composer

Loevendie, Theo

Loevendie calls himself a “latecomer as a composer”. Until the 1970s, he was known only as a jazz saxophonist. He gained international fame with his quartet (with Hans Dulfer, Arjen ...

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Six Turkish folkpoems : for female voice and 7 instruments, (1977) / Theo Loevendie

Genre: Vocal music
Subgenre: Voice and instrument(s)
Instruments: sopr/sopr-m fl(pic) cl perc hp pf vl vc

He was a great man and he loved base-ball : for bass clarinet, harpsichord and prerecorded soundtracks, 1990 / Chiel Meijering

Genre: Chamber music
Subgenre: Mixed ensemble (2-11 players); Clarinet and keyboard instrument; Electronics with different instruments; Mixed ensemble (2-11 players) with electronics
Instruments: cl-b cemb tape / 2cl-b 4cemb

Concertatio avium : plaisanterie virtuose, pour violon, flûte, épinette et viole de gambe, 1965 / Harold C. King

Genre: Chamber music
Subgenre: Mixed ensemble (2-11 players); Wind and string and key instrument(s)
Instruments: fl spt vl vladg

Concertino per pianoforte : e sei strumenti, (1968) / Henk van der Vliet

Genre: Chamber music
Subgenre: Mixed ensemble (2-11 players)
Instruments: fl cl trb xyl vl vc pf-solo

 

composition

Venus and Adonis suite : for 5 instruments, 1981 / Theo Loevendie

Publisher: Amsterdam: Donemus, cop. 1981
Publisher's number: 02816
Genre: Chamber music
Subgenre: Mixed ensemble (2-11 players)
Instruments: cl-b perc man g vl
Remarks: Voor basklarinet, viool, mandoline, gitaar en slagwerker. - Suite uit de in 1980 gecomponeerde toneelmuziek Venus and Adonis. - Tijdsduur: 15'
Duration: 14'00"
Number of players: 5
Status: fully digitized (real-time delivery)

Description:
Program note (English): The Venus en Adonis Suite is based on stage music, written for a theatrical performance of Shakespeare's poem 'Venus and Adonis'. The instrumentation has been left unchanged. Some musical parts were added.
The performance in 1980 of the stage music written in this scoring gave rise to the founding of the now famous Nieuw Ensemble. - THEO LOEVENDIE

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