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

Chopin – Ballade No.1

Camiel’s performance of Chopin’s 1st Ballade can now be found on Spotify! Schumann considered this work one of Chopin’s finest, and so did Chopin himself. in structure it is one of his most refined works. It stands out as an epic story full of beauty and passion. Along with Chopin’s Ballade No.4, this is one […]

‘Boomsma paints with sound and color’

‘Camiel Boomsma has a beautiful touch and makes even a simple line colorful and full of layers’. [..] He creates hypnotizing moments’. […] Boomsma is a poetic interpreter’. Camiel’s playing was praised in a concertreview after his sold-out recital in the St.Jacobs church in Vlissingen on september 20th. This recital was the first of a […]

Podcast: Liszt and Berlioz

Episode 7 and 8 of the Podcast ‘Brieven’ (in Dutch) can now be found on Spotify! (Click here) in episode 7 Camiel writes a letter to the ‘prototype of the Romantic soul’ Hector Berlioz and shares his encounter with the music of this French giant. Episode 8 is dedicated to Franz Liszt, the first cosmopolitan […]

New recording: Brahms and Gliere with clarinetist Marieke Vos

Camiel and Marieke Vos perform an arrangement of Brahms’ song for voice and piano ‘Wie Melodien zieht es mir‘ Op.105 No.1, and Valse Trieste by Reinhold Glière. Recorded LIVE in concert on July 22nd during the NTR Avondconcert on NPO Radio 4. Click here to listen to the recording, or click here to read about their duo program.