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Lavinia in RONDO

November 30, 2016

Lavinia’s interview about her new album The Glass Effect in the German Classic and Jazz music magazine RONDO:

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Edison Nomination In Concert

November 14, 2016

The album In Concert from Lavinia and bandoneon player Carel Kraayenhof has been nominated for the Edison Audience Award 2016. To bring out your vote, please visit: Edison 2016 It is the first time that this unique combination of bandoneon and harp has been nominated for an Edison, your vote certainly counts! Deadline is this […]

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Videoclip Koyaanisqatsi

November 11, 2016

Lavinia’s new videoclip is out today: Videoclip Music of Koyaanisqatsi by Philip Glass from her album The Glass Effect. To purchase, please go to: Shop For more information about the album, please go to: The Glass Effect

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New album The Glass Effect out

November 4, 2016

Today Lavinia’s new album The Glass Effect was released internationally by Sony Music. The album is a special tribute to Philip Glass to mark his 80th birthday this January. The double album includes 10 Etudes, Koyaanisqatsi theme and works by Bryce Dessner, Nico Muhly, Nils Frahm, Ólafur Arnalds, Ellis Ludwig-Leone and a remix of Koyaanisqatsi […]

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Solo at National Sawdust New York

October 16, 2016

On 19th October Lavinia will come to New York to perform music from her upcoming album The Glass Effect. Music by Philip Glass and Bryce Dessner at the National Sawdust in New York. For tickets: National Sawdust Program: P. Glass – Koyaanisqatsi theme B. Dessner – Suite for Harp P. Glass Etudes 1, 2, 5, […]

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Behind the Telescopes

August 29, 2016

29th October World Premiere of Behind the Telescopes at the Leiden International Film Festival! Come and see this multi-media show, where music meets animation. Animator Aimée de Jongh made wonderful animations that bring the story to a different level. Also sound designer Arthur Antoine will join Lavinia on stage. New compositions and arrangements, as well […]

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Pre-order (NL) The Glass Effect

August 27, 2016

Lavinia’s new album The Glass Effect will be released worldwide on November 4. This double album includes the theme of Koyaanisqatsi and 10 Etudes by Philip Glass. Lavinia: “This tribute album is about the effect Glass’s music has on me and his influence on the younger generation composers. His music connected me to the younger […]

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Liberation Day Concert

May 3, 2016

Together with bandoneon player Carel Kraayenhof, Lavinia will perform at the Muziekgebouw aan het IJ in Amsterdam on May 5th, music from their Live album. https://www.muziekgebouw.nl/agenda/Concerten/4953/Lavinia_Meijer_Carel_Kraayenhof/5_mei_concert/

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At Carnegie Hall with Philip Glass

February 11, 2016

Lavinia has been invited by Philip Glass to perform in concert with him at the Carnegie Hall in New York on February 22nd. Amongst other artists that evening is Iggy Pop, with whom she and Philip Glass will perform a tribute piece to David Bowie. For more information: Carnegie Hall

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Masterclass

February 11, 2016

On March 19 & 20 2016 Lavinia will give a Masterclass in Amersfoort (for all levels of harpists). For more information, please contact Judith Campman: judithcampman@live.nl.

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Live album with Carel Kraayenhof

September 3, 2015

Lavinia will be recording a live album with the bandoneon player Carel Kraayenhof. This unique combination of harp and bandoneon resulted in transcriptions of music by Piazzolla, Kraayenhof, Morricone, Granados, Albeniz, Cardoso, Bacalov a.o. They will record this album at Tivoli Utrecht on 7 and 9 September. The release will be in the beginning of […]

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Philip Glass invites Lavinia

August 21, 2015

Philip Glass will organize his Days&Nights Festival in California this fall and he invited Lavinia to be part of this. It will be held at the Philip Glass Center in Big Sur, California on September 25-27. For more information: Days&Nights.

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Back in Arnhem

June 23, 2015

Lavinia will return to her high school city Arnhem on the 26th of June for a acoustic/electronic concert at Luxor. Solo and with guest player Arthur Antoine, she will perform music by Tiersen, Glass, Einaudi, Horner and many more! Luxorlive

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Podium Witteman

April 23, 2015

Sunday 26th April Lavinia will be a guest at the new show of Paul Witteman in Podium Witteman. She will perform Clair de Lune and talk about her latest album Voyage, her release on vinyl and her upcoming concert in Carré.

