Recordings Guus Janssen

Without wanting to be complete, there are some highlights of Guus Janssen's live recordings in various compositions and improvisations on this page.
Plan is to add more recordings in the near future.

The Outside Lane. A documentary movie that follows the musical paths of composer/pianist Guus Janssen. A film by Jellie Dekker and Dick Lucas.

Meccano Memory Project

Guus Janssen Septet Meccano

Jazz portraits. The Dutch Jazz Archive has compiled a series of portraits of musicians. More information can be found under

Duo Durville speelt Guus Janssens Speelkwartier. Toypiano 1 - Emiel Janssen Toypiano 2 - Tim Sabel. Opgenomen in het Theater van Het Klooster, Woerden.

Han Bennink and Guus Janssen. One Bar Live at Inage Candy, Chiba (Japan).
6th Sep. 2010.

Pozzuoli Guus Janssen Septet Bimhuis Amsterdam 9-12-12 during the presentation of the Johan Wagenaar Prize.

PF Guus Janssen piano Wim Janssen cymbals.

Wu Wei plays Four Songs, concerto for sheng and Metropole Orchestra. Premiere during the 'Dutch Music Day 2008'. The Metropole Orchestra conducted by Jurjen Hempel.

Composer Guus Janssen demonstrates the tuptofoon

Pogo I and II
 Nieuw Ensemble Muziekgebouw Grote Zaal april 20 2017 
‘Regels en Spel’ 
with: Ilonka Kolthof flute, Ernest Rombout oboe, Anna voor de Wind bassclarinet, 
Hans Wesseling mandoline, Helenus de Rijke guitar, Ernestine Stoop harp, 
Herman Halewijn percussion, Nadia Wijzenbeek violin, Lisa Eggen viola, Kevin Kirs cello, Rob Dirksen bass and Guus Janssen piano conduction.

'Streepjes' played by the Mondrian Quartet Jan Erik van Regteren Altena viool Edwin Blankenstijn viool Annette Bergman altviool Eduard van Regteren Altena violoncello.

One Bar Trio Janssen, Glerum, Janssen speelt One Bar in het Bimhuis in Amsterdam tijdens de uitreiking van de VPRO/Boy Edgarprijs aan bassist Ernst Glerum op 11-5-09.

David Kweksilber Big Band plays Bonanza by Guus Janssen.

Piece for solo tenor recorder, written for Walter van Hauwe and performed here by Julia Whybrow. The piece is a lament inspired by the Scottish piobaireachd - the traditional music of the Highland bagpipe.

Guus Janssen. Ballroom Rithmix for electric organ and orchestra. World premiere.

Ballroom Rithmix is composed with financial support of the Fonds Podiumkunsten FPK on request of NTR Radio for the Radio Kamer Filharmonie. It was premiered on March 8, 2013 in Vredenburg Leidsche Rijn, Utrecht within the frame of the ‘Vrijdag van Vredenburg’ and also on March 9, 2013 in the Muziekgebouw aan ’t IJ, Amsterdam within the frame of ‘NTR maakt hoorbaar’.

The performances were conducted by Jonathan Stockhammer with the composer at the electric organ.

Ballroom Rithmix is dedicated to Robert Nasveld who was a very enthusiastic and original programmer of many concertseries for the Dutch radio from 1991 until 2013.