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Waiting for Miss Monroe | RAAFF

Orchestral / Large Ensemble works
Cello Concerto | Entangled Tales | Symphony No. 3 "Illumination...Eclipse"
Violin Concerto (Little/Zweden) | Symphony No. 1 "Tanglewood Tales"
Der Einsame in Herbst | Flute Concerto | Megumi-Suite
| Piano Concerto | Concerto for Orchestra
Untangled Tales | Der Einsame im Herbst | Clarinet Concerto | DVD Thierry de Mey

Chamber Music
Contradictie IVa | Piano Trio | Gemini Gestures | Ennea's Domein
Un visage d'emprunt | De vlucht van de magiër | Terzetto Spezzato
Recent Release:


Jaap van Zweden conducts De Raaff

Violin Concerto No. 1
Symphony No 1. "Tanglewood Tales"

Tasmin Little - Violin solo | Radio Filharmonisch Orkest
Conductor: Jaap van Zweden & Markus Stenz (recording of the Coda to Symphony No 1.)

Commissioned by the Boston Symphony Orchestra, Ernst von Siemens Stiftung, and the Fund for the Creation of Music.

Etcetera Records (KTC 1593)

Upcoming Release:

Stolen back from Time (CD I):

Violin Concerto No. 1
Violin solo: Joe Puglia, Étienne Siebens | Het Brabants Orkest

Percussion Concerto
Percussion solo: Julien Grégoire, Lorraine Vaillancourt | Le Nouvel Ensemble Modern

Double Concerto
Clarinet solo: Harmen de Boer, bass clarinet solo: Harry Sparnaay
Peter Eötvös | Radio Chamber Orchestra

Attacca Records


Stolen back from Time (CD 2):

Violin solo: Alexander Kerr, Ed Spanjaard | Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra

Ennea's domein, for nonet
Cikada, Conductor: Christian Eggen

Clarinet Concerto, for clarinet solo and ensemble
Clarinet solo: Simon Aldrich, Lorraine Vaillencourt | Le Nouvel Ensemble Modern

In Memoriam Dmitri Shostakovitch, for 2 trumpets, 2 horns & orchestra
trumpets: HendrikJan Lindhout & Ad Welleman, horns: Jan Harshagen & Wim Timmermans , Stefan Asbury | Nederlands Balletorkest

Attacca Records


Waiting for Miss Monroe (2011-2012)
An opera in three acts
Commissioned by “De Nederlandse Opera” with financial support
of the Fund for the Creation of Music.

Challenge Records CC 72685

  A professional DVD registration of Waiting for Miss Monroe can be obtained by directly contacting Deuss Music or Robin de Raaff

  RAAFF an opera in two acts and an epilogue
Commissioned by the Netherlands Opera
libretto: Janine Brogt
with Danielle de Niese (soprano), Marcel Reijans (tenor), Mark Tevis (tenor), Nieuw Ensemble, Lawrence Renes (conductor)

label (KTC 1370)


Orchestral / Large Ensemble works

  Cello Concerto (2012-2013)
Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra | Yannick Nézet-Séguin | Marien van Staalen
Entangled Tales
The Hague Philharmonic | Neeme Järvi
Symphony No. 3 "Illumination...Eclipse"
Het Gelders Orkest | Antonello Manacorda
Released on 10 March 2017

Order here:
Challenge Records CC 72747

  Der Einsame im Herbst
Flute Concerto
with Doelen Ensemble
Arie van Beek conductor; Marieke Franssen flute; Eva van Grinsven saxophone; Maarten van Veen conductor
Etcetera label (KTC


Piano Concerto
Concerto for Orchestra
with Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra and Radio Chamber Orchestra;
conductors Ed Spanjaard, Peter Eötvös and George Benjamin;
pianist Ralph van Raat
CD "Robin de Raaff: Orchestral Works"
Etcetera label (KTC 1309)

robin de raaff   Untangled Tales (Part I of Tanglewood Tales)
Junge Deutsche Philharmonie
Lothar Zagrosek, conductor
Martin Melmchen, piano

CD "Recherchen: Vom Suchen und Finden der Musik"

1) Olivier Messiaen (1908-1992) un Sourire
2) George Benjamin (*1960) Duet for Piano and Orchestra
3) Robin de Raaff (*1968) Untangled Tales
4) Igor Strawinsky (1882-1971) Le sacre du printemps

  Der Einsame im Herbst for large ensemble
Doelenensemble - Arie van Beek, conductor
CD "Between Nightbar and Factory"
NM Classics (NM 92121)


  Clarinet Concerto for clarinet solo and ensemble
commissioned by Muziekgebouw aan het IJ and Le Nouvel Ensemble Modern
dedicated to Simon Aldrich and Lorraine Vaillancourt
de mey   The Films of Thierry De Mey
including Counter Phrases / Orphic Descent
DVD box / CinéArt

on Disc 1: Orphic Descent (2003)
for ensemble

Commissioned by the Ictus ensemble and the ROSAS Ensemble
Choreography by Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker and cinematography by Thierry DeMey
Dedicated to Thierry DeMey



Chamber music

Ladder   Contradictie IVa for Bass clarinet solo
Fie Schouten, bass clarinet
CD "Ladder of Escape 11"
Attaca Productions (2014.140)


osiris   Piano Trio
  Osiris Trio: Ellen Corver (piano), Peter Brunt (violin), Larissa Groeneveld (cello)
CD "New piano trios from the Netherlands"
NM Classics (NM 92132)

  Gemini Gestures for 2 string quartets
Commissioned by the Schönberg Quartet and the Mondriaan Quartet
CD "The Eindhoven String Octets"
BV Haast label

  Ennea's domein for septet
written for Het Trio and the Schönberg Quartet, dedicated to Geert van Keulen
CD "The Dutch Legacy, 30 years of Schönberg Quartet"
Etcetera label


  Un visage d'emprunt
Da Camera Ensemble & Rian de Waal, piano
CD "Dutch New Music"
Q disc (Q 99002)

  De vlucht van de magiër for soprano, flute, mandolin, guitar and harp
Commissioned by the Amsterdam Quintet
CD "Taal als instrument" release from the Suite Muziekweek 1996
  Terzetto Spezzato voor 3 trombones
Ensemble SurPlus, James Avery-conductor
October 2007

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