Metropole Orchestra

Metropole Orchestra

Profile:
Dutch broadcasting orchestra, formed by Dolf van der Linden in 1945. The orchestra has worked with a wide range of international artists throughout its history, playing a repertoire of cabaret, film music, musicals, jazz and pop.

Chief Conductors
Dolf van der Linden (1945-1980)
Rogier van Otterloo (1980-1988)
Dick Bakker (1991-2005)
Vince Mendoza (2005-2013)
Jules Buckley (2013-present)
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Members:
Aimée Versloot, Alex Welch (2), Alida Schat, Amerentia van der Kooij-van Lammeren, Ana Marinkovic, Andre Pét, Anita Janssen, Anne Knappstein, Annemarie van den Bogaard, Annie Tångberg, Aram Kersbergen, Arend Liefkes, Arlia De Ruiter, Arno Van Nieuwenhuize, Bart Van Lier, Bastiaan van der Werf, Benny Behr, Bert Pfeiffer, Casper Donker, Christiaan van Hemert, Claire Schirtzinger, Coleman Willis, Constantijn van de Wetering, Cor Bakker, David Kweksilber, David Peijnenborgh, David Rothschild, Denis Koenders, Denise Ruyters-Ragache, Dick Schallies, Dick Vennik, Dienke Bakker, Dolf van der Linden, Dymphna van Dooremaal, Eddie Engels, Eddy Koopman, Edwin Schimscheimer, Elisabeth Liefkes-Cats, Emile Visser, Erica Illes, Erica Korthals Altes, Erik Kromhout, Erik Winkelmann, Erna Sommer, Esther de Bruijn, Evert Overweg, Feyona Van Iersel, Finn Möricke, Frank Wardenier, Friederike Darius, George Weghorst, Hans Bonsel, Hans Jansen, Hans van der Zanden, Hans Vroomans, Henk Heijink, Herman Rieken, Herman Van Haaren, Hilkya Postel, Ilja Reyngoud, Iris Schut, Isabella Petersen, Jaap van Wershoven, Jacqueline Hamelink, Jan Bastiani, Jan Corduwener, Jan Elsink, Jan Hollander, Jan Hollestelle, Jan Oosthof, Jan Oosting, Jan Pieter Coolwijk, Jan Wessels, Janine Abbas, Janine Teepen, Janneke Biesen, Jascha Albracht, Jasper Soffers, Jasper van Rosmalen, Jelle Schouten, Jeroen Rol, Joke Schonewille, Jos Beeren, Jos Teeken, Julia Jowett, Katharina Thomsen, Keren-Peta Lorier, Leo Janssen, Leo van Oostrom, Lex Bolderdijk, Linda Dumessie, Lisanne Soeterbroek, Lucja Gaasterland-Domski, Maaike Wierda, Maarten Jansen, Marc Scholten, Marcel Schimscheimer, Margreet Mulder, Marianne van den Heuvel, Mariël van den Bos, Martijn Vink, Martin de Ruiter, Martin van den Berg, Matthijs Berger, Max Boeree, Merel Jonker, Merijn Rombout, Mieke Honingh, Mike Schäperclaus, Murk Jiskoot, Nola Exel, Norman Jansen, Olof Groesz, Paul van der Feen, Paul Woesthuis, Pauline Terlouw, Peter Baas, Peter Tiehuis, Petra Griffioen, Petra Wolters, Pieter Hunfeld, Pieter Smithuijsen, Rami Koch, Ray Bruinsma, Roel Koster, Rogier van der Tak, Rogier Van Otterloo, Ron Oligschläger, Ronald Pes, Rosetty de Ruiter, Ruben Margarita, Ruud Breuls, Sarah Koch, Sarif Tribou, Saskia Plagge, Seija Teeuwen, Simone Vierstra, Steven Minken, Susanne Edixhoven-Dik, Tinka Regter, Tjerk de Vos, Vera Laporeva, Vera Van Der Bie, Vince Mendoza, Waltraud Ellman-Harders, Werner Janssen (2), Wilbrand Meischke, Willem Luijt, Willem Luut, Wim Both, Wim Grin, Wim Kok, Wim Timmermans, Wouter Huizinga
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Metropole Orchestra Discography

