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Divertimento pour flûte et piano

Ignace Lilien

genre
Chamber music
instrumentation
Flute and keyboard instrument (fl pf)
year
1950
location of manuscript
www.nederlandsmuziekinstituut.nl archive registration number 009/088 009/089
status
published score
order printed score here
dedication

Dedicated to Cootje Franken

Details

Divertimento for flute and piano

Allegro capriccioso - Incantazione (Lento)
Canción - Incantazione (Maestoso)
Passacaglia (Allegro molto)

See also: www.nederlandsmuziekinstituut.nl catalogue application number NMI 7 A 147
www.nederlandsmuziekinstituut.nl catalogue application number NMI 13530

Composed in Lima

About Ignace Lilien

Ignace Lilien

His hometown Lemberg, in the Ukraine known as Lviv, and in Poland as Lwów, has a history of occupation by shifting powers. This is why the Germans had trouble figuring out Ignace Lilien's real identity; he survived the war with forged documents. He worked as a chemical engineer, but that didn’t stop him from composing a large oeuvre. His life was as varied as his music, with influences ranging from Polish modernism to South American rhythms and timbres.

by Frans van Ruth