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Record Store Day

April 11, 2015

Lavinia’s album Voyage will be released on vinyl on Record Store Day on the 18th of April. She’ll be giving instores in Leiden, Delft, the Hague and Utrecht that day. Leiden (Velvet, 10:30), Delft (Velvet, 13:00), the Hague (Paagman, 15:00), and Utrecht (Plato, 17:30). Vinyl lovers: come to see and feel this special “soft touch” […]

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CARRÉ May 24th

April 11, 2015

Lavinia Meijer will perform in the legendary Carré (Amsterdam) on May 24th. Both acoustic music and electronic, where she will be joined on stage by Arthur Antoine with new pieces inspired by Philip Glass, James Horner and Yann Tiersen. For more information and tickets: CARRÉ

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Album in top ten of Dutch charts

March 27, 2015

This week the album Voyage entered the Dutch charts on the 9th place! Dutch charts

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Lavinia in DWDD

March 21, 2015

Last night Lavinia was a featured guest in the TV show De Wereld Draait Door. Watch back the item in DWDD, where she explains about the music and performs as well. With her at the table is painter, actor, director Jeroen Krabbé who explains about the texts he wrote in the booklet and the references […]

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Album out! Signatures this month

March 20, 2015

The album is out! Tonight Lavinia will be in De Wereld Draait Door. Through this website all Dutch orders will receive Lavinia’s signature this month. Other online options are Amazon or iTunes Instores coming up with a highlighted concert at Carré on May 24th.

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Release Voyage in DWDD

March 18, 2015

This coming Friday, March 20th., Lavinia will be featured guest at the Dutch TV show De Wereld Draait Door. Together with Jeroen Krabbé, who wrote a personal story in the booklet, she will explain about the music and perform several pieces from Voyage.

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VOYAGE out this Friday

March 18, 2015

This coming Friday, March 20th, Lavinia’s new album Voyage will be released. On this album she combines masterworks by Debussy and Ravel, including two works with Amsterdam Sinfonietta, with arranged pieces by Satie and Tiersen. Read more about this album in “New album Voyage” on the homepage.

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In concert with Twan Huys

December 8, 2014

On 8 December (Concertgebouw Amsterdam) and 20 December (Muziekgebouw Eindhoven) Lavinia will be sharing the stage with the famous Dutch journalist/presenter Twan Huys. He will talk about his experiences from his program College Tour, in which he has interviewed world-famous persons like Bill Gates, Susan Sarandon and Desmond Tutu. Together with the music of four […]

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In concert with Carel Kraayenhof

October 4, 2014

Lavinia will be performing a duo concert with bandoneon player Carel Kraayenhof. A program around South-Amercian music at De Doelen (main hall) in Rotterdam on November 2nd. http://www.dedoelen.nl/nl/concerten/agenda/4951/zondagochtendconcert/carel_kraayenhof_lavinia_meijer/

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State visit to South-Korea

October 4, 2014

On November 4th Lavinia will be joining the Dutch king and queen on their state visit to Korea in November, giving a solo concert at the RAUM in Seoul on their last day as a special present to the first female president Park Geun-hye. http://nos.nl/koningshuis/artikel/700782-harpiste-met-koning-naar-zkorea.html

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Reprise with Attacca ensemble

October 4, 2014

Coming up next month: Reprise of the successful tour with the Attacca ensemble! An evening of music by Philip Glass (from Hydrogen Jukebox, Akhnaten and many more) in Rotterdam (Lantaren-Venster: 16 Nov.), The Hague (Paard van Troje: 22 Nov.), Nijmegen (Vereeniging: 28 Nov.) and Groningen (Oosterpoort: 30 Nov.). A last chance to see it!

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In concert with Philip Glass

April 29, 2014

For the third time Lavinia will be performing in concert with Philip Glass. On May 11th he will give an evening with friends at the Melkweg in Amsterdam. For tickets, please visit: Melkweg.

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Guest at Pauw&Witteman

March 28, 2014

Tonight Lavinia will be a guest at Pauw&Witteman (Vara, 23:00u.) where she will perform music by Nino Rota from the Godfather. The focus is on the Evening of Film music, a concert which was given last Thursday at the Concertgebouw in Amsterdam and will be broadcasted tonight.  

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Film music at Concertgebouw

March 18, 2014

This coming Thursday Lavinia will be the soloist with Holland Symfonia at the festive gala-evening at the Concertgebouw where the theme is film music. She will be performing music from Intouchables. For more information: Concertgebouw.

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Theater tour Scenes

March 2, 2014

During the whole month of March Lavinia is touring the Netherlands with her solo theater tour Scenes. She combines film music with other music where she feels a strong imaginative connection. Music by Einaudi, Glass, Hirose, Croft, JacobTV, Arnalds a.o. For the whole list, please visit concerts.

