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poet : Alberdingk Thijm, J.A.

RC 9 Blij stond de zon

instrumentation: contralto, mixed choir and piano for four hands ♦ Diepenbrock composed Blij stond de zon (Joyfully Stood the Sun) for the wedding of one of his college friends, Jan Sterck (1859-1941). In 1877 Sterck enrolled at the Law department of the University o…

RC 64 Vondels vaart naar Agrippine

instrumentation: baritone and orchestra ♦ At the end of the life of his mother, Joanna Kuytenbrouwer (1833-1904), Diepenbrock read to her from a collection of novellas Portretten van Vondel (Portraits of Vondel, 1876) by the writer, literatur…