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Sheet music of my compositions available on sonolize.com

The sheet music of a n number of my compositions is now available at sonolize.com, click ‘Componist’, upper left corner. This number will gradually grow during the ... Read more...


Score and parts of Via ad Veniam for fanfare orchestra now available (in Dutch)

Partituur en partijen van Via ad  Veniam voor fanfareorkest zijn nu verkrijgbaar als pdf materiaal bij Opus 33 Music, door een e-mail te sturen naar eduard.menno.de.boer@gmail.com.

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Score and parts of Vita Aeterna Variations, version for symphonic wind orchestra now available

At last, score and parts of my Vita Aeterna Variations, version for symphonic wind orchestra, have become available for purchase as pdf material. The prices are, incl. 9% VAT: ... Read more...


Award of the Premio de Santa Cecilia 2018 of the Asociación de Amigos de la Música de Yecla

Sunday the 2nd of December, during the Concierto Extraordinario de Santa Cecilia, the Asociación de Amigos de la Música de Yecla awarded me with the Premio Santa Cecilia 2018.

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The Symphonic Colour Factory wins first prize at the Peter and the Wolf composition competition 2018 in Yekaterinburg

On October 13, 2018, the IVth open competition of composers “Peter and the Wolf-2018” reached its conclusion with a gala concert, during which the works that reached the final were ... Read more...


Japanese premiere of Symphony Nr. 3: A Tribute to Komitas

I am very happy to announce the Japanese premiere of my third symphony: A Tribute to Komitas. The Osaka University Wind Orchestra, conducted by Yoshinori Kubota, will perform the composition ... Read more...


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...