News

Finally, after a number of weeks of hard work, by both webmaster Jurgen van den Hout and me, this website is ready to be launched. Thank you very much, Jurgen! And be welcome, dear visitor of this site.

There will be additional news items during the coming weeks, and in the shop, more PDF’s of sheet music will be made available shortly.

 

New errata found and corrected in the Vita Aeterna Variations score for brassband; new version for wind band to be premiered in June 2018

Recently, I transcribed my brass band composition Vita Aeterna Variations for symphonic wind band. During the process, I found some mistakes in the brass band version (in addition ... Read more...


Some links

Going through the information on this website, you will find a lot of links to recordings, mostly on Youtube, of my compositions, be it with my pseudonym Alexander Comitas or ... Read more...


Lecture: to what extent can what Plato tells us about the Good, the True and the Beautiful be translated into concrete technical terms

According to Plato’s Allegory of the Charioteer, the Good, the True and the Beautiful are to be found outside of the earthly atmosphere. The gods can go there and thus ... Read more...


Further performances of ‘Het Griezelorkest’ (The Horror Orchestra) in April 2018

In February and April 2017, The Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra and the Residentie Orkest form The Hague gave a number of performances of Het Griezelorkest. TheĀ Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra performed it ... Read more...