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 ...

related works

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

Suite da sonar no. III : (musique pour orchestre), 1958 / Jan van Dijk

Genre: Orchestra
Subgenre: Orchestra
Instruments: 2222 2200 timp perc str

Canzoni e rondo : per orchestra, opus 956, 1998 / Jan van Dijk

Genre: Orchestra
Subgenre: Orchestra
Instruments: 1122 2000 str

Symphonic overture : for symphony orchestra, 1997 / Henry Konsten

Genre: Orchestra
Subgenre: Orchestra
Instruments: 3333 4331 timp str

 

composition

Naima suite : for orchestra, 1986 / Theo Loevendie

Publisher: Amsterdam: Donemus, cop. 1986
Publisher's number: 04615
Genre: Orchestra
Subgenre: Orchestra
Instruments: pic 2fl 2ob eh 2cl cl(cl-b) sax-a 2 fg cfg 4h 2trp 2trp(pic) tb timp 3perc hp pf(cel) str
Remarks: Suite uit de opera Naima. - Intermezzo en Music for a strange wedding kunnen ook afzonderlijk uitgevoerd worden. - Tijdsduur: ca. 26'
Duration: 26'00"
Status: fully digitized (real-time delivery)

Contains:
In prison
Intermezzo
Music for a strange wedding
Description:
Program note (English): In captivity Naima and her fellow prisoners perform a wedding ritual that opens with a majestic overture-rhythm. An elegant minuet begins, but is then repressed by the majestic rhythm from the beginning; obviously the participants cannot agree in spite of the looming threat. Then the saxophone player in the group takes control, but he, too is unable to avert the chaos threatening to arise. Nonetheless the saxophone introduces the waltz rhythm and is thereafter, following some hesitation, adopted in a boisterous fashion by everyone in the final apotheosis. - THEO LOEVENDIE

Buy
If you are going to perform this composition, you can enter your concert information here. We will publish this information at the Donemus Facebook page and in the Donemus Concert Agenda pagina.
You can buy the parts or other related products on-line. If you choose a downloadable product you will receive the product in digital form. In all other cases the product is sent to you physically. Please note that you require a copy of this product for every user.
Product Description Price/piece Count
Score Download (A3), 120 pages EUR 58.96
Hardcopy, normal size (A3), 120 pages EUR 117.93
Hardcopy, study size (A4), 120 pages EUR 79.00