Wiek Hijmans

Performing new music with electric guitar since 1987



I have just discovered a wonderful article which was written very recently (July 2020) about my work. Very moving to see someone so dedicated to research what I have been doing. Thanks Mr. Aguzzi!


here is a link to the article

NEWS: On behalf of the Holland Festival, I kicked off the estafette performance of Calliope Tsoupaki's Thin Air (for solo instrument).


A new initiative to commemorate all the suffering caused by the coronavirus pandemic. Festivals for Compassion is a collaboration of more than 40 European major music festivals.

check it all out here

The latest solo cd is called Electric Language.

Music by Morton Feldman, Christian Wolff, Maarten Altena, Rozalie Hirs, Peter Ablinger, Wiek Hijmans, Vedran Mehinovic, Yannis Kyriakides and Allison Cameron.

Click here for a review of the cd

order cd here

highlighted concerts in the near future

Oct 20 - Opera Zelle by Jamie Man in ZUG, (Switzerland)

Oct 24 - Infinity Stairs by Rozalie Hirs, LOOS, Den Haag

Nov 7 - Dreams of Airs by Rozalie Hirs, Concertkirke, Copenhagen

Below a review of the latest solo cd in Volkskrant newspaper


photo Griet Vandepitte


1-11-2019 Chasse Theater, Breda (Try-out)

2-11-2019 Chasse Theater, Breda ( Première)

5-11-2019 Verkadefabriek,  Den Bosch

9-11-2019 Stadsschouwburg, Amsterdam

22-11-2019 Toneelschuur, Haarlem  

23-11-2019 Toneelschuur, Haarlem 

December 2019

4-12-2019 Theater Rotterdam, Rotterdam

18-12-2019  Leidse Schouwburg, Leiden

21-12-2019   Energiehuis, Dordrecht

Januari 2020

10-01-2020 Theater a/h Spui, Den Haag 

14-01-2020 Theaters Tilburg, Tilburg

22-01-2020  Theater a/h Vrijthof, Maastricht

25-01-2020 Chasse Theater EM de Jongzaal Cultuurnacht  Breda 

Maart 2020

10 -03-2020 Raadhuis, Hilversum  (speciale versie Solas)