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Willem Pijper
Willem (Frederik Willem Johannes) Pijper (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈʋɪləm ˈpɛipər]); Zeist, 8 September 1894 – Utrecht, 18 March 1947) was a Dutch composer, music critic and music teacher. Pijper is considered to be among the most...
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Matthijs Vermeulen
Matthijs Vermeulen (born Matheas Christianus Franciscus van der Meulen) (8 February 1888 – 26 July 1967), was a Dutch composer and music journalist.
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Jan Boerman
Jan Boerman (born June 30, 1923) has been in electronic music studios since 1959. He was born in The Hague. The Delft Polytechnic in Utrecht, from which the Institute of Sonology was developed, housed the first electronic music...
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Johann Wilhelm Wilms
Johann Wilhelm Wilms (March 30, 1772 (baptized) – July 19, 1847) was a Dutch-German composer, best known for setting the poem Wien Neêrlands Bloed to music, which served as the Dutch national anthem from 1815 to 1932. Wilms was...
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Julius Röntgen
Julius Engelbert Röntgen (9 May 1855 – 13 September 1932) was a German-Dutch composer of classical music.
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Bernard Zweers
Bernard Zweers (born Bernardus Josephus Wilhelmus Zweers) (18 May 1854 in Amsterdam – 9 December 1924 in Amsterdam) was a Dutch composer and music teacher.
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Rozalie Hirs
Rozalie Hirs (Gouda, 7 April 1965) is a Dutch composer of contemporary classical music and a poet. Her poetry and music are lyrical as well as experimental. The principal concerns of her work are the adventure of listening, rea...
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Richard Hol
Richard (or Rijk) Hol (Amsterdam, 23 July 1825 – Utrecht, 14 May 1904) was a Dutch composer and conductor, based for most of his career at Utrecht. His conservative music showed the influence of Ludwig van Beethoven, Felix Mend...
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Hendrik Andriessen
Hendrik Franciscus Andriessen (17 September 1892, Haarlem – 12 April 1981, Haarlem) was a Dutch composer and organist. He is remembered most of all for his improvisation at the organ and for the renewal of Catholic liturgical m...
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Bernard van Dieren
Bernard Hélène Joseph van Dieren (27 December 1887 – 24 April 1936) was a Dutch composer, critic, author, and writer on music, much of whose working life was spent in England.
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Rudi Martinus van Dijk
Rudi Martinus van Dijk (27 March 1932, Culemborg, Gelderland – 29 November 2003) was a Dutch Canadian composer of classical orchestral, chamber and vocal music, often featuring violin or piano. He studied with Hendrik Andriesse...
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... and concerts. The New Dutch Academy is a baroque orchestra that played in conjunction with the annual Festival of Early Music. ... Simon Murphy, the organizer of the New Dutch Academy, is interviewed on the ensembles repertoire ...
Opera: (On)Zingbaar Nederlands
Mens en Melodie (2000) Vol. 55, No. 2, pp. 62-63
... Dutch is a difficult language to set for a libretto of an opera, and this, according to the author ... of this article, is one reason why there have been historically few operas written in Dutch ... . Recently, however, there have been more operatic works written in the Dutch language. This article ...
... This regularly occurring article describes current happenings in the Dutch music scene. In it ... , the author discusses the implications of the Cultural Counsel, an administrative body of the Dutch ... government that legislates on support for the arts, on Dutch orchestra. ...
... programs in the country by denying subsidy money unless a certain percentage of music played in concert is by Dutch composers. ... Briefly reports on threatened legal action by Amsterdam's Royal Concertgebouw to protest a Dutch ... culture ministry directive intended to ensure more representation of Dutch composers on orchestra ...
Nederland, Muziekland
Mens en Melodie (2001) Vol. 56, No. 6, pp. 237-238
... This regularly occurring article describes current happenings in the Dutch music scene. In it ... , the author discusses current news within the Dutch music festival scene. ...
... This regularly occurring article describes current happenings in the Dutch music scene. In this ... installment, the author discusses changes in leadership in some prominent Dutch classical music ensembles. ...
Nederland, Muziekland
Mens en Melodie (2003) Vol. 58, No. 4, pp. 156-157
... This regularly occurring article describes current happenings in the Dutch music scene. In this ... installment, the author discusses recent Dutch music festivals. ...
... Landy reviews a book, in Dutch, which examines the historical development of electronic music in the Netherlands. (Ambo) ...
... Vignau reviews an online archive of traditional Dutch and Flemish music, located at http://www.liederenbank.nl/ ...