Forbidden Music Regained


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Het Narrenschip

By Rosy Wertheim

genre
Vocal music
instrumentation
Voice and piano (sopr or ten pf)
year
1933
location of manuscript
www.nederlandsmuziekinstituut.nl archive registration number 142/104
status
published score
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Details

Words by Roel Houwink, German translation by Vally Weigl

Part of 'Twee liederen' (Two Songs)

About Rosy Wertheim

(02/19/1888 - 05/27/1949)
Rosy Wertheim

Rosy Wertheim was one of the first Dutch women composers who completed a professional music education and gained international acclaim. Next to music, she was deeply committed to social causes. She lived in Paris for seven years, and for some time in Vienna and New York; her home was a meeting point for artists. Her compositions were performed nationally and internationally, and she worked as a correspondent for several newspapers and magazines. She was in the Netherlands when World War II broke out, and survived by going into hiding. She left a varied and interesting oeuvre of some eighty works.

by Eleonore Pameijer