Joop Stokkermans

Intro Dutch composer and pianist
Was Musician Composer Pianist
From Netherlands
Type Music
Gender male
Birth 20 February 1937, Leiden, Netherlands
Death 25 October 2012, Hilversum, Netherlands (aged 75 years)
Star sign Pisces
Instruments:
Piano

Johannes Andreas "Joop" Stokkermans (20 February 1937 in Leiden – 25 October 2012 in Hilversum) was a Dutch composer and pianist.

Biography

Stokkermans studied piano and composition with Theo van der Pas at the Royal Conservatory of The Hague. He received a Golden Harp award in 1974 for his entire œuvre.

Selected works

Piano Hommage, 13 Pieces (1982) La plage et ses variations (1992) Oranje rhapsodie for carillon or piano Songs "Katinka" (1962) "Morgen" (Someday) (1968) "Tijd" (1971) Musicals De Engel van Amsterdam (1975) Nijntje (2001); based on the picture book Miffy Kunt u mij de weg naar Hamelen vertellen, mijnheer? (2003) Music for television Paulus de boskabouter (Paulus the Woodgnome) Barbapapa De Bereboot (The Bear Boat) Kunt u mij de weg naar Hamelen vertellen, mijnheer? (Hamelen) De Kris Pusaka Film scores Pinkeltje (1978) For a Lost Soldier (1992)

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