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At Cross-Linx Festival 2014

January 29, 2014

From February 5-8 Lavinia will be a solo performer during the Cross-Linx Festival (De Doelen-Rotterdam, Paradiso-Amsterdam, Muziekgebouw-Eindhoven, Oosterpoort-Groningen) among other famous artists such as Olafur Arnalds and Jose Gonzalez. She will perform music by Philip Glass, JacobTV, Olafur Arnalds and Radiohead.    

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With Gare du Nord on stage!

January 29, 2014

On Friday 31 January Lavinia will be a guest performer during the concert of the famous Dutch jazz group Gare du Nord. She will perform a solo, as well as two pieces together with singer Dorona Alberti at Muziekgebouw Eindhoven (main hall).

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Gold Award for Einaudi album

December 21, 2013

During the interview on Radio 2, Lavinia was given an early Christmas gift: A Gold Award for her Einaudi album!

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Lavinia at Luxor Arnhem

December 5, 2013

On January 3rd Lavinia will come to the city of Arnhem, where she went to high school. Her concert at Luxor in Arnhem, a solo evening with music by Einaudi, Glass and ter Veldhuis, is part of her December-January tour.

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Lavinia at Paradiso

December 3, 2013

On December 24th (Christmas Eve!) Lavinia will bring a solo evening with music by Einaudi, Glass and ter Veldhuis at Paradiso in Amsterdam. For more information and tickets: Lavinia at Paradiso

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Einaudi about Lavinia

November 30, 2013

Ludovico Einaudi talking about Lavinia after they met earlier this year in Groningen.

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Trio with Ferschtman and Viersen

November 19, 2013

This week Lavinia will be touring through the Netherlands with violist Liza Ferschtman and cellist Quirine Viersen. They will perform music by Tedeschi, Ravel, Saint-Saëns, Einaudi and Ibert.

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Interview in Het Parool

November 19, 2013

Today Het Parool (national Dutch newspaper) posted an interview by Erik Voermans with Lavinia about her background and her new album.

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Watch: Lavinia on TV about Einaudi

November 14, 2013

Please follow this link to watch last week’s performance by Lavinia and the interview about the music of Einaudi in the very popular Dutch TV show De Wereld Draait Door.

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New CD #6 in Dutch charts

November 11, 2013

The new CD Einaudi by Lavinia: Passaggio has reached the 6th position in the Dutch Charts list! This list includes all CD sales in the Netherlands, all genres included.

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Video of first LP pressed

November 4, 2013

Last Friday Lavinia visited the beautiful factory of Music on Vinyl.

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Featured on Radio4

November 4, 2013

This week Radio4 will feature Lavinia’s music, at Muziekwijzer, NTR Podium and live broadcast of her performance with the Noord Nederlands Orkest on Thursday with Tailleferre’s Harp Concertino.

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Tonight guest at DWDD

November 4, 2013

Tonight Lavinia will be a guest in the popular TV show De Wereld Draait Door, Ned. 3, 19:25h.

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CD out in the stores and no. 1 in iTunes

November 2, 2013

The new album Einaudi by Lavinia: Passaggio is out in the stores and is placed no. 1 in the iTunes Classical charts. Today Lavinia will give a showcase concert at Concerto in Amsterdam.

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Release debut album with Sony Classical

October 30, 2013

On November 1st, the new album Einaudi by Lavinia: Passaggio will be released.

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Exclusive contract with Sony Classical International

September 12, 2013

Harpist Lavinia Meijer has entered into an exclusive contract with Sony Classical International.

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Glass album reaches Platinum status

April 6, 2013

On 5 April 2013 Lavinia received a platinum album on the Dutch TV show Pauw & Witteman for her last CD Metamorphosis/The Hours with music by Philip Glass.

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Debut at Carré Amsterdam

April 5, 2013

On 28 June 2013 Lavinia will host a solo evening at Carré in Amsterdam.

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Theater Tour with Theo Nijland

April 5, 2013

From the beginning of April the theater tour with Dutch singer/songwriter Theo Nijland will start.

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Glass album reaches Golden status

January 13, 2013

On 13 January 2013 Lavinia received a golden record for her Glass Metamorphosis/The Hours CD.

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Debut with the Seoul Philharmonic Orchestra

November 20, 2012

On the 29th of November Lavinia will be performing as a soloist with the Seoul Philharmonic Orchestra.

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