"Everything in the universe has a rhythm, everything dances." - Maya Angelou

Marie Kuijken

Marie Kuijken studied Piano, Chamber Music and Keyboard Accompaniment at the Royal Conservatory of Music in Brussels. In this same period she studied voice with Louis Devos, Margreet Honig (Amsterdam) and with Lena Lootens. As a soprano, Marie Kuijken works often together with La Petite Bande,  in productions such as the Passions of J.S.Bach, Vesperi della beata Vergine Maria  of Monteverdi and some intermezzi buffi in which she sings de female part. As pianist she specializes in the Mozart repertoire on pianoforte  (copy of Stein). In the Lied repertoire she is accompanied by her sister  Veronica; recently they performed Schumanns "Frauenliebe und Leben". In Italy, where she lives, Marie Kuijken is part of the baroque ensemble Il Fabbro Armonioso. She also continues the vocal study with L.Napoli. She was a guest of the Festival Barocco di Viterbo and the Festival 900 in Pescara. With cembalo player G.Catalucci she frequently performs in Amelia. She has been assigned to the Conservatory of Salerno as teacher in diction of foreign languages.

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Mozart en famille
Kuijken Trio
Matthäus-Passion - BWV 244 (reissue)
La Petite Bande
Piano Concertos KV. 413, KV. 414 & KV. 415
La Petite Bande
Sonatas for four hands
Marie & Veronica Kuijken
Matthäus-Passion - BWV 244
La Petite Bande
Vespro della Beata Vergine
La Petite Bande
Vespro della Beata Vergine
La Petite Bande
Motets
La Petite Bande