‘Brieven Aan de Meesters’ book release!

On october 31th Camiels book ‘Brieven aan de Meesters will be released by Uitgeverij IJzer (in Dutch). This book contains 15 letters written to Camiels beloved composers combined with reflective passages about their compositions and character. The idea of the book was born during the pandemic. Over the last year Camiel made a podcast in collaboration […]

Articles and reviews for Rediscovered

A great number of national and international reviews have been published recently about Camiel’s latest album. A selection: De Groene Amsterdammer: ‘These pieces could not have been played better than the way Boomsma plays them’ PianoBulletin: ‘Boomsma, with his sensitive and balanced playing, is the ideal interpreter of this outspoken romantic music by Hamm.’ Luister […]

Interview Radio 1 ‘Kunststof’

Camiel will be the main guest at Radio 1 ‘Kunststof’ this thursday at 19:30 with well known  interviewer Frénk van der Linden. Intro (in Dutch): ‘Hoe breng je de muzikale magie van componisten als Chopin, Wagner en Bach onder woorden? De veelbelovende pianist Camiel Boomsma maakte de podcastserie ‘Brieven aan de Meesters’ waarin hij persoonlijke […]

Reviews for Rediscovered!

Camiel’s new album ‘Rediscovered’ already received many excellent reviews from national and international press. ‘The poetry of these five compositions, whose individual numbers Boomsma has interwoven, is wonderfully expressed in the Dutch pianist’s interpretations. Nevertheless, he does not sin with pure reverie but enriches his playing with dynamic and colorful nuances, so that his performance, […]

Clavierstücke Op.18 by Gerhard Hamm (YouTube)

Camiel wants to enrich the classical music canon by reviving unknown composers. On June 4th 2021 Camiel will release his new album ‘Rediscovered’ on Challenge Records Int. dedicated to the forgotten music of Dutch composer Gerhard Hamm (1835-1904) and his son Karel Hamm (1876-1937) Camiel: “Gerhard Hamm belongs in a way to the musical family […]

Romanze by Karel Hamm (YouTube)

Camiel wants to enrich the classical music canon by reviving unknown composers. On June 4th 2021 Camiel will release his new album ‘Rediscovered’ on Challenge Records Int. dedicated to the forgotten music of Dutch composer Gerhard Hamm (1835-1904) and his son Karel Hamm (1876-1937) And now, discovering the music by Dutch composer Gerhard Hamm and […]

New album release: Rediscovered

On june 4th 2021 Camiel will release his new album ‘Rediscovered’ on Challenge Classics International. The album is dedicated to the forgotten Dutch composer Gerhard Hamm and his son Karel Hamm. Camiel about this music: ‘Discovering the music of the Dutch composers Gerhard Hamm and his son Karel was really a chance encounter. After one […]

Book publication

This fall Camiel will publish his book ‘Brieven Aan De Meesters’ in collaboration with Uitgeverij IJzer. Several chapters have been published in podcast form on Spotify and for NPO Radio 4. ‘Brieven Aan De Meesters’ is a collection of letters written to composers accompanied with poetic and personal reflections on selected pieces. Listen to the […]

New album recording!

A new album is set for 2021! Camiel Will record music of the forgotten Dutch composer Gerhard Hamm. Hamm was in his time one of the leading musical figures in the south of the Netherlands. With Venlo as his homebase he was a member of many musical societies. He composed a great deal of music […]

Stichting Mirantibus

Marieke Vos and Camiel started their own foundation ‘Stichting Mirantibus’ to realize their artistic plans such as album recordings, projects and concert series. Part of the foundation is the organization of a new concertseries ‘Mirantibus Concerten’ in Baarn, the Netherlands. for more information: www.stichtingmirantibus.com