Dave Douglas ‘Secular Psalms’ debuts in Europe in November

Dave Douglas will premiere a new piece, Secular Psalms, in Europe in November.

The piece celebrates the 600th anniversary of the Altarpiece know as The Adoration of the Mystic Lamb by Jan and Hubert van Eyck – a polyptych originally painted for display in St. Bavo’s Cathedral in Ghent, Belgium. Commissioned by Handelsbeurs Concert Hall, the piece features an ensemble of European musicians :

Dave Douglas, trumpet, voice
Berlinde Deman, serpent, tuba, voice
Marta Warelis, piano, prepared piano, pump organ
Frederik Leroux, guitars, lute, electronics
Tomeka Reid, cello
Antoine Pierre, drums, electronics

The ensemble will perform in Gent and Brugge Belgium, with additional shows in the Netherlands and Germany. Check the show details below. And watch for recording of this music coming soon!

Concert Details:
Nov. 4 Gent, Belgium | Handelsbeurs Concertzaal | Tickets
Nov. 5 Brugge, Belgium | Concertgebouw Brugge | Tickets
Nov. 6 Den Bosch, Netherlands | Azijnfabriek | Tickets
Nov. 7 Berlin, Germany | Silent Green, Betonhalle | Tickets