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Cornelis Wilhelmus De Groot

Cornelis Wilhelmus De Groot, Dutch pianist, composer. Recipient prize Internat Piano Competition, Vienna, 1936. Member Robert Casadesus Association France, Sergei Rachmaninoff Society Paris.; Club: Rotary.

Background

  • Groot, Cornelis Wilhelmus De was born on July 7, 1914 in Amsterdam. Son of Cornelis and Elisabeth (Leemhuis) De Groot.

  • Education

    • Graduate cum laude, Amsterdam Conservatory of Music, 1932.

    Career

    • Professor piano Royal Conservatory at the Hague, 1938-1947. Composer numerous piano, orchestra and chamber music pieces.

    Works

    • Composer numerous piano, orchestra and chamber music pieces.

    Membership

    Member Robert Casadesus Association France, Sergei Rachmaninoff Society Paris. Club: Rotary.

    Connections

    • Married Cornelia de Haan, February 20, 1936. 1 child, Frédéric Johan.
    • father: Cornelis Groot
    • mother: Elisabeth (Leemhuis) De Groot
    • spouse: Cornelia de Haan
    • child: Frédéric Johan Groot
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    Born July 7, 1914
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