Composing

Some of my pieces can be downloaded on this website. Go to the download page or click on the link under the piece.

COMPOSITIONS FOR ENSEMBLES AND SOLOISTS

Hidden Histories,  for piano and sound track (2016) duration 18′
Written for Gabi Sultana
pf sound track

Studies in Description, for soprano and extended big band (2015) duration 50′
Text: Gertrude Stein
Written for the David Kweksilber Big Band
soprano cl 5sax (+cl, b-cl, cb-cl) ob (+alto-ob) fg 5tp 4tb tb-b tuba pf el.g cb (b-gtr) drums perc
Video here

Spooky Gestures (2014) duration 8’30”
Written for Arnold Marinissen
percussion, computer
score will follow

Morphing Matter (2014) duration 13’30”
Written for Seth Josel
el.g computer
score will follow

Concertare, a concerto for saxophones (2014) duration 50′
Written for David Kweksilber and the Amstel Quartet
sax-s sax-a sax-t sax-b solosist: sax-sopranino sax-a sax-t sax-bass tubax
Audio recording: part 3, Quartet
score available

STEIN (2014) duration: 50’
Written for the POW Ensemble
Lyrics: Gertrude Stein
2voice fl sax-a tap dance vc tuba 2synth 2comp live-electr soundtracks

Cutesy Things, for soprano recorder, soprano saxophone and percussion (2013) duration 8′
Written for Trio Nebula
rec-s sax-s glock 2templeblocks
score available
Audio recording

Templates in Swing, for extended big band (2013) duration 9’30
Written for the David Kweksilber Big Band
cl 2sax-a 2sax-t sax-b ob (+alto-ob) fg 5tp 4tb tb-b tuba pf el.g cb drums timpani
score available   Video here

In Continuo, for baritone saxophone, clarinet and piano (2013) duration 9′
Written for the Thelema Trio
sax-b cl pf
score available

 Ripetzione for saxophone quartet and saxophone soloist (2013) duration: 6’
Written for the Amstel Quartet
sax-sopranino sax-s sax-a 2sax-t sax-b
score will follow

Quattro Concerto (2013) duration: 45’
Written for the POW Ensemble
rec-sopranino rec-a rec-t rec-cbass
org dj live-electr
score will follow
DVD available

The Snippits Code (2012) duration: 17’
Written for the POW Ensemble
cemb 2comp
score available   Video here

Var on Var (2012) duration: 8’
Written for Wim Ruitenbeek and Erik Bosgraaf
glass carillon rec-sop rec-cbass
score available

Hilasterion (2011) duration: 7’30
Written for ZWERM Guitar Quartet
4el.git
score available

BoX of Brix (2009-2010) duration: 60’
Written for the POW Ensemble
Lyrics: William Blake, Han Buhrs, Luc Houtkamp
2voice fl sax-a vla vc cemb ukulele 2synth 3comp live-electr soundtracks
CD available

Uiterste Staat (2008-2009) duration: 16’
Written for the POW Ensemble
el.git 2comp
score available
CD available

8 pieces for Homage to Hazard (2007-2008) duration: 45’
Written for the POW Ensemble
Lyrics: Han Buhrs, Guy Harries
2ten fl sax-t trb vc 2synth 2comp live-electr
CD available

Masnavi Molavi (2005), together with Guy Harries duration: 60’
Written for the POW Ensemble
lyrics: Kader Abdolah, Jalaluddin Rumi, Guy Harries, Luc Houtkamp
2voice recit sax-t perc keyboard vl vla vc ud saz 2comp dj-set
CD available

 

ELECTRONIC MUSIC

Exercise in Swing (2001)  duration: 47’
soundtracks
CD available

Ton Sur Ton (2002) duration: 8’ soundtracks

 

SOLO-INSTRUMENT AND SOUND TRACKS

 The Way Up (2000) duration: 15’
sax-t soundtracks

The Way Down (1997) duration: 15’
sax-t soundtracks

Odd & Even (1986), with Tony van Campen duration: 16’
sax-t soundtracks

 

 INTERACTIVE MUSIC

Duo for Man Alone (1997 – 2004) duration: variable length
for single voiced solo instrument, computer and MIDI-controlled piano

Rebounds (1994 – 1997) duration: variable length
for single voiced solo instrument, computer and MIDI-controlled piano

Vogeltrek (1992) duration: variable length
for single voiced solo instrument, computer and MIDI-controlled piano

The Rule of Thumb (1991) duration: variable length
for single voiced solo-instrument, computer and harmonisers

 

MUSIC THEATRE

Dulcinea, Dulcinea (1989), with Gilius van Bergeijk duration: 60’
visuals and scenery: Adri Boon actress sax-t soundtracks 2synth comp liveelectr