Woo Hyung Kim (violin) and Christia Hudziy (piano) play Bach, Beethoven and Debussy.
Camille Seghers (cello) and Alexis Thibaut de Maisières (piano) play Beethoven, Jongen, Lekeu and Schumann.
Katarina Van Droogenbroeck (mezzo soprano), Hélène Desain (viola) and Philippe Riga (piano) play Brahms, Bridge, Loeffler and Massenet.
The Music Department acquired a new important collection in December 2016: the archives of Toots Thielemans, the Belgian musician who passed away on 22 August 2016 at the age of 94.
A new museum is due to open in the heart of the Royal Library in 2020.The sixteenth-century Chapel of Nassau and the various rooms that surround it will form the backdrop to the ‘Library of the Dukes of Burgundy’.
Looking for a book or poster? Then look no further than our shop. This is where you can buy not only the publications and exhibition catalogues that we publish, but also prints of the works of famous artists.
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Find out more about our current research projects.
For some ten years now, the Royal Library of Belgium has been digitising its collections. Read more about our digitisation policy.
The Royal Library holds innumerable objects of significant historical, scientific and artistic importance that are part of Belgium’s national heritage or belong to our world heritage. Every year, the Library lends documents and works to exhibitions in Belgium and abroad.