[For words and deeds enshrined in granite tombs]

[For words and deeds enshrined in granite tombs]

Composer: Bernard Huijbers
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Composer: Bernard Huijbers

Bernard Huijbers (1922 - 2003), a native of Holland, was one of the leading composers of contemporary liturgical music. Approximately 200 works have resulted from his collaboration with Huub Oosterhuis, the well-known Dutch poet and liturgist. A former Jesuit, Huijbers studied under Ernest Mulder during his Jesuit course of studies, receiving the state certificate for musical theory in 1951. Later, he studied at the Arnsterdam Conservatory and received the certificate for school music in 1960. He served as senior master of school music and choirmaster at St. Ignatius College, Amsterdam, until 1969. Afterwards, he served as composer, choir director and liturgical team member at St. Dominic's parish in Amsterdam. His development as comp… Go to person page >

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Title: [For words and deeds enshrined in granite tombs]
Composer: Bernard Huijbers
Key: d minor
Copyright: © 1973, Gooi en Sticht, bv., Baarn, The Netherlands, Exclusive English-language agent: OCP Publications


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