Events - Codarts

Baroque Evening

Thursday January 1st, 1970

This baroque evening is organized by the Flute Class together with the Organ Class from the Classical Music department. Free entrance. No ticket reservation needed.

Yellow House X Grounds

Wednesday March 13th, 2019

Yellow House is a social platform for Codarts students and professionals studying and working in the Rotterdam art world and beyond. Good music and even better company assured!


Group Show Third Year Circus

Friday March 22nd, 2019

Group show of third year bachelor students Circus Arts titled KID.
Director: Franscesco Sgrò.


Finals Erasmus Jazz Prijs ’19

Sunday March 24th, 2019

This year too, Codarts and Jazz International Rotterdam are hosting the finals of the Erasmus Jazz Prijs. This unique event for up-and-coming jazz talents is now in its 24th edition. In the finals the competing talents go all the way to be the best musicians they can be. They challenge themselves, explore the limits of music, not afraid of going beyond. Expect a very varied and unique jazz programme, featuring the best young musicians of today. The finalists were selected by the audience and a jury of professionals in qualifying rounds held at BIRD (13 February) and LantarenVenster (17 February).


Codarts Pop Orchestra

Friday March 29th, 2019

After last year’s successful premiere Codarts Pop presents the second edition of the Codarts Pop Orchestra. This year you will only hear songs created by the students themselves tonight – their ‘own work’. Performed by super talented singers, accompanied by a great orchestra consisting of the best students from the Jazz, Pop, World Music, and Classical Music departments at Codarts, under the inspiring leadership of Ronald Kool.

Talent On The Move

Friday March 29th, 2019

Up-and-coming dancers, full of explosiveness and energy. That is what you will see during the Talent On The Move show of Holland Dance Festival and Codarts Rotterdam, the hotspot for contemporary dance. Talent On The Move shows varied choreographies by renowned and up-and-coming choreographers, performed by third-year dance students from Codarts Rotterdam.


OTRA – Gran Orquesta Típica

Friday March 29th, 2019

Today you hear the result of the collaboration between the classical music and world music department of Codarts during the project week! The OTRA tango orchestra is the hub of the Argentine Tango study program at Codarts.


Codarts Lunch Concert

Tuesday April 2nd, 2019

Students of the Classical Music department have the opportunity to gain stage experience and expand their repertoire during the Codarts Lunch Concerts. These are free of charge and start at 12.30 hours. From 12:00 hours you are welcome to have a cup of coffee or tea.


Participation Day Dance in Education

Wednesday April 3rd, 2019

Take a look behind the scenes of the Bachelor Programme Dance in Education! Sign up via



Thursday April 4th, 2019

Johan de Meij, Holland’s most successful composer for wind music, who resides in New York since 2007, is coming to Rotterdam to conduct the brass players of Codarts with a special program of his own compositions and instrumentations. Please note: venue is not accessible for people in a wheelchair.