October 1, 2020

Interview Dutch Newspaper Trouw

Pianist Nicolas van Poucke voluntarily went into quarantine for two weeks for an London debut in an empty concert hall. Read the full interview (Dutch) here.

September 13, 2020

The Schumann Collection vol. l is now available for pre-order!

Nicolas’ new album “The Schumann Collection vol. l” will be released on November 1 on TRPTK. Containing some of Schumanns most loved works like the Carnaval Opus 9, Fantasiestücke Opus 12 and Arabeske Opus 16.
The album will be available on SACD, on beautiful 180 gram vinyl as well as hi-res digital download.

Pre-order now

July 18, 2020

Nicolas on tour with Beethoven and Schumann

This augustus Nicolas will perform in various Dutch cities. Because of COVID-19 restrictions the program will be one hour without intermission. Also audience will be placed 1,5 meters away from each other.
On the program is Ludwig van Beethoven’s famous “Waldstein” sonata, it’s still the Beethoven year after all. And the Fantasiestücke opus 12 by Robert Schumann which Nicolas recorded during the lockdown for TRPTK (along with the Carnaval opus 9 and the arabesque opus 18) which will be released in October.

Tickets:
1 August Utrecht: eventbrite.nl
7 August Breda: eventbrite.nl
8 August Amsterdam: eventbrite.nl
9 August Schiedam: eventbrite.nl
16 august Middelburg zeeuwseconcertzaal.nl

July 18, 2020

Nicolas van Poucke –
The Schumann Collection

In the midst of a global pandemic Nicolas immersed himself into Robert Schumann’s universe and teamed up with TRPTK to record an all Schumann album.
Nicolas van Poucke – The Schumann Collection will be available on Super Audio CD (Hybrid Stereo + Multichannel), Hi-Res Download up to DXD 352.8 kHz 32 bits, as well as a beautiful Vinyl LP (180g DMM-mastered) in the fall of 2020.

Robert Schumann
Carnaval Opus 9
Fantasiestücke Opus 12
Arabesque Opus 18