Willem Wander van Nieuwkerk composer

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2016h Aan de Bruid (*To the Bride*) 13 min ca. Five Ingmar Heytze poems for mezzo-soprano, violin, clarinet, viola and cello

Written for the Arto Ensemble: Rosina Fabius (mezzo-soprano), Nancy Braithwaite (clarinet), Amarins Wierdsma (violin), Prunella Pacey (viola), Guus Fabius (cello)to celebrate 20 years of Kromme Rijn Concerten.

The composer and the Arto Ensemble gratefullt aknowledge the financial support of the Elise Mathilde Fonds, the KF Hein Fonds and the Provinciaal Utrechts Genootschap voor Kunsten en Wetenschappen (PUG).

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2016g Super Suite 35 min Suite in seven parts for clarinet and string quartet

For the Bennewitz Quartet and Harry-Imre Dijkstra

2016f Super 'Pange, lingua' 5'20 Clarinet and string quartet

For the Bennewitz Quartet and Harry-Imre Dijkstra

2016e Super 'Dies' 5 Clarinet and string quartet

For the Bennewitz Quartet and Harry-Imre Dijkstra

2016d Super 'Victimae' 6'30 Clarinet and string quartet

For the Bennewitz Quartet and Harry-Imre Dijkstra

2016a Super 'Spiritus' 1'40 Clarinet and string quartet

For the Bennewitz Quartet and Harry-Imre Dijkstra.

2015d Planctus super 'Jusques à quand' (Ps.13) 5'19 Clarinet and string quartet

For the Bennewitz Quartet and Harry-Imre Dijkstra.

Part of a projected Super Suite (working title), seven dance pieces over liturgical hymns.

2015c Super 'Mitten wir im Leben sind' 4'20 clarinet and string quartet

For the Bennewitz Quartet and Harry-Imre Dijkstra.

Part of the projected Super Suite (working title), seven pieces based on hymns.

2015b Super 'Stella' 3'52 Clarinet, two violins, viola and cello

for the Bennevitz Quartet and Harry-Imre Dijkstra

2013b Danse Macabre 8 min. Mezzo-soprano, tenor saxophone and marimba

Written for Karin Strobos (mezzo-soprano) and the Duo Sax & Stix (Eva van Grinsven, saxophone and Ramon Lormans, percussion)

Premiere: Amsterdam, Grachtenfestival, August 25 2013 in the Compagnietheater.
text: W.H. Auden

2012a Ludwig was here (wasn't he)... 4 min. ca. Alto recorder and piano

This is the version for recorder and piano of the 3rd movement of my duo sonata for violin and piano. Published by Edition Tre Fontane.

A midi version of the piano (for practising purpose) is available.

2010 Bergidylle 25 min. ca soprano, clarinet and piano
Text: Heinrich Heine

Narrative song cycle in three movements for soprano, clarinet and piano on three poems ‘Aus der Harzreise’ (1824) by Heinrich Heine

Written for the Trio Amare: Sabine Wuethrich, soprano, Céleste Zewald, clarinet, Daniel Kramer, piano.
Written with financial support of the trio itself.

2004c Trio 17' violin, clarinet, piano

Commissioned by the Bartók Trio (Marta Abraham, Nancy Braithwaite, Bas Verheijden), financially supported by the ThuisKopiefonds.
1st perf. November 2004, Kromme Rijn Concerts, Dutch Reformed Church, Bunnik.

2004a Polder Winds Blowing 6’ 5 graded pieces for 4 saxophones or mixed winds ad lib.

In part arrangements of ‘Piano in the Polder’, 2002

1998a Trio 15' Clarinet or viola, cello and piano

Commissioned by the Dutch Association for Amateur music

1991c Romance for horn & piano 3' horn, piano

from the soundtrack to ‘Post Reykjavik’ by Nicole van Kilsdonk

1987 Adagio, non adagio 7' Variable trio: oboe (or violin or altorecorder), horn (or bassoon or cello) and harpsichord (or piano).

For Trio La Luna

1978 Autrui 12' Flute and piano

1st perf. Amsterdam, IJsbreker