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Frans Brüggen (1934–2014)

Frans Brüggen was born on October 30, 1934 in Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands as Franciscus Jozef Brüggen. He was married to Machtelt Israëls. He died on August 13, 2014 in Amsterdam. See full bio »

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Autumn Sonata
Autumn Sonata Music Department
Saint Laurent
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 2014 Saint Laurent (performer: "St. Matthew Passion, BWV 244, Pt. I, No. 1 Chorus I/II: Kommt, ihr Töchter, helft mir klagen" )
 1978 Autumn Sonata (performer: "Sonat F-dur, Opus 1")
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 1978 Autumn Sonata (musician: flute)
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 2010 Twee mannen en een orkest/Met extra liefde (Documentary short) (thanks)
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 2013 Nine Steps Into Paradise (Documentary short)
 2010 Twee mannen en een orkest/Met extra liefde (Documentary short)

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He was a famous early-music conductor, flautist, and recorder player. In 1981, he founded the Orchestra of the Eighteenth Century, which now has over sixty members and with which he made many recordings. See more »

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