Bryggen - Bruges strings

Christmas atmosphere with music from Vivaldi to Scandinavian Folk

The curled necks of some string instruments of Bryggen String Orchestra

BRYGGEN is a fresh and dynamic string orchestra that consciously opts for innovation. A surprising repertoire and a unique stage presence make every concert an experience. Under the passionate direction of Jolente De Maeyer, BRYGGEN performs a mix of classical pieces, Scandinavian sounds and postmodern music.

rien à voir and string orchestra Bryggen share a passion for creating unparalleled musical experiences. During Winter Folk, the combination of the strings’ interplay and sublime sound quality fully immerses you in the most authentic Christmas atmosphere you have ever experienced. With beautiful pieces from music history, from Vivaldi to Scandinavian folk from the Far North. Innovative, quirky, harmonious. At this Winter Folk concert, feel the interplay of sounds coming straight to your heart.

Programme ‘Winter Folk’

W.A. Mozart. Divertimento KV 136
A. Vivaldi. Concerto RV 156
A. Vivaldi. Winter, Op. 8, RV 297
Wood Works selectie traditionals (arr. Danish String Quartet)

This concert will take place on wednesday 20th of December 2023 at the interantional music centre Amuz in Antwerp

Date: 20th of December 
Time: 20h00 (doors: 19h00)
Venue: Amuz – Antwerp (Kammenstraat 81, Antwerp)
How to get there – Accessibility

Price: € 50 (donation ticket rien à voir, concert ticket included)
Price: € 30 (standard rate)
Price: € 15 (European Disability Card holders)
Price: € 15 (1 companion of a European Disibilty Card holder)

Capacity: 300 people

dynamic image of a violin player of the BRYGGEN string orchestra
A couple of members of the BRYGGEN String orchestra are crossing their bows
dynamic image of 4 string instrument players of the BRYGGEN string orchestra


All public facilities at AMUZ are accessible to wheelchair users and persons with disabilities. All facilities such as concert hall, foyer and toilets are located on the ground floor.

Seats for wheelchair users are provided in our concert hall. Guide dogs for the blind are also welcome at AMUZ. When buying your tickets, always mention if you have any specific needs. An attendant will accompany you to your seat.