Martijn Dendievel.

Conductor, cellist.



December 29th 2018 | Composition workshop in Gotha

In January 2019, the Thuringian Composition Association (Komponistenverband Thüringen) is organising a two-day workshop with the Thüringer Philharmonie Gotha-Eisenach and invited Martijn as guest conductor. He will work with four young composers and conduct their pieces in a workshop concert on January 25th.


December 12th 2018 | Martijn wins MDR Conducting Competition

After an internal preselection at the Franz Liszt University Weimar in June 2018, Martijn competed against five other young conductors from Weimar and Dresden, conducting the MDR Sinfonieorchester in Leipzig, Germany.  He was awarded the first prize and will conduct a concert with the MDR Sinfonieorchester in May 2019. More info: click here


December 1st 2018 | Composition masterclass with I SOLISTI

After a succesful first edition of the "Young Composers Lab" by the Belgian Wind Ensemble I SOLISTI, Martijn is invited again to conduct the composition masterclass which will take place in August 2019, in the Belgian town of Genk. Seven young composers will work with two composition professors and will have the chance to thoroughly change their works between the rehearsal sessions. The project will conclude with a public concert. More info via

© Martijn Dendievel, 2019