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 Bailey, 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, E. Probst, Eddie Engels, Eddy Koopman, Edwin Schimscheimer, Elisabeth Liefkes-Cats, Emile Visser, Eric Winkelman, 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 Lieberom, Peter Tiehuis, Petra Griffioen, Petra Wolters, Pieter Hunfeld, Pieter Smithuijsen, Rami Koch, Ray Bruinsma, René Soudant, Rob Langereis, 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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Albums

874 771 Metropole Orchestra - Here Comes Allan Harris And The Metropole Orchestra album art 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 Metropole Orchestra - Fond Memories Of... album art Frank Rosolino, Louis Van Dyke Trio & Metropole Orch.* Frank Rosolino, Louis Van Dyke Trio & Metropole Orch.* - Fond Memories Of...(CD, Ltd) Double-Time Records DTRCD-113 US 1996 Sell This Version
3-6903-2 PC04 Metropole Orchestra - Further Adventures album art Bill Holman, The Netherlands Metropole Orchestra* Bill Holman, The Netherlands Metropole Orchestra* - Further Adventures(CD, Album) Koch World 3-6903-2 PC04 Austria 1997 Sell This Version
CHR 70049 Metropole Orchestra - Yesterdays album art Soesja Citroen With Metropole Orchestra Soesja Citroen With Metropole Orchestra - Yesterdays(CD, Album) Challenge Records (3) CHR 70049 Netherlands 1997 Sell This Version
MR 874 802 Metropole Orchestra - Andy Martin & Metropole Orchestra album art Andy Martin & Metropole Orchestra Andy Martin & Metropole Orchestra - Andy Martin & Metropole Orchestra(CD, Album) Mons Records MR 874 802 Germany 1997 Sell This Version
3-6900-2 Metropole Orchestra - Saxophone Dreams album art Lee Konitz, Netherlands Metropole Orchestra* Lee Konitz, Netherlands Metropole Orchestra* - Saxophone Dreams(CD, Album) Koch Jazz 3-6900-2 Austria 1997 Sell This Version
3-9611-2 Metropole Orchestra - Night Songs album art Lee Gibson, Metropole Orchestra Lee Gibson, Metropole Orchestra - Night Songs(CD, Album, Dig) Koch Jazz 3-9611-2 Austria 1998 Sell This Version
3-6909-2 Metropole Orchestra - A Beautiful Friendship album art Neil Richardson Singers, Netherlands Metropole Orchestra* Neil Richardson Singers, Netherlands Metropole Orchestra* - A Beautiful Friendship(CD, Album) Koch Jazz 3-6909-2 Austria 1998 Sell This Version
3-6913-2 Metropole Orchestra - Out Of This World album art Bob Brookmeyer, Netherlands Metropole Orchestra* Bob Brookmeyer, Netherlands Metropole Orchestra* - Out Of This World(CD, Album) Koch Jazz 3-6913-2 Netherlands 1998 Sell This Version
3-6912-2 Metropole Orchestra - A Flower Is A Lovesome Thing album art Bud Shank & Bob Cooper, Netherlands Metropole Orchestra* Bud Shank & Bob Cooper, Netherlands Metropole Orchestra* - A Flower Is A Lovesome Thing(CD, Album) Koch Jazz 3-6912-2 Austria 1998 Sell This Version
FLCCD 158 Metropole Orchestra - Beautiful Love album art Rolf Ericson, Metropole Orchestra Rolf Ericson, Metropole Orchestra - Beautiful Love(CD, Album) Four Leaf Records FLCCD 158 Netherlands 1998 Sell This Version
3-6906-2 Metropole Orchestra - Isn't It Romantic album art Ernestine Anderson, Metropole Orchestra Ernestine Anderson, Metropole Orchestra - Isn't It Romantic(CD, Album, Dig) Koch Jazz 3-6906-2 Austria 1998 Sell This Version
