ABOUT US

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...

NEWS

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]

June 22, 2017

New CD!

May 14, 2017

Updated the Calendar. Quite a list!

CONCERTS

Osnabruck, Germany

September 26, 2017

Grimbergen, Belgium

September 28, 2017

Saltaire, England, UK

September 30, 2017

Bristol, England, UK

October 02, 2017

Woking, England, UK

October 03, 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: