Jac van Steen
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1956
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Jac van Steen

Jac van Steen Biography (Wikipedia)

Jac van Steen (born 1956 in Eindhoven) is a Dutch conductor. He studied music theory, as well as orchestral and choral conducting, at the Brabants Conservatory of Music (nl).

In the Netherlands, van Steen was conductor and music director of the Nijmegen Bach Choir from 1986 to 1990. From 1989 to 1994, he was the Music Director of Het Nationale Ballet in Amsterdam. Since 1992, he has been on the faculty at the Royal Conservatory of music and dance in The Hague. Currently, in collaboration with fellow conductors Kenneth Montgomery and Ed Spanjaard at the Royal Conservatory in The Hague, he manages a course in conducdting, to which only two students are admitted annually.

Between 1997 and 2002, van Steen was Chief Conductor of the Nuremberg Symphony Orchestra. He has also served as Music Director of the Neues Berliner Kammerorchester. Between 2002 and 2005 he was Music Director of Deutsches Nationaltheater Weimar and Chief Conductor of the Staatskapelle Weimar. Van Steen was chief conductor of the Orchester Musikkollegium Winterthur from 2002 to 2008. Between 2008 and 2013, he was Generalmusikdirektor of the Dortmunder Philharmoniker (Dortmund Philharmonic Orchestra).

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Johannes Verhulst
Overture in C minor, 'Gijsbrecht van Aemstel', Op 3
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Overture in C minor, 'Gijsbrecht van Aemstel', Op 3
Johan Wagenaar
Concert Overture, Op 11, 'Fruhlingsgewalt'
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Concert Overture, Op 11, 'Fruhlingsgewalt'
Johannes Bernardus van Bree
Overture "Le Bandit"
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Overture "Le Bandit"
Edward Elgar
Cockaigne (In London Town)- overture Op. 40
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Cockaigne (In London Town)- overture Op. 40
Jan van Gilse
Concert Overture in C minor
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Concert Overture in C minor
Claude Debussy
La Mer (extract)
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La Mer (extract)
Claude Debussy
La mer
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La mer
Georges Bizet
Carmen Suite No 1
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Carmen Suite No 1
William Walton
Violin Concerto
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Violin Concerto
Edward Elgar
In the South
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In the South
Edward Elgar
Variations on an original theme ('Enigma') Op.36
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Variations on an original theme ('Enigma') Op.36
Ralph Vaughan Williams
Oboe concerto in A minor
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Oboe concerto in A minor
Joseph Haydn
Symphony no. 104 in D major H.1.104 (London)
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Symphony no. 104 in D major H.1.104 (London)
Sergei Prokofiev
Romeo and Juliet - ballet, Op.64 (excerpts)
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Romeo and Juliet - ballet, Op.64 (excerpts)
Michael Berkeley
Violin Concerto (Proms 2016)
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Violin Concerto (Proms 2016)
Paul Dukas
La Péri - Fanfare and Poème dansé
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La Péri - Fanfare and Poème dansé
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Ah, lo previdi ... Ah, t'invola - recitative and aria K.272 for soprano and orchestra
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Ah, lo previdi ... Ah, t'invola - recitative and aria K.272 for soprano and orchestra
Joseph Haydn
Symphony no. 44 in E minor H.1.44 (Trauer)
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Symphony no. 44 in E minor H.1.44 (Trauer)
Jean Sibelius
Pelleas et Melisande - incidental music Op.46
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Pelleas et Melisande - incidental music Op.46
William Walton
Henry V - music for the film
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Henry V - music for the film
Gustav Holst
Egdon Heath Op.47
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Egdon Heath Op.47
Elisabeth Lutyens
The Skull Suite
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The Skull Suite
Richard Rodney Bennett
Lady Caroline Lamb - music from the film
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Lady Caroline Lamb - music from the film
Sergei Prokofiev
Symphony no. 7 in C sharp minor Op.131 by Sergey Prokofiev
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Symphony no. 7 in C sharp minor Op.131 by Sergey Prokofiev
Johan Wagenaar
"Frithjof's Meerfahrt" - Concert piece for orchestra (Op.5)
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"Frithjof's Meerfahrt" - Concert piece for orchestra (Op.5)
Elisabeth Lutyens
The Skull (1965) - Suite
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The Skull (1965) - Suite
Gabriel Fauré
Ballade in F sharp major Op.19
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Ballade in F sharp major Op.19
Ralph Vaughan Williams
Symphony No 5 in D major
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Symphony No 5 in D major
Igor Stravinsky
No Word from Tom, Act 1 Scene 3 from The Rake's Progress
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No Word from Tom, Act 1 Scene 3 from The Rake's Progress
Igor Stravinsky
Symphony in C major
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Symphony in C major
Camille Saint‐Saëns
Romance
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Romance

Romance

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Katherine Bryan, Royal Scottish National Orchestra
Conductor
Elisabeth Lutyens
Rondel Op.108 for orchestra
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Rondel Op.108 for orchestra
Elisabeth Lutyens
Music for orchestra 2 Op.48
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Music for orchestra 2 Op.48
Oliver Knussen
Variations on 'Sumer is icumen in'
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Variations on 'Sumer is icumen in'
David Matthews
Towards Sunrise (BBC Philharmonic Studio Concerts)
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Towards Sunrise (BBC Philharmonic Studio Concerts)
Johannes Bernardus van Bree
Concert Overture in B minor
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Concert Overture in B minor
David Matthews
Symphony No.8 (BBC Philharmonic Studio Concerts)
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Symphony No.8 (BBC Philharmonic Studio Concerts)
Robin Holloway
Variations on Sumer Is Icumen In – Variation 2
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Variations on Sumer Is Icumen In – Variation 2

Variations on Sumer Is Icumen In – Variation 2

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BBCSO conducted by Jac van Steen
Oliver Knussen
Variations on Sumer Is Icumen In - Theme
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Variations on Sumer Is Icumen In - Theme

Variations on Sumer Is Icumen In - Theme

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BBCSO conducted by Jac van Steen
Sergei Prokofiev
Romeo and Juliet - excerpts
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Romeo and Juliet - excerpts
Sergei Prokofiev
Romeo and Juliet (Suite)
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Romeo and Juliet (Suite)
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Upcoming BBC Events

BBC NOW 2017-18 Season: La Mer
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St David's Hall, Cardiff
2018-03-23T21:48:20
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Past BBC Events

Elgar, Walton, Bizet & Debussy
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Hull City Hall
2017-04-20T21:48:20
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20
Apr
2017
Elgar, Walton, Bizet & Debussy

Elgar, Walton, Bizet & Debussy

19:30
Hull City Hall
Proms 2016: Prom 16
https://www.bbc.co.uk/events/ebhmbp
Royal Albert Hall
2016-07-27T21:48:20
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27
Jul
2016
Proms 2016: Prom 16

Proms 2016: Prom 16

19:00
Royal Albert Hall
BBC Philharmonic Studio Concerts: David Matthews & Prokofiev
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MediaCityUK Salford
2016-06-29T21:48:20
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29
Jun
2016
BBC Philharmonic Studio Concerts: David Matthews & Prokofiev

BBC Philharmonic Studio Concerts: David Matthews & Prokofiev

14:00
MediaCityUK Salford
BBC Philharmonic Studio Concerts: Beethoven and Elgar
https://www.bbc.co.uk/events/ep65v2
MediaCityUK, Salford
2016-05-11T21:48:20
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11
May
2016
BBC Philharmonic Studio Concerts: Beethoven and Elgar

BBC Philharmonic Studio Concerts: Beethoven and Elgar

13:55
MediaCityUK, Salford
BBC Hoddinott Hall 2015-16: Composition: Wales - Culmination Concert
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BBC Hoddinott Hall, Cardiff
2016-04-28T21:48:20
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28
Apr
2016
BBC Hoddinott Hall 2015-16: Composition: Wales - Culmination Concert

BBC Hoddinott Hall 2015-16: Composition: Wales - Culmination Concert

19:00
BBC Hoddinott Hall, Cardiff

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