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.

News
Crowd funding: Open Recorder Days Amsterdam 2015
After an unforgettable and very successful first edition in 2012, recorder players from all over the world will come together again in Amsterdam between 14-17 May, 2015 during the ...
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Members
Marco Magalh√£es
Marco Paulo Alves Magalhães (*1980) was born in Porto. He holds diplomas from the Conservatório de Música do Porto, the Escola Superior de Música de Lisboa and from the ...
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Concerts
Date
April 24, 2015
Venue

Nieuwe Veste
Molenstraat 6
4811 GS Breda


Programme

A Cosmography of Polyphony
All concerts
Albums
Angeli, Zingare & Pastori
This album, rewarded with the seal "Luister 10" by the prestigious Dutch magazine Luister, is a journey through the many characters inherent in the ens...
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Videos
Salomone Rossi (c1570-1628): Sinfonia & Gagliarda detta Narciso

Arrangement & diminutions by Paul Leenhouts
Live recording: September 17, 2011
Ursulinenkapel, Maastricht
Festival "Musica Sacra Maastricht"

Stephanie Br...
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