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Drie Liedjes

By Sem Dresden

genre
Chamber music
instrumentation
Voice and piano (voice pf)
year
1905
location of manuscript
www.nederlandsmuziekinstituut.nl archive registration number 047/063a
dedication

Van Sempje voor z'n lieve Smoome bij haar komst in je Pagome 29 Maart 1905

Details

Three little songs

Words by Jacques Perk

Berlin 25 March 1905

About Sem Dresden

Sem Dresden

Despite his German-oriented teachers, Sem Dresden felt attracted early on to modern French music. He developed his own refined and sober style, composing his entire life. Dresden was of pivotal importance to Dutch musical life, working as a choral conductor and director of the conservatories in Amsterdam and The Hague. His legendary composition classes had a major impact during the interwar period.

by Geert van den Dungen