. They perform on a collection of instruments made by Adriana Breukink and Bob Marvin that ranges from the twelve-inch sopranino to the sub-contrabass measuring over ten feet. The thirteen members of the ensemble, originally from Austria, Finland, Germany, Hungary, The Netherlands, Portugal, Spain and the United Kingdom, all studied at the Amsterdam Conservatoire.

26 November 2016: Ensemble day and concert in Enschede
Over the past few years there has been a fruitful partnership between The Royal Wind Music and Kaliber Kunstenschool. On Saturday the 26th of November both parties will join forces...
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MarĂ­a MartĂ­nez Ayerza
María Martínez Ayerza (*1982) graduated with distinction at the Conservatory of Seville in 2000 and moved to The Netherlands to continue her studies with Paul Leenhouts at the Amsterd...
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November 26, 2016

Lasondersingel 102
7514 BV Enschede (NL)


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The Flute-Heaven of the Gods
The well-known 17th century recorder player and carillonneur Jacob van Eyck improvised on popular tunes from his time, like Amarilli mia bella by Giulio Caccini or the Lachrimae Antiqu...
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Pierre Phalèse (ca 1505/10 - ca. 1573/76): Bransle Gay

Premier livre de danseries, Leuven 1551
Diminutions: Eva Gemeinhardt

This video was recorded in Bimhuis Amsterdam for VPRO Vrije Geluiden. Vrije Geluiden is a music p...
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