Fundraising for the Ensemble Academy, a joint and brand new initiative by the Royal Conservatoire The Hague, ASKO|Schönberg Ensemble, Calefax, Slagwerk Den Haag, New European Ensemble, Ensemble Klang, Muziekgebouw aan ‘t IJ Amsterdam and Korzo Theatre The Hague. Its aim is threefold:
1. to train the next generation of musicians and composers in their musical, programming and communicative skills,
2. to innovate and rejuvenate the Dutch ensembles and work on new forms of presentation and programming,
3. to keep and disclose the rich repertoire and performance know-how of the famous Dutch ensemble culture, and
4. to close the gap between the professional practice and education.
Applications for subsidies at Gemeente Den Haag and the Ministry of Education and Culture (OCW).