Albums

9286 573, 9286 574 The Metropole Symphonic Orchestra* With The Chris Hinze Combination The Metropole Symphonic Orchestra* With The Chris Hinze Combination - Parcival(2xLP) Philips, Philips 9286 573, 9286 574 Netherlands 1976 Sell This Version
6814 682 Metropole Orkest* o.l.v. Rogier van Otterloo Metropole Orkest* o.l.v. Rogier van Otterloo - ...This Is All I Ask...(2xLP, Album, Promo) NOS 6814 682 Netherlands 1982 Sell This Version
5169 Soesja Citroen, Metropole Orchestra O.L.V. Rogier Van Otterloo Soesja Citroen, Metropole Orchestra O.L.V. Rogier Van Otterloo - Angel Eyes(LP, Album) Varagram 5169 Netherlands 1984 Sell This Version
KLM 747 Metropole Orchestra, The* Conducted By Rogier Van Otterloo Metropole Orchestra, The* Conducted By Rogier Van Otterloo - First In The Air(LP, Album, Gat) KLM KLM 747 Netherlands 1984 Sell This Version
CDP 74 6350 2 The Metropole String Orchestra* My Romance - A Tribute To The Arranger(CD, Album) EMI CDP 74 6350 2 Netherlands 1986 Sell This Version
1A 068-12 7374 1 Rogier Van Otterloo En Het Metropole Orchestra Rogier Van Otterloo En Het Metropole Orchestra - Muziek Uit De Film: Op Hoop Van Zegen(LP, Album, DMM) EMI 1A 068-12 7374 1 Netherlands 1986 Sell This Version
T8710 Metropole Orchestra Conducted By Ennio Morricone Metropole Orchestra Conducted By Ennio Morricone - Live Tauro Records T8710 Belgium 1987 Sell This Version
7180 Metropole Orkest* o.l.v. Rogier van Otterloo Metropole Orkest* o.l.v. Rogier van Otterloo - Made In Holland(2xLP, Album) Varagram 7180 Netherlands 1987 Sell This Version
655.294-1 De Mastreechter Staar, Het Metropole Orkest* De Mastreechter Staar, Het Metropole Orkest* - Herfst(LP) CNR Records 655.294-1 Netherlands 1989 Sell This Version
7807392 Rens Machielse - Het Metropole Orkest* o.l.v Harry van Hoof Rens Machielse - Het Metropole Orkest* o.l.v Harry van Hoof - Plantage Allee (Originele Muziek Uit De KRO-TV Serie)(CD, Album) EMI 7807392 Netherlands 1992 Sell This Version
FLC-CD 130 Hayati Kafe with Metropole Orchestra, The* and NDR Big Band* Hayati Kafe with Metropole Orchestra, The* and NDR Big Band* - The Crooner(CD, Album) Four Leaf Records FLC-CD 130 Sweden 1994 Sell This Version
7243 8 37042 4 8 Metropole Orchestra, George Dalaras* Metropole Orchestra, George Dalaras* - 100 Χρόνια Σινεμά (Tribute To International Cinema And Mikis Theodorakis) (Album) EMI 7243 8 37042 4 8 Greece 1995 Sell This Version
EW 9521 Roger Roger / Het Metropole Orkest* Conducted By Jan Stulen Roger Roger / Het Metropole Orkest* Conducted By Jan Stulen - Grands Travaux (Album) VPRO Eigenwijs EW 9521 Netherlands 1995 Sell This Version
JM 2006-2 Mark Murphy, Metropole Orchestra Mark Murphy, Metropole Orchestra - The Dream(CD, Album) Jive Music JM 2006-2 Austria 1995 Sell This Version
MR 874-815 Clark Terry, Metropole Orchestra Clark Terry, Metropole Orchestra - Clark Terry - Metropole Orchestra(CD) Mons Records MR 874-815 Germany 1995 Sell This Version
MR 874-782 Peter Weniger, Metropole Orchestra Peter Weniger, Metropole Orchestra - Peter Weniger - Metropole Orchestra(CD) Mons Records MR 874-782 Germany 1995 Sell This Version
7243 5 56130 2 8 Γιώργος Νταλάρας, Metropole Orchestra Γιώργος Νταλάρας, Metropole Orchestra - Tribute To Mikis Theodorakis(CD) EMI Classics 7243 5 56130 2 8 Netherlands 1995 Sell This Version
MR 874-821 Bobby Shew, Metropole Orchestra Bobby Shew, Metropole Orchestra - Bobby Shew - Metropole Orchestra(CD) Mons Records MR 874-821 Germany 1995 Sell This Version
MR 874-769 Dee Daniels And The Metropole Orchestra Dee Daniels And The Metropole Orchestra - Wish Me Love(CD, Album) Mons Records MR 874-769 Germany 1995 Sell This Version
MR 876-781 George Robert, Metropole Orchestra George Robert, Metropole Orchestra - George Robert - Metropole Orchestra(CD) Mons Records MR 876-781 Germany 1995 Sell This Version
EW 9631 Dennis Farnon - Metropole Orchestra Conducted By Jan Stulen Dennis Farnon - Metropole Orchestra Conducted By Jan Stulen - Mother Magoo Suite (Album) VPRO Eigenwijs EW 9631 Netherlands 1996 Sell This Version
MR 874-767 Claudio Roditi, Metropole Orchestra Claudio Roditi, Metropole Orchestra - Claudio Roditi - Metropole Orchestra(CD) Mons Records MR 874-767 Germany 1996 Sell This Version
874 771 Allan Harris, Metropole Orchestra Allan Harris, Metropole Orchestra - Here Comes Allan Harris And The Metropole Orchestra(CD) Mons Records 874 771 Germany 1996 Sell This Version
DTRCD-113 Frank Rosolino, Louis Van Dyke Trio, Metropole Orch.* Frank Rosolino, Louis Van Dyke Trio, Metropole Orch.* - Fond Memories Of...(CD) Double-Time Records DTRCD-113 US 1996 Sell This Version
3-6903-2 PC04 Bill Holman, The Netherlands Metropole Orchestra* Bill Holman, The Netherlands Metropole Orchestra* - Further Adventures(CD, Album) Koch International 3-6903-2 PC04 Netherlands 1997 Sell This Version

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