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Jan Pieter Hendrik van Gilse
Jan Pieter Hendrik van Gilse (Rotterdam, 11 May 1881 – Oegstgeest, 8 September 1944) was a Dutch composer and conductor. Among his works are five symphonies and the Dutch-language opera Thijl.
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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 ... profiles some of these operas, and discusses the role of the Dutch language in the new Dutch opera. ... of this article, is one reason why there have been historically few operas written in Dutch ...
... Ballantine reviews a two-disc live recording of a Dutch National Opera production of Robin de ...
... This regularly occurring article describes current happenings in the Dutch music scene. In it ... , the author discusses the programming for the 2006-2007 season of the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra and the Netherlands Opera. ...
... This regularly occurring article describes current happenings in the Dutch music scene. In it ... , the author discusses opera and orchestral performances scheduled for the summer in the Netherlands. ...
... This regularly occurring article describes current happenings in the Dutch music scene. In this ... installment, recent developments in opera, searches for orchestral conductors, and the status of ...
... Reviews the following recordings issued by Gala documenting the careers of three Dutch singers ...
... A compact disc recording of vocal performance by various Dutch artists is reviewed (Philips ... reviewer, who asks what more well-known performers of other nationalities have that these Dutch performers lack. ...
... Clements reviews Dutch National Opera productions of Michel van der Aa's chamber opera "Blank Out ... ," and Kaija Saariaho's "Only the Sound Remains," André de Ridder conducting, presented as part of the 2016 Opera Forward Festival. ...
Terra Incognita
Key Notes (1997) Vol. 31, No. 2, pp. 4-6
... Surveys the possible reasons for the lack of awareness or appreciation of Dutch music in Germany ... . Examines the numerous causes of the lack of German interest in Dutch music, focusing primarily on ... opera culture in Holland as well as the dogmatic stance of Stockhausen and others of the Darmstädter ...
... The Netherlands Opera presented Tán Dùn's "Marco Polo," with libretto by Paul Griffiths, directed ... by Pierre Audi and conducted by the composer, leading the Dutch Chamber Orchestra, in Amsterdam, Netherlands, opening on November 7, 2008. ...
... composer Emile von Brucken Fock (1857-1944). This was the first Dutch opera to apply the systematic ... Traces the history of the composition of the music drama "Seleneia," written in 1892-1893 by Dutch ... principles of the music dramas of Richard Wagner. Summarizes the dramatic action of the opera and ...
Opera: De Stem van de Kunstenaar
Mens en Melodie (2001) Vol. 56, No. 4, pp. 146-148
... Theo Loevendie's opera "Johnny & Jones" is reviewed. The opera is based on the story of German popular recording artists during the 1940's. ...
... A book on opera (Haarlem: 1999) is reviewed. The book treats opera in general terms, and is ... appropriate for a beginner, but also discusses specific information on opera in the Netherlands. ...
Summer Festivals 1998: Holland
Opera (1998) Vol. 49, No. 11, pp. 1348
... Reviews one of the June 1998 premiere performances of the new opera "Een Ziel van Hout" (A Soul of ... Wood) by Dutch composer Robert Heppener during the Holland Festival in the Netherlands. Judges it ... to be one of the best operatic works by a Dutch composer to have been encountered in recent years ...