With his South African tour about to commence, Tim sat down with the Daily Maverick to talk about musical style, composition and his connection to the country.
Tim’s Sony Classical release of Bach’s Brandenberg Concertos and his own violin concerto receives a favourable review in the September 2019 issue of Strad magazine.
6th December, 2018 - Alison Kerr of Scotland’s The Herald wrote the Trio a glowing review this week after their performance at Glasgow Royal Concert Hall.
12th November, 2018 - Tim recently spoke to Klassieke Zaken magazine about his new Sony Classical release, ‘Concertos’.
24th July, 2018 - Tim Kliphuis, Nigel Clark, Roy Percy, the Stellenbosch University Camerata and Cape Town Philharmonic collaborated in the recording of a new album.
To be released in September 2018 with Sony Classical, this album features two orchestral compositions: the Bach-inspired “Brandenburg” and Kliphuis’ self-penned Violin Concerto in D Minor. With thanks to beautiful Hugo Lambrechts Hall in Cape Town.
21st March, 2018 - Tim’s Reflecting the Seasons orchestral album with SONY Classical was reviewed in this month’s Strad magazine (May, ’17).
The review gives praise to his ‘bold’ and ‘unusually skilful’ reworking of Vivaldi’s infamous material, highlighting the particular beauty of the slow movements.
14th March, 2017 - On 27 April, King’s Day in The Netherlands, the Trio will be one of the featured guests in the televised King’s Concert performance which will be broadcast at 9:30pm, NPO 2.
10th April, 2017 - On 9 April, the Tim Kliphuis Sextet presented “Reflecting the Seasons” at Dutch TV music show Podium Witteman. A special was made about Tim which can be found here: https://www.npo.nl/podium-witteman-extra-tim-kliphuis/09-04-2017/WO_NTR_8292276