ABOUT US

Flanders Recorder Quartet

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

30 years Flanders Recorder Quartet
Anniversary & Farewell

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 (Belgium), 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 ...

NEWS

October 13, 2017

The dates and locations of our 2018 USA tour are online and up to date! Make sure to have a look, and hope to see you there!

October 01, 2017

Starting our UK tour - with support of the Flemish Government!

September 14, 2017

The long and last (everlasting?) tour has started. In the next 16 months, we'll be presenting three concert programmes all over the world: 'Final Chapter', 'A Song for All Seasons' and 'Our Final Favourites'. Make sure to catch us before we draw the curtain in December 2018!
[in the picture: FRQ with our beloved producer & sound engineer Ulrich in 2012]

CONCERTS

Leuven, Belgium

October 22, 2017

Sint-Niklaas, Belgium

October 23, 2017

Mollem (Asse), Belgium

November 17, 2017

Roeselare, Belgium

November 19, 2017

SHOP

5 [five]

5 [five], released June 17, 2017

PROGRAMMES

Have a look at our new programmes:

A Song for all Seasons

Our Final Favourites

Reclaiming Bach for the recorder

The Final Chapter

INSTRUMENTS

Our collection of instruments: