10 September 2017 – 1 January 2019, Utrecht
Successful 71st edition of Gaudeamus Muziekweek rounds off festival in “De Stijl” with Ballet Mécanique by Antheil
On Sunday 10 September, in TivoliVredenburg in Utrecht, the 71st edition of Gaudeamus Muziekweek was rounded off with the presentation of the Gaudeamus Award 2017. Jury member Christopher Trapani presented Aart Strootman (Netherlands 1987) with the prestigious incentive prize for young music pioneers. Aart Strootman will therefore be inducted into the hall of fame of distinguished prizewinners including prominent composers such as Peter Schat, Michel van der Aa and Louis Andriessen.