composer

Leeuw, Ton de

Ton de Leeuw was born on November 16, 1926 in Rotterdam. He died on May 31, 1996 in Paris (France). In 1949, after some years of composition lessons with Henk Badings, ...

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12 vocalises

Genre: Vocal music
Subgenre: Voice solo; Voice and piano; Voice and instrument(s)
Instruments: voice solo ; voice pf ; voice perc pf ; voice vc ; 4voices

Concerto : per organo, due trombe, due corni e due tromboni / Albert de Klerk

Genre: Chamber music
Subgenre: Mixed ensemble (2-11 players)
Instruments: 2h 2trp 2trb org

Careful with that ... : for clarinet-percussion duo, 1982 / Enrique Raxach

Genre: Chamber music
Subgenre: Mixed ensemble (2-11 players)
Instruments: cl perc

Oks : voor 3 trompetten, 2 trombones, slagwerk en orgel, 1994 / Wim de Ruiter

Genre: Chamber music
Subgenre: Mixed ensemble (2-11 players)
Instruments: 3trp 2trb perc org

 

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Fauxbourdon : for ensemble, 1991-1992, revision 1993 / Ton de Leeuw

Publisher: Amsterdam: Donemus, cop. 1993
Publisher's number: 08313
Genre: Chamber music
Subgenre: Mixed ensemble (2-11 players)
Instruments: fl cl mar man pf(synth) vl vla
Remarks: Voor fluit, klarinet, piano (tevens synthesizer), marimba, mandoline, viool en altviool. - In opdracht van het Fonds voor de Scheppende Toonkunst. - Opgedragen aan het Nieuw Ensemble. - Tijdsduur: ca. 10'
Duration: 10'00"
Number of players: 7
Year of composition: 1992
Status: fully digitized (real-time delivery)

Description:
Program note (English): The work consists of two parts. Its title refers to a style of composition that originated in the 15th century, in which certain parallel harmonies are used to accompany a melodic line. This principle partly determines the texture of the present work, of course translated into terms of contemporary music. The second half of the title: "bourdon", also refers to an age-old practice of having one or more tones sounding continuously in the background. - TON DE LEEUW

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