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Inleiding, aria en passacaglia voor violoncello-solo en orkest

By Hans Lachman

Cello and orchestra (vc 2fl 2ob 2cl 2bn 4h 2tr 3trb perc str)
20 minutes
location of manuscript archive registration number: 464/012


Not dated. Introduction, aria and passacaglia for cello solo and orchestra

About Hans Lachman

(03/07/1906 - 06/27/1990)
Hans Lachman

Born in Germany as Heinz Lachmann, Hans Lachman started his musical career in film music and light music. After World War II, which he survived by hiding in the province Limburg, he began composing in a modern classical idiom, building up a considerable oeuvre, including Jewish liturgical music. It is hard to believe that his music, so frequently broadcasted, was later completely forgotten until 2008, when his scores were discovered in a damp garden shed. 

by Eleonore Pameijer