Joep Franssens


Photo: Deen van Meer


  short film about the premiere of my Piano Concerto 



- Piano Concerto, at request of pianist Ralph van Raat, is  completed and will be premiered by Noord Nederlands Orkest conducted by Tõnu Kaljuste with soloist Ralph van Raat:  Oosterpoort Groningen November 11  2015, Vredenburg Utrecht November 12 and Muziekgebouw aan 't IJ  November 13.


- Symmetry screening data september- november 2015 at Film Festivals in The Netherlands, UK and USA ( for details click agenda)  



 -Musical Religiosity, essay by Martin Hoondert PDF



 -Symposium about my work at Tilburg University, autumn 2017






 Harmony of the Spheres in de hartenziellijst 2014



  Symmetry a 30-minutes dance & opera  film by Ruben van Leer, EYE Amsterdam (premiere), March 14  2015


Symmetry unravelled, documentary by Juliette Stevens about the making of, EYE Amsterdam (premiere) March 14  2015




 Phasing is part of Endless, by Dutch choreographer Nanine Linning Theater Heidelberg, Heidelberg (DE).


The Gift of Song and Between the Beats are performed by Ralph van Raat, during World Minimal Music Festival, at the Muziekgebouw aan 't IJ,   April 11th  2015. 

Symposium about my work at Tilburg University, autumn 2017.

You can listen to my playlist on here : spiritual


 Wachter bij het ontstaan van je eigen compositie - Speling


Harmony of the Spheres(movements 2, 3 and 4): The Croation Radio-Television Choir (HRT) together with the Varaždin Chamber Orchestra conducted by Tonči Bilić give the first performance in Croatia. 

Zagreb Cathedral, December 9  2014

Soundpavillion ( 2013)  by Studio Dré Wapenaar at DordtYart 
On the internet:

Old Songs, new Songs, and Song of Release at Oerol 2012




Background photo by Saskia Vleugel