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Sinfonietta concertante pour orchestre a cordes, 6 instruments a vent et batterie

By Hans Lachman

genre
Orchestra
instrumentation
Orchestra (fl 2cl bn 2h per str)
duration
29 minutes
location of manuscript
http://www.nederlandsmuziekinstituut.nl archive registration number: 464/005

Details

Not dated, for string orchestra, 6 wind instruments and percussion

About Hans Lachman

(03/07/1906 - 06/27/1990)
Hans Lachman

Born in Germany as Heinz Lachmann, Hans Lachman started his musical career in film music and light music. After World War II, which he survived by hiding in the province Limburg, he began composing in a modern classical idiom, building up a considerable oeuvre, including Jewish liturgical music. It is hard to believe that his music, so frequently broadcasted, was later completely forgotten until 2008, when his scores were discovered in a damp garden shed. 

by Eleonore Pameijer