World's Largest Sheet Music Selection

18184327
18184327
18184327

The Waterbeggars

De Watergeuzen

By Hans Kox

Be the first! Write a Review
https://www.sheetmusicplus.com/title/the-waterbeggars-sheet-music/18184327?aff_id=497843

Concert Band - Grade 6
De Watergeuzen. Composed by Hans Kox (1930-). The Best Original Compositions for Concert Band. Molenaar Masterpieces. Recorded on The Waterbeggars (ML.311046720). Full set. Duration 12 minutes, 50 seconds. Molenaar Edition #012346100. Published by Molenaar Edition (ML.012346100).

Item Number: ML.012346100

The composition 'The Waterbeggars', a magnificent and colourful work written in 1995, was inspired by the Eighty Years' War between Spain and The Netherlands (1568-1648). The Waterbeggars formed the army of the Dutch resistance. The four parts of the composition refer to the highlights of the war. I. The open Gate of Den Briel. II. The blockade of the Waterways. III. The defeat on the Haarlemmermeer. IV. Alcmaria Victrix (The victory starts near Alkmaar).

Close X

By signing up you consent with the terms in our Privacy Policy

I am a music teacher.