Out now: the third album by the Eisler Trio

"In diesem Lande und in dieser Zeit" (december 2016)

with music by Hanns Eisler, Kurt Weill, Laurindo Almeida, Heitor Villa-Lobos and others.
Press here to order the cd.



Opus Klassiek“a panoramic view that after relistening even gains in depth”

VPRO vrije geluiden“a topical and urgent character”

Nederlands Dagblad“a rightly rehabilitation for an unknown composer”

Dagblad van het Noorden“completely convincing”

Elsevier“world history in music: a revelation”

Noordhollands Dagblad, de Gooi en Eemlander, het Leidsch Dagblad en het Haarlems Dagblad - “a most beautiful combination”

De Volkskrant - “the majority of the songs is a bull’s eye”

Eisler-Mitteilingen - "Die CD úberzeugt"


The album was presented in the Dutch music broadcast centre, a place that Hanns Eisler visited in 1933 to make several recordings.


Soprano Bauwien van der Meer, guitar player Annedee Jaeger and cellist Joris van Haaften established the Eisler Trio in 2011. They play their own arrangements of music from the Interwar period. In 2012 they issued their first cd: Es wechseln die Zeiten. January 2014, the Eisler Trio presented together with vocal quartet Quatre Bouches The William Blake Experience, a multimediaproject.