Forbidden Music Regained

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Zes Hollandse Liederen

By Julius Hijman

Vocal music
Voice and piano (voice pf)
location of manuscript archive registration number: 049/013a


Amsterdam, 1934. Words by H. van Elro; Theun de Vries; A. van Duinkerken

A version for low voice and piano exists under archive registration number 049/013b

About Julius Hijman

(01/25/1901 - 01/08/1969)
Julius Hijman

Julius Hijman's life centered around contemporary and Dutch music. Touring internationally, he presented the works of Dutch composers, and in the Netherlands he introduced new music from abroad. His own compositions were not always appreciated by his peers. He fled into exile in 1939 to America and was forgotten in his native country. The majority of his extensive oeuvre remains unpublished, awaiting performance.

by Carine Alders