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Arina’s Droom (Arina’s Dream), Op. 6

2222-2100-timp.,perc.-cel.-str. First performance: 4 July, 1980, Concert Hall, Middelburg Dutch Radio Chamber Orchestra conducted by Ernest Bour; Maurits Bosman, violin solo Dedicated to Ernest Bour and the Dutch Radio Chamber Orchestra

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Concertino over een Nederlands Volksliedje (Concertino on a Dutch Folk Tune), Op. 7 no. 2

2222-2001-timp.,perc.-str. I Thema met variaties (Theme and variations) – II Adagio ma non troppo – III Rondo: Allegro vivace

First performance: 20 March 1981, Geertekerk, Utrecht Roland Kieft, cello; Orchestra of the Utrecht Conservatory conducted by Ernest Bour Dedicated to … Continue reading

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Blauwvingers (Bluefingers), Op. 8

3222-4230-timp.,perc.-str. I Expositie (Exposition) II Wals ’81 (Waltz ’81) III Reprise met Klokkenspel (Recapitulation with Glockenspiel)

First performance: 22 March 1983, Theatre Odeon, Zwolle Zwols Symphony Orchestra conducted by Wim Baarens Dedicated to Wim Baarens and the Zwols Symphony Orchestra

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Angela and Oliver, a Musical Entertainement, based on Broadway Songs by Kurt Weill, Op. 9

2021-1301-timp.,perc.-harp,cel.-str. Commissioned by the Utrecht Symphony Orchestra First performance: 7 May 1982, Music Centre Vredenburg, Utrecht Inge Frölich, mezzo-soprano; Jan-Paul van Spaendonck, baritone; Vocal Group and Chamber Orchestra of the Utrecht Conservatory conducted by Melvin Margolis

Dedicated to Melvin Margolis

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Eris, Op. 10

Commissioned by the ‘Fonds voor de Scheppende Toonkunst’ First performance: 17 December 1986, De IJsbreker, Amsterdam Eoos Chamber Orchestra conducted by Ernst van Tiel Dedicated to Bas Blomhert and the Hague Wind Ensemble ‘Oktopus’

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Foxtrot over een Nederlands Volksliedje (Foxtrot on a Dutch Folk Tune), Op. 7 no. 1

1121-1210-timp.,perc.-pianino-str. Commissioned by the Dutch ‘Hoofdstad Operette Vereniging’ First performance: 1 September 1982, Municipal Theatre, Amsterdam Hoofstad Operette Orkest conducted by Melvin Margolis Dedicated to Melvin Margolis

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Dawn, Op. 11 no. 1

Text: Oscar Wilde I La Fuite de la Lune II The Harlot’s House III Le Réveillon

Commissioned by the ‘Fonds voor de Scheppende Toonkunst’ First performance: 24 January 1998, Grote Kerk, Wijk bij Duurstede Vocal Ensemble COQU conducted by Marc … Continue reading

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Music for the documentary film ’Kunst op de Bodem’ (Art in Flevoland)

Scenario and Direction: Kees Maaswinkel and Evert van Uitert Commissioned by the Dutch Ministry of Culture First showing: 21 September 1983, Alpha Theatre, Lelystad

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Flevoland Suite, Op. 12

2000-3000-str. I Inleiding (Introduction) II Beweging (Movement) III Harderbroek IV Het Morris Observatorium (The Morris Observatory) V De Vogelweg (The Bird Road) VI Kavel JZ-20 (Piece of Land JZ-20) VII Finale: 1. Naar buiten (In the Country) – 2. Rondvlucht … Continue reading

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Neue Galgenlieder (New Gallow’s Songs), Op. 13

Text: Christian Morgenstern 2222-2330-timp.,perc.-harp-cel.,piano-str. I Herr Meier II Igel und Agel III Das Große Lalula IV Die unmögliche Tatsache V Das Grammophon – VI Notturno in Weiß First performance: 14 December 1984. Geertekerk, Utrecht Frans Lambour, baritone; Chamber Choir and … Continue reading

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