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Symphonie Ituriel

By Bob Hanf

genre
Orchestra
instrumentation
Orchestra (2fl 2ob 2cl bcl 2bn cbn 4h 2tr 3trb 1tb timp perc str)
location of manuscript
www.nederlandsmuziekinstituut.nl archive registration number 0063/032
status
autograph
order printed score here

Details

Not dated. Second prize in the 'Muziekprijsvraag van Rotterdam' in 1939 (announced April 1941)

1. Allegro vivace

2. Andante

3. Molto allegro

4. Allegro non troppo (quasi maestoso)

About Bob Hanf

Bob Hanf

In his early years, Bob Hanf received drawing lessons from the legendary George Breitner. While studying in Delft he became friends with writers Hendrik Marsman and Simon Vestdijk. Hanf studied violin with Louis Zimmerman and played under the baton of conductor Martin Spanjaard. He later turned to composing. His varied oeuvre of unpublished works was discovered just a few years ago, rescued from oblivion.

by Eleonore Pameijer