Jan Boerman

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Jan Boerman (30 June 1923 – 25 October 2020) was a Dutch composer. He worked in electronic music, starting in 1959.[1] He was born in The Hague. He worked for the Delft Polytechnic in Utrecht and at the Institute of Sonology.

Boerman received the Matthijs Vermeulen Award Prize for his entire body of work in 1981[2] and the Willem Pijper Prize for his composition Vocalise 1994 in 1997.

Boerman died on 25 October 2020 at the age of 97.[3]

References[change | change source]

  1. Harley, James (2000). "Jan Boerman: The Complete Tape Music". Computer Music Journal. 24. doi:10.1162/comj.2000.24.4.79.
  2. Podiumkunsten, Fonds. "The Matthijs Vermeulen Award". fondspodiumkunsten.nl. Retrieved 2020-03-31.
  3. "De bescheiden Jan Boerman was een van de grootheden van de elektronische muziek". de Volkskrant. 26 October 2020.