Martijn Padding composes Requiem for Memorial Day

9 May 2020

Martijn Padding, head of the Department of Composition at the Royal Conservatoire The Hague, collaborated with writer P.F. Thomése to compose a requiem for Memorial Day. NRC interviewed Martijn Padding, read the article here.

The premiere took place during Podium Witteman. The piece was performed by members of het Groot Omroepkoor and the Radio Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by Karina Canellakis.

Watch the broadcast here (min. 8:35).