Flanders Recorder Quartet

Bart Spanhove
Paul Van Loey
Tom Beets
Joris Van Goethem
(left to right)

Since its foundation in 1987, the Flanders Recorder Quartet has evolved into one of the world’s top ensembles. Their success in 1990 at the prestigious Musica Antiqua Competition in Bruges (B), which is sponsored by the Flanders Festival, was the start of an extensive concert career. After more than 1800 concerts in 42 countries on five continents, including some in world-famous concert halls in Tokyo, New York and Salzburg, the ensemble has attained a prominent position in the world of Early Music. The ensemble also makes regular guest appearances at leading music festivals such as those in Helsinki, Paris, Geneva, Boston, Vancouver, Singapore, Taipei and Mexico City. Numerou...


June 22, 2017

New CD!

May 14, 2017

Updated the Calendar. Quite a list!

April 02, 2017

Over two dozen concerts in Belgium coming up in 2017-2018!


Mechelen, Belgium

August 26, 2017

Berlare, Belgium

September 10, 2017

Osnabruck, Germany

September 26, 2017

Grimbergen, Belgium

September 28, 2017

Saltaire, England, UK

September 30, 2017


5 [five]

5 [five], released June 17, 2017


Have a look at our new programmes:

A Song for all Seasons

Our Final Favourites

Reclaiming Bach for the recorder

The Final Chapter


Our collection of instruments: