RECENT: Defining Our Field - what is 'classical music' to us, why are we involved and what can we learn from our differences? Read John Dante Prevedini's essay, watch the panel discussion and make your own comments.
RECENT: Find out about composers from unusual places, including Gerard Schurmann, Giya Kancheli, Nazib Zhiganov and Nodar Gabunia, about singing in cars, and meet Jim Hutton from the RLPO and some of our regular contributors in this eighty-minute February 2021 video.
The Dutch composer Henk Badings was born 17 January 1907 in Java. He forsook engineering early on for music, and turned increasingly to experimentation with electronics. His worklist is long, including 14 symphonies and 25 concertos for various instruments. He died on 26 June 1987 at Maarheeze.