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Hans Henkemans (Composer)

Born: 23rd December 1913, The Hague, Netherlands

Died: 29th December 1995, Nieuwegein, Netherlands

Nationality: Dutch

Hans Henkemans was a Dutch pianist, teacher, composer of classical music and psychiatrist.

Henkemans was one of the most important dutch composers of his time. From 1926 to 1931 he studied piano and composition with Bernhard van den Sigtenhorst Meyer, and from 1933 to 1938 with Willem Pijper. Henkemans was influenced by Claude Debussy, Maurice Ravel and Willem Pijper.

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