Marnix De Cat

Category:solist, muzikant, oude muziek
Genre(s):21ste eeuw / hedendaags, 20ste eeuw, romantiek, barok, oude muziek
Instrument(s):zang (contratenor)
Actual/previous member of:Capilla Flamenca


Marnix De Cat studied organ, voice and percussion at the Lemmens Institute. Since 1996 he has been one of the four permanent core members of the Capilla Flamenca, participating in its worldwide tours. He is also a permanent member of the Gesualdo Consort Amsterdam and regularly collaborates with the Huelgas Ensemble, the Ricercar Consort, the Collegium Vocale, Currende, Il Fondamento, and Bl!ndman. In addition he has been raising his visibility as a soloist as well as performing with conductors such as Gustav Leonhardt, Philippe Herreweghe, Jos Van Veldhoven and Manfred Cordes. Several modern dance performances co-opted him as a singer for their tours, among others: Iets op Bach, Foi, and Bâche. To cap it all, Marnix De Cat is also active as a composer and as conductor of the Pluto Ensemble, founded by him in 2009.

Selective discography

Krafft Frans-Joseph. De Profundis - Levavi oculos meosKrafft Frans-Joseph. De Profundis - Levavi oculos meos (2001)
Greta De Reyghere, Dominique Van Sande, Marnix De Cat, Jan Caals, Dirk Snellings, Il Fondamento, La Sfera Del Canto, François-Joseph Krafft (...)
Jean de CastroJean de Castro (2000)
early music
Marnix De Cat, Capilla Flamenca, More Maiorum, Jan Van Outryve, Simen Van Mechelen, Peter Van Heyghen, Dirk Snellings, Lieven Termont (...)
Zingen en spelen in Vlaamse steden en begijnhovenZingen en spelen in Vlaamse steden en begijnhoven (1997)
early music
anoniem, Capilla Flamenca, Katelijne Van Laethem, Johannes Rondelli, Alfonso De La Torre, Katrien Druyts, Alexander Agricola, Marnix De Cat (...)

Selectieve discografie als componist

Rosa (Mia)Rosa (Mia) (2008)
21st century / contemporary, early music
Capilla Flamenca, Jan Van Outryve, Liam Fennelly, Thomas Baeté, Piet Stryckers, Tom Beets, Marnix De Cat, Pierre Sandrin (...)

Selectieve discografie als medewerker

Lassus Orlandus - Profane motettenLassus Orlandus - Profane motetten (1996)
early music
Currende, Orlandus Lassus, Concerto Palatino, Erik Van Nevel