Double portrait: Christiaan Richter & David de Jong by Kees Weggelaar

by Kees Weggelaar | Het ORGEL | Year 110 | (2014) | Issue 3

Articles

Kees Weggelaar Double portrait: Christiaan Richter & David de Jong
Het ORGEL 110 (2014), nr. 3, 24-33 [summary]

Christiaan Richter is a young and promising composer. David de Jong is not only a preacher but has also developed himself into an excellent musician and composer, coached by the organist-composer Johan Koers. The similarities between these two very different musicians: composition and organ. In this article a short biographical sketch of the two composers is given, followed by a short discussion of their musical backgrounds. There follows a description of their respective œuvres, and the article concludes with a discussion of their organ works.

You can listen to the compositions of Christiaan Richter on his YouTube-account:
https://www.youtube.com/user/CRmusic

You can listen to the compositions of David de Jong on his YouTube-account
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCK8klgQYn3l9uvkgWaloVpQ


Christiaan Richter Photo Deen van Meer


David de Jong Photo Dick Vos