Leo Smit (Dutch composer)

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Leopold (Leo) Smit (Amsterdam, 14 May 1900 – Sobibor extermination camp, 30 April 1943) was a Dutch composer, killed during The Holocaust at the Sobibor extermination camp.[1][2]

Compositions[edit]

  • Sonata for Flute and Piano (1943); orchestrated in 1989 by Willem Strietman
  • String Quartet (1939–1943)
  • Divertimento for Piano 4-Hands (1940); orchestrated in 2008 by Andries van Rossem
  • Concerto for Viola and String Orchestra (1940)
  • De bruid (The Fiancée) for Female Chorus (1939); words by Jan Prins
  • Suite for Oboe and Cello (1938)
  • Trio for Clarinet, Viola and Piano (1938)
  • Kleine Prelude van Ravel for Alto and Piano (1938); poem by Martinus Nijhoff
  • La Mort (Death) for Soprano, Alto and Piano (1938); words by Charles Baudelaire
  • Concerto for Piano and Wind Orchestra (1937)
  • Concertino for Cello and Orchestra (1937)
  • Symphonie in C (1936)
  • Sextet for Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, Bassoon, Horn and Piano (1933)
  • Concertino for Harp and Orchestra (1933)
  • Deux hommages for Piano (1928–1930)
  • Schemselnihar, Ballet for orchestra (1929)
  • Quintet for Flute, Violin, Viola, Cello and Harp (1928)
  • Trio for Flute, Viola and Harp (1926)
  • Suite for Piano (1926); Forlane et Rondeau, movements freely orchestrated in 1958 by Godfried Devreese
  • Silhouetten for Orchestra (1925)
  • Voorspel tot Teirlincks "De vertraagde film" (Overture to Teirlinck's "De Vertraagde Film") for Orchestra (1923)
  • Twintig eenvoudige oefeningen (20 Simple Exercises) for Piano
  • Twaalf stukken voor 4 handen (12 Pieces) for Piano 4-Hands

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