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
Variations:

Albums

43044 Metropole Orchestra - Parlando album art Freek de Jonge & Metropole Orkest* Freek de Jonge & Metropole Orkest* - Parlando(2xCD, Album) Cabariolet 43044 Netherlands 2002 Sell This Version
30-9119-2 Metropole Orchestra - Tabloid Suite - Four Pictures Of A Modern Newspaper album art Ferde Grofé, George Gershwin - Metropole Orchestra, Jan Stulen Ferde Grofé, George Gershwin - Metropole Orchestra, Jan Stulen - Tabloid Suite - Four Pictures Of A Modern Newspaper(2xCD, Album) Basta 30-9119-2 Netherlands 2002 Sell This Version
FN2400-2 Metropole Orchestra - The Universe Will Provide album art Mike Keneally + Metropole Orkest* Mike Keneally + Metropole Orkest* - The Universe Will Provide(CD, Album) Favored Nations FN2400-2 US 2004 Sell This Version
STXCD 20332 Metropole Orchestra - Pluto And Beyond album art Jens Winther & Metropole Orchestra Jens Winther & Metropole Orchestra - Pluto And Beyond(CD, Album) StuntX STXCD 20332 Denmark 2004 Sell This Version
SU 29029 Metropole Orchestra - ....Met Mij Gaat Het Goed album art Hans Vermeulen & Het Metropole Orkest o.l.v. Dick Bakker* Hans Vermeulen & Het Metropole Orkest o.l.v. Dick Bakker* - ....Met Mij Gaat Het Goed(CD, Album) Alpha Centauri Entertainment SU 29029 Netherlands 2004 Sell This Version
EX 2407-1 Metropole Orchestra - Parallel Universe album art Mike Keneally + Metropole Orkest* Mike Keneally + Metropole Orkest* - Parallel Universe(CD, Album) Exowax Recordings EX 2407-1 US 2004 Sell This Version
Metropole Orchestra - Chamber Works album art Terry Bozzio + Metropole Orkest* Terry Bozzio + Metropole Orkest* - Chamber Works (Album) Favored Nations US 2005 Sell This Version
Metropole Orchestra - Metro's Midnight Music - Rare Jazz Tracks From The Dutch No's Radio Show 1970 - 75 album art Metropole Orchestra, The* / The Louis Van Dyke Trio* Metropole Orchestra, The* / The Louis Van Dyke Trio* - Metro's Midnight Music - Rare Jazz Tracks From The Dutch No's Radio Show 1970 - 75 (Album) Sonorama Germany 2006 Sell This Version
Metropole Orchestra - The Look Of Love (Burt Bacharach Songbook) album art Trijntje Oosterhuis, Metropole Orchestra Trijntje Oosterhuis, Metropole Orchestra - The Look Of Love (Burt Bacharach Songbook) (Album) Blue Note, Blue Note Netherlands 2006 Sell This Version
Metropole Orchestra - My Flame Burns Blue album art Elvis Costello Live With The Metropole Orkest* Elvis Costello Live With The Metropole Orkest* - My Flame Burns Blue (Album) Deutsche Grammophon Canada 2006 Sell This Version
Metropole Orchestra - Bloemen Zingt / Sings Streisand album art Karin Bloemen & Metropole Orkest* Karin Bloemen & Metropole Orkest* - Bloemen Zingt / Sings Streisand (Album) Princess Entertainment, Brigadoon Netherlands 2006 Sell This Version
EXCEL96122 Metropole Orchestra - The Bauer Melody Of 2006 album art Pop-Duo Bauer* & The Metropole Orchestra* Pop-Duo Bauer* & The Metropole Orchestra* - The Bauer Melody Of 2006(CD, Album, Enh) Excelsior Recordings EXCEL96122 Netherlands 2006 Sell This Version
