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Vlijmen, Jan van

Jan van Vlijmen writes chamber music, operas, songs and orchestral works. His compositions are strongly influenced by the serial music of Arnold Schoenberg. He is also attracted to the sumptuous ...

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Die Kunst der Fuge : = The art of fugue, for 14 instruments, 1999-2000, revision 2001 / (arrangement: Jan van Vlijmen), Johann Sebastian Bach

Genre: Orchestra
Subgenre: Large ensemble (12 or more players)
Instruments: fl-a eh cl-b fg trp trb g hp man vl 2vla vc cb

Drie recitatieven : for flute, alto recorder and harpsichord, 1969 / Matty Niël

Genre: Chamber music
Subgenre: Wind Ensemble and keyboard instrument (3-8 players)
Instruments: rec-a fl cemb

Vroeger waren ze er erg op tegen : voor piano en zes blazers, 1989, revisie 1990 / Chiel Meijering

Genre: Chamber music
Subgenre: Wind Ensemble and keyboard instrument (3-8 players)
Instruments: fl(pic) eh cl cl-b fg h pf

Mosaic : for oboe, clarinet, horn, bassoon and piano, 1979 / Tera de Marez Oyens

Genre: Chamber music
Subgenre: Wind Ensemble and keyboard instrument (3-8 players)
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Serie per sei strumenti : 1960 / Jan v. Vlijmen

Publisher: Amsterdam: Donemus, cop. 1961
Publisher's number: 02001
Genre: Chamber music
Subgenre: Wind Ensemble and keyboard instrument (3-8 players)
Instruments: fl ob cl fg trp pf
Remarks: Voor fluit, hobo, klarinet, fagot, trompet en piano. - In opdracht van het Ministerie van O, K en W. - Tijdsduur: ca. 12'
Duration: 12'00"
Number of players: 6
Year of composition: 1960
Status: fully digitized (real-time delivery)

Description:
Program note (English): In 'Serie per sei strumenti' Jan van Vlijmen places special emphasis on pitch, duration and dynamics. In fact, he uses a 12 tone series consisting of 4 groups of three notes. There are two movements. The six instruments are treated as equals in the first movement, where the scoring is linear. On the other hand, the different instruments are treated as soloists in the second movement as well as being given opportunities for improvisation. Added instruments in this movement are piccolo, alto flute, cor anglais and bass clarinet. - JAN VAN VLIJMEN

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