Queen Máxima of the Netherlands attended the RCO Opening Night of the new season of the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra at the Amsterdam Royal Concertgebouw. Queen Máxima is the Royal Patron of the Orchestra.
Queen Maxima was welcomed by officials and the musicians upon arrival at the Amsterdam Royal Concertgebouw and viewed the performance from the Royal Box. The RCO Opening Night is an annual recurring concert that introduces the new season of the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra. The concert was led by conductor Thomas Hengelbrock, German soprano Diana Damrau sang Mozart’s arias. In addition to arias, the program included instrumental works by Mozart, followed by Dvořák’s Eighth Symphony and some other pieces of music.
Queen Máxima wore a black and white Rouland Mouret jumpsuit with antique long diamond drop earrings from the Dutch Royal Jewellery Foundation.