DTM 82111-2 Metropole Orchestra - Zebra album art Marijke van Kooten, Metropole Orchestra Marijke van Kooten, Metropole Orchestra - Zebra(CD, Album) NCRV DTM 82111-2 Netherlands 1998 Sell This Version
3-6907-2 Metropole Orchestra - The Latin Side album art Clare Fischer, Netherlands Metropole Orchestra* Clare Fischer, Netherlands Metropole Orchestra* - The Latin Side(CD, Album, Dig) Koch Jazz 3-6907-2 Austria 1998 Sell This Version
3-6910-2 Metropole Orchestra - Beat Out That Rhythm On A Drum album art Madeline Bell, Netherlands Metropole Orchestra* Madeline Bell, Netherlands Metropole Orchestra* - Beat Out That Rhythm On A Drum(CD, Album) Koch Jazz 3-6910-2 Netherlands 1998 Sell This Version
AJD-72206 Metropole Orchestra - The Eindhoven Concert album art Chuck Israels & The Metropole Orchestra Featuring Claudio Roditi Chuck Israels & The Metropole Orchestra Featuring Claudio Roditi - The Eindhoven Concert(CD, 20 ) Azica AJD-72206 US 1998 Sell This Version
3-6908-2 Metropole Orchestra - Twilight album art Bart Van Lier Featuring Vince Mendoza, Netherlands Metropole Orchestra* Bart Van Lier Featuring Vince Mendoza, Netherlands Metropole Orchestra* - Twilight(CD, Album) Koch Jazz 3-6908-2 Austria 1998 Sell This Version
Metropole Orchestra - The Chesterfield Arrangements 1937-38 album art Raymond Scott - The Metropole Orchestra* Featuring The Beau Hunks Saxtette Raymond Scott - The Metropole Orchestra* Featuring The Beau Hunks Saxtette - The Chesterfield Arrangements 1937-38 (Album) VPRO Eigenwijs, Basta Netherlands 1999 Sell This Version
3-6920-2 Metropole Orchestra - Love Walked In album art Jiggs Whigham, Netherlands Metropole Orchestra* Jiggs Whigham, Netherlands Metropole Orchestra* - Love Walked In(CD, Album) Koch Jazz 3-6920-2 Austria 1999 Sell This Version
3-6918-2 Metropole Orchestra - If You Could See Us Now! album art Nancy Marano & Manny Albam, Netherlands Metropole Orchestra,* Nancy Marano & Manny Albam, Netherlands Metropole Orchestra,* - If You Could See Us Now!(CD, Album, Dig) Koch Jazz 3-6918-2 Austria 1999 Sell This Version
3-6917-2 Metropole Orchestra - Pyramid album art Lew Tabackin, Netherlands Metropole Orchestra* Lew Tabackin, Netherlands Metropole Orchestra* - Pyramid(CD, Album) Koch Jazz 3-6917-2 Austria 1999 Sell This Version
Koch 369192 Metropole Orchestra - Once Upon A Summertine album art Rita Reys, Metropole Orchestra Rita Reys, Metropole Orchestra - Once Upon A Summertine(CD, Album) Koch Jazz Koch 369192 Netherlands 1999 Sell This Version
UMD 83093 Metropole Orchestra - A Time For Love album art Cor Bakker Met Het Metropole Orkest* Cor Bakker Met Het Metropole Orkest* - A Time For Love(CD, Album) Universal UMD 83093 Netherlands 1999 Sell This Version
none Metropole Orchestra - Freeze! album art Netherlands Metropole Orchestra* Featuring Paul Van Kemenade Netherlands Metropole Orchestra* Featuring Paul Van Kemenade - Freeze!(CD, Album) TMC none Netherlands 2001 Sell This Version
30-9118-2 Metropole Orchestra - "Kodachrome" album art Raymond Scott, Metropole Orchestra Raymond Scott, Metropole Orchestra - "Kodachrome"(CD, Album) Basta 30-9118-2 Netherlands 2002 Sell This Version

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