Forbidden Music Regained


Leo Smit Stichting
Search this site

Jiskor

By Hans Lachman

genre
Vocal music
instrumentation
Mixed choir and instruments (bar SATB 2fl 2ob 2bn 2tr hp str perc)
location of manuscript
http://www.nederlandsmuziekinstituut.nl archive registration number: 464/054 www.muziekbibliotheekvandeomroep.nl archive registration number 57911
status
autograph
order printed score here

Details

Not dated. Composition by Jaakov Rabin, orchestration by Hans Lachman

Words in Hebrew, written down phonetically, include Dutch translation

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