Bas Cornelissen

Bas is a baritone, researcher and designer. He is a master’s student historical voice at the Conservatory of Amsterdam and regularly performs as a soloist and as an ensemble singer. Bas also studies music academically as a lecturer at the musicology department of the University of Amsterdam.

Upcoming concerts

15 Feb '2419.3021.00Muziekgebouw aan 't IJ, Amsterdam
An Evening of Today 2024Fonos zingt nieuw werk van Alkistis Misouli. Meer informatie
23 Feb '2410.0012.00Oude Lutherse Kerk, Amsterdam
Public PhD defenseOn February 23 I will defend my doctoral dissertation Measuring musics: Notes on modes, motifs, and melodies at the University of Amsterdam. More information
2 Mar '2418.3020.30Jacobikerk, Utrecht
Meezing JohannesUSKO o.l.v. Stijn Berkouwer. Solisten: Erks Jan Dekker (Christus), Dierick Aartsen (evangelist), Valérie Stammet (sopraan), Hanno Egger (counter), Koen Masteling (tenor), Bas Cornelissen (bas) en Tijs van Dijk (gamba)
7 Mar '2420.0021.30Lutherse Kerk, Den Haag
Buxtehude – Membra Jesu NostriMusica Poetica en Spirit of Gambo o.l.v. Jörn Boysen
9 Mar '2419.0022.00Grote Kerk, Vianen
J.S. Bach — Johannes PassionCantus Kamerkoor en Orion Barokorkest o.l.v. Sietse van Wijgerden. Solisten: Beate Roos (sopraan), Anna Bachleitner (alt), Paul Kieviet (tenor), Roelof Polinder (evangelist), Bas Cornelissen (bas), Dirk Jan van Diggele (Pilatus), Sietse van Wijgerden (Christus). Meer informatie
15 Mar '2419.0021.00Heilig Hartkerk, Maarssen
J.S. Bach – Johannes PassionUSKO o.l.v. Stijn Berkouwer. Solisten (onder voorbehoud): Erks Jan Dekker (Christus), Dierick Aartsen (evangelist), Valérie Stammet (sopraan), Hanno Egger (counter), Koen Masteling (tenor), Bas Cornelissen (bas) en Hannah Muis (gamba).
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Bas is a master’s student historical voice with Xenia Meijer and Sinan Vural at the Conservatory of Amsterdam. As a soloist, he has sung in J.S. Bachs Matthäus Passion (Christ), Johannes Passion (all roles), several cantatas, Buxtehudes Membra Jesu Nostri, Charpentiers Te Deum, Mozarts Requiem, and Vaughan Williams Dona nobis pacem. Bas also frequently sings in small ensembles (Fonos, Cantores Martini), chamber choirs (PA’dam, Bachkoor Holland, Meesters&Gezellen), and opera choruses (Consensus Vocalis/Reisopera). Together with Leenke de Lege, Bas has organised the Dutch première of Steinberg’s Passion Week in 2023. Besides singing, he studied music academically in his PhD at the University of Amsterdam, where he is currently a lecturer in the musicology department.


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