Category Archives: Orchestra

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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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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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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Magic Mountain, Phantastic Scenes inspired by Thomas Mann and Thomas de Quincey, Op. 15

3333-4331-timp.,perc.-harp,cel.-str. I Introduction: Journey – II Arrival. First Impressions – III Funeral – IV Walpurgis-Night – V With Clawdia – VI Drama – VII Thunderstrike

‘To Maaike’

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Nigun, Op. 16

2222-2000-harp-str. To Maaike’s and my parents

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Symfonie no. I ’Uit het Dagboek van Etty Hillesum’(’From Etty Hillesum Diary’), Op. 20

5454-8632-2x timp.,perc.-2 harps,cel.,organ-str. I Ruïnes (Ruins) – II Systemen (Systems) – III Epiloog (Epilogue)Commissioned by the Dutch Broadcasting Organisation NCRV First performance: 28 October 1989, De Doelen, Rotterdam Dutch Radio Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by Kenneth Montgomery ‘To Hans Kox, in … Continue reading

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Eureka!, Op. 24

3343-5431-timp.,perc.-2 harps,cel.-str. Commissioned by the Netherlands Chairmanship Eureka Written for the lustrum concert of the 1991 European Eureka Conference of Ministers First performance: 18 June 1991, De Doelen, RotterdamRotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by Jukka-Pekka Saraste

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