The stage to be for everyone who loves the art of song: professional musicians, composers, amateurs, and the public.

The Vrienden van het Lied is for everyone who loves art song. Whether you are looking for a stage, would like to listen to recitals with the best singers and pianists or want to meet other enthusiasts: the Vrienden van het Lied has you covered!



Members enjoy year-round recitals by the best musicians in a location close to their hometowns. Whether you’re attending one recital or several, members have free access to all of them!


You will find up-and-coming talents among the musicians of the Vrienden van het Lied, but also singers and instrumentalists that have earned their spores at home and abroad.