November Music

Presenter / ’s-Hertogenbosch, Netherlands

Bert Palinckx, artistic director

November Music is an international music festival founded in 1993 and based in ‘s-Hertogenbosch in The Netherlands. It gives the audience a bird’s-eye view of what’s happening in with new music. November Music is a five-day festival, presenting 40 or 50 different productions in different locations. Churches, concert halls, theatres. Throughout the year, November Music also organizes concerts in places like museums. The festival focuses on more than one genre. The emphasis is on contemporary composed music. Especially in recent years we have also featured jazz, improvised and electronic music, musical installations, and music theatre.


  • Active period: November
  • Founded: 1993
  • Number of events per year: 40 ~ 50