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De Heksenketel (The Witches’-Cauldron), Op. 38 no. 2a

Commissioned by the Förderverein des Symphonischen Blasorchesters der Hochschule für Musik Nürnberg Dedicated to Sef Pijpers sr.

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Bubbles, Five Miniatures for Ten Players

Written in collaboration with Benjamin and Daniël de Boer I. Agile and crisp II. Jaggedly floating III. Mysteriously agitated IV. Lively and sparkling V. Eerily tranquil

Commissioned in retrospect by the ‘Fonds voor de Scheppende Toonkunst’ Dedicated to Ties Mellema … Continue reading

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Bubbles, Five Miniatures for Seven Players

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Et Benedixit Illis, Op. 43

Commissioned by C.J. Speelman, for the marriage of Evelien Speelman and Arjan Braam, October 25, 2002 Dedicated to Evelien Speelman and Arjan Braam First performance: 25 October 2002. Nicolai Church, Utrecht. Chamber Choir and Ensemble conducted by Harold Lenselink

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In de Trein (In The Train)

Text: Willem Wilmink Dedicated to Maaike

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Macbeth. Five Choreographic Episodes based on Shakespeare’s Play

Episode I. Reflecting on Evil I Introduction: The Witches II Battle III Foretelling IV Rapt V Setback VI Scheming Commissioned by the ‘Fonds voor de Scheppende Toonkunst’ Dedicated to Maurice Hamers and the Sinfonisches Blasorchester der Musikhochschule Nürnberg-Augsburg First performance: … Continue reading

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Ode aan Etty, Op. 45 no. 1

3130-2 AS,TS-0310-perc.-piano,2 keyb.-2 gt.,bsgt.-str. Commissioned by the Etty Hillesum Lyceum, Deventer Dedicated to Wim Evink and the orchestra of the Etty Hillesum Lyceum First performance: 28 November 2003. Schouwburg, Deventer

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Sirenen, Op. 44 no. 1

I. Lorelei (Heinrich Heine) II. Die Waldhexe (Gottlob Ferdinand Maximilian von Schenkendorf) III. Die Teichnixe (Karl Bernard Trinius) Commissioned by Foundation ‘Unisono’ and Vrouwen Kleinkoor ‘Orpheus’ Dedicated to Albert Wissink and Vrouwen Kleinkoor ‘Orpheus’ First performance: 13 March 2004. Muziekcentrum, ‘s-Hertogenbosch. Vrouwen Kleinkoor ‘Orpheus’ … Continue reading

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Sacrum Sacramentum, Op. 46

I Mirabilia Opera Tua, Domine – II O Sacrum Convivium – III O Magnum Misterium – IV Beatus Ille Servus Commissioned by Fanfare De Vooruitgang, Stiphout, The Netherlands Dedicated to Fanfare De Vooruitgang, Stiphout and Bram Sniekers First performance: 31 … Continue reading

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Ode to Lilith, Op. 45 no. 2

Commissioned by the ‘Fonds voor de Scheppende Toonkunst’ Dedicated to Ties Mellema First performance: July 2005. Roda Hal, Kerkrade, The Netherlands Nationaal Jeugd Fanfare Orkest conducted by Danny Oosterman

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