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Veldhuis, Jacob ter

Dutch ‘avant pop’ composer JacobTV started as a rock musician and studied composition and electronic music; he won the Composition Prize of the Netherlands in 1980. He became a full ...

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Views from a Dutch train : for 2 accordions or pianos, 1992 / Jacob ter Veldhuis

Publisher: Amsterdam: Donemus, 1997
Publisher's number: 09115
Genre: Chamber music
Subgenre: Accordion; Piano
Instruments: 2acc / 2pf
Remarks: Met voorw. - Geschreven voor het Classical Accordion Duo. - Met financiële steun van het Fonds voor de Scheppende Toonkunst. - Cop. 1996. - Tijdsduur: ca. 10'
Duration: 10'00"
Number of players: 2
Year of composition: 1992
Status: fully digitized (real-time delivery)

Description:
Program note (English): When you travel by train through Holland, a small densely populated country, you will see that literally every square meter is brought to use: rectangular pieces of land divided by straight ditches, canals and dykes, long rows of trees and narrow parcels of green, expanding concrete districts and industrial parks, towns and villages. The composition process resembles the process of bringing wasteland under cultivation. In 'Views from a Dutch train', repetition and variation of simple musical material passes by like the Dutch landscape from a train. Both accordions describe the panorama of the streamlined Dutch landscape from the left and right train windows. - JACOB TER VELDHUIS

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