This piece in itself is an eruption, a celebration of the intense outbreak of youthful vigor, capturing a tour de force of speed that does not diminish for the entire duration. It is the raw and unrestrained crest of musical heights that is captured in the fleeting moment of an eruption. The idea came about when, by chance, I discovered a striking similarity between cadences in the Ars Nova style, a French medieval musical style, compared to power chords of the modern-day Heavy Metal genre, where the use of parallel perfect fifths plays a pivotal role in its unmistakable sound. The experience might be likened to a modern painter creating cave drawings even when many developments in skill and style have since transpired....

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Latest editions

  1. Via Crucis : Version for male choir and ensemble / Dick Le Mair
  2. Taag : for big band / Guus Janssen
  3. Plint : for big band / Guus Janssen
  4. Passage : for big band / Guus Janssen
  5. Angelicanzone : for big band / Guus Janssen
  6. Moya's Song : for mixed choir and organ / Jacques Bank; words by Moya Howlett
  7. Adagio : for orchestra / JacobTV
  8. Cantos : Opera for solo violin, percussion and choir / Alexey Sioumak; Libretto Kristina Joffe, Anastasia Nutrukhina
  9. Vier sonatinen : voor viool en piano / Hendrik Andriessen
  10. Dreams of the Bird : for violin and piano / Alexey Retinsky

Popular works

  1. Canto Ostinato : voor toetsinstrumenten, 1976-79 / Simeon ten Holt
  2. Eruption : for orchestra / Edward Top
  3. iRitual : for piano and human being / David Mastikosa
  4. Dat Mistige Rooie Beest : C version : Bb version : Eb version / Rogier van Otterloo
  5. L' indifférent : pour quatuor à cordes, 1969, gereconstrueerde versie (2002) / Hendrik Andriessen
  6. Symphonie Nº 6 'Amsterdamse' : voor orkest / Cornelis Dopper
  7. Caliban Sings (Three Songs from William Shakespeare's The Tempest) : Version for mezzo-soprano and ensemble / Elmer Schönberger; lyrics from William Shakespeare's The Tempest
  8. Der nächtliche Wanderer : for symphony orchestra / Reinbert de Leeuw
  9. Marian antiphons : for 12 voices / Maxim Shalygin
  10. Rosh Chodesch : for violin / David Mastikosa