JIM 75227 Metropole Orchestra - Symphonic album art Yuri Honing, Vince Mendoza, Metropole Orchestra Yuri Honing, Vince Mendoza, Metropole Orchestra - Symphonic(CD, Album, Enh, Dig) Jazz In Motion Records JIM 75227 Austria 2006 Sell This Version
CRCD0706 Metropole Orchestra - Outre-Terres — Overlands album art Carine Bonnefoy, The Metropole Orchestra* Carine Bonnefoy, The Metropole Orchestra* - Outre-Terres — Overlands(CD, Album + DVD, Album) Cristal Records CRCD0706 France 2006 Sell This Version
Metropole Orchestra - Who'll Speak For Love (Burt Bacharach Songbook II) album art Trijntje Oosterhuis, Metropole Orchestra Trijntje Oosterhuis, Metropole Orchestra - Who'll Speak For Love (Burt Bacharach Songbook II) (Album) Blue Note, Blue Note Netherlands 2007 Sell This Version
BIS 095 Metropole Orchestra - The Wheel Of Life album art Astrid Seriese, Metropole Orchestra Astrid Seriese, Metropole Orchestra - The Wheel Of Life(CD, Album) Brigadoon Vocal BIS 095 Netherlands 2007 Sell This Version
Metropole Orchestra - Black Symphony album art Within Temptation & The Metropole Orchestra* Within Temptation & The Metropole Orchestra* - Black Symphony (Album) Roadrunner Records Japan 2008 Sell This Version
CHR70136 Metropole Orchestra - Music For String Quartet And Orchestra album art Bob Brookmeyer, Metropole Orchestra With Gustav Klimt String Quartet* Bob Brookmeyer, Metropole Orchestra With Gustav Klimt String Quartet* - Music For String Quartet And Orchestra(CD) Challenge Jazz CHR70136 Europe 2008 Sell This Version
Metropole Orchestra - Best Of Burt Bacharach Live album art Trijntje Oosterhuis | Metropole Orchestra Conducted By Vince Mendoza Trijntje Oosterhuis | Metropole Orchestra Conducted By Vince Mendoza - Best Of Burt Bacharach Live (Comp) Blue Note, EMI Netherlands 2009 Sell This Version
Metropole Orchestra - Ivan Lins And The Metropole Orchestra album art Ivan Lins & Metropole Orchestra, The* Ivan Lins & Metropole Orchestra, The* - Ivan Lins And The Metropole Orchestra (Album) Biscoito Fino Brazil 2009 Sell This Version
Metropole Orchestra - Revolutions album art Jim Beard With Vince Mendoza & The Metropole Orchestra* Jim Beard With Vince Mendoza & The Metropole Orchestra* - Revolutions (Album) Sunnyside Germany 2008 Sell This Version
PRCD200961 Metropole Orchestra - Tears Go By album art Anita Meyer With Metropole Orkest* Anita Meyer With Metropole Orkest* - Tears Go By(CD, Album) T2 Entertainment PRCD200961 Netherlands 2009 Sell This Version
CTC - 2990537 Metropole Orchestra - In Een Ander Licht album art Stef Bos En Het Metropole Orkest* O.L.V. Jules Buckley Stef Bos En Het Metropole Orkest* O.L.V. Jules Buckley - In Een Ander Licht(CD, Album) Niemandsland CTC - 2990537 Netherlands 2009 Sell This Version
BMCD75926 Metropole Orchestra - Swinging with Strings album art Piet Noordijk, Metropole Orchestra Piet Noordijk, Metropole Orchestra - Swinging with Strings(CD + DVD-V, Album, PAL) Jazz 'N Pulz BMCD75926 Austria 2009 Sell This Version
ACT 9490-2 Metropole Orchestra - El Viento: The Garcia Lorca Project album art Vince Mendoza And The Metropole Orchestra Vince Mendoza And The Metropole Orchestra - El Viento: The Garcia Lorca Project(CD, Album) ACT (4) ACT 9490-2 Germany 2009 Sell This Version

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