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04 Oct 2018, News
CD LEGENDS & LIGHT, including Canzona III Hidden in her Light for orchestra
Here’s the Amazon pre-order link for LEGENDS & LIGHT.  Buy for you, buy for your friends, buy for your family, even buy for your enemies! I hope you enjoy listening to it:          http://bit.ly/LEGENDSANDLIGHTpreorder Legends & Light - New Works for Large Ensembles
17 Sep 2018, News
Première of Prelude, Intermezzo & Fuga on the Bach-dag Amersfoort, October 13
http://www.bachdagamersfoort.nl/programma-overzicht/      The whole city with all its beautiful halls, churches and chapels is bustling with Bach. Sander Westphal plays parts from the Third cello suite, and Francien Post plays the Solo sonata in a minor by C Ph E Bach. They also play the premiere of Prelude, Intermezzo & Fuga- with a wink to Bach - a work dedicated to them by composer Hans Bakker; in the Mannenzaal, Westsingel 47 at 16.00 and at 17.00   Almost all concerts are ...
17 Sep 2018, News
Trailer of CD LEGENDS & LIGHT, including Canzona III Hidden in Her Light for orchestra
Release on October 12. Sheet music score available on:  https://hansbakker.musicaneo.com/…/sm-290941_canzona_iii_hi… YOUTUBE.COM  Legends & Light Trailer  LEGENDS AND LIGHT  NEW WORKS FOR LARGE ENSEMBLE  Hans Bakker  Jan Järvlepp  Clive Muncaster  Shirley Mier  PARMA Recordings…
16 Sep 2018, News
CD LEGENDS & LIGHT, including Canzona III Hidden in her Light for orchestra
http://navonarecords.com/catalog/nv6187/purchase---legends-and-light.html Available for purchase at the following online outlets October 12th:                  AMAZON, iTUNES, ArkivMusic, Spotify, Apple MUSIC.
05 Sep 2018, News
Trois Monochromes for piano, no 2
Some 10 years old recordings recovered! Sheet music available on:   https://hansbakker.musicaneo.com/…/sm-238656_trois_monochro… SOUNDCLOUD.COM  Trois Monochromes, no 2  The Trois Monochromes are playful, concise pieces each around one specific central idea, easy on the ear and into the hands, but also always with something unexpected or contentious that sticks in your head, like for instance Prokofiev does. (Performed by Hans Bakker)
07 Jun 2018, News
Program of the upcoming (9th) Somextro meeting
Program of the upcoming (9th) Somextro meeting, to be held on Sunday 17-06-2018 in the Dienstencentrum Copernicus, Daguerrestraat 16, 2561 TT The Hague Start: 2 pm: opening by Geoffrey Madge. 1. Hans Bakker: Miniature for theremin and piano 2. Maurice Verheul: Passacaglia for piano 3. Peter Visser: Passacaglia-Fantasy in G about 12 tones for piano 4. Frank den Herder: Passacaglia for piano 5. Kees Arntzen: Gia sena kai to sphurion and The Chilliwack Chick for piano 6. Wim ...
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21 May 2018, News
SOMEXTRO: Open podium for and by composers, on 17 June in The Hague.
SOMEXTRO:  With at least the Premieres of two Clarinet Trios (clarinet, cello and piano), namely  by Peter Greve, and by Hans Bakker! Peter plays the piano part in both pieces, and Hans the cello part.   My Clarinet Trio piece 'Breeze of Twilight' wants to give an associative expression to the way each of us has to go in the time to get his own inner spiritual space. The breeze in music is more a fierce wind, which expresses the eventful time of the twilight period of this sublunary, ...
21 May 2018, Article
SOMEXTRO: Open podium for and by composers, on 17 June in The Hague. Premiere Clarinet Trio: Breeze of Twilight
SOMEXTRO: My Trio for clarinet, violoncello and piano "Breeze of Twilight" wants to give an associative expression to the way each of us has to go in the time to get his own inner spiritual space. The breeze in music is more a fierce wind, which expresses the eventful stirring time of the twilight period of this sublunary mundane, although it is also an allusion to the Spirit (pneuma / anima) that blows where He wants.    ...
17 Mar 2018, News
Tiento I for guitar will be released.
Ruud Harte Guitarist     shared (t)his message on Facebook: March 14 at 5:00 pm:      "Fantastic news! The recording of Tiento I by composer Hans Bakker, which I made a while ago, has been accepted by PARMA Recordings and will be released on CD 😁 I will keep you informed !!"
12 Feb 2018, News
Dutch premiere of Easy Piece for cello and piano by the Amersfoort based composer Hans Bakker
Francien Post (flute), Sander Westphal (cello) en Corien van den Berg (piano).    These Amersfoort musicians this time bring a program with romantic German works:    the virtuoso Trio op.78 by J. N. Hummel and parts from the breathtakingly Trio in d minor op.49 by F. Mendelssohn Bartholdy. Also one Dutch piece, the warm-blooded Petite Pièce for cello and piano by Hans Bakker. Sunday 11 feb 2018 ⋅ 11:00    ...
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