Royal Society for Music History of The Netherlands

Ita Hijmans

Ita Hijmans is artistic leader of Aventure, ensemble for medieval music. She studied recorder with Jeanette van Wingerden in Holland and specialized in medieval music at the Schola Cantorum Basiliensis (CH). With Aventure she concentrates on researching and performing 15th century music from north of the Alps. She combines practical work as a musician with research and has initiated and designed various projects, including the latest project Filling the gap. The reconstruction from a mid-15th century recorder consort.

Member of the Forumcommissie since 2016