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composer , conductor

David Hendrines Broekman, Dutch composer, conductor. Recipient Alice M. Ditson award, 1954. member of New York Philharmonic Orchestra, 1924-1926.

Background

Broekman, David Hendrines was born on May 13, 1899 in in Leiden, Holland. Son of Jacob and Bertha (Prins) Broekman.

Career

Director Universal Pictures, Hollywood, Cal. Director Tex; director, composer Ford Festival, NBC-television, 1951, composer-condr. Composer: Manhattan Fairy Tale Suite, Music of David Broekman Series, Jericho, Barbara Allen (opera), The Stranger (opera), The Toledo War (opera), 1st and 2nd Symphonies, Violin Concerto, String Quartet, Concerto (for solo piano, percussion and orchestra), piano sonatas and etudes.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Shoestring Symphony, 1948. Composer: Manhattan Fairy Tale Suite, Music of David Broekman Series, Jericho, Barbara Allen (opera), The Stranger (opera), The Toledo War (opera), 1st and 2nd Symphonies, Violin Concerto, String Quartet, Concerto (for solo piano, percussion and orchestra), piano sonatas and etudes. Contributor periodicals.

Membership

Member of New York Philharmonic Orchestra, 1924-1926.

Connections

Married Faith Jenkins, 1930. Children: Melisande, Deetje, Jacqueline, Hendrik Faye.

father:
Jacob Broekman

mother:
Bertha (Prins) Broekman

spouse:
Faith Jenkins

children:
Melisande Broekman

Deetje Broekman

Jacqueline Broekman

Hendrik Faye Broekman