Marius Flothuis


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(b Amsterdam, 1914; d Amsterdam, 2001). Dutch composer, musicologist, and critic. Ass. man., Concertgebouw Orch., 1937–42 and 1953–5, art. dir. 1955–74. Mus. critic Amsterdam Het Vrije Volk 1945–53. Prof. of musicology, Utrecht Univ. from 1974. Author of books on Monteverdi, Mozart, Eng. composers, etc. Composer of concs. for fl., vn., hn., pf., and cl., vn. sonata, Hymnus for sop. and orch., cantatas, song cycles, str. qt., etc.

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Subjects: Music.

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