Johann Wilhelm Wilms’ birthday
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Johann Wilhelm Wilms – Variations on Wilhelmus van Nassouwe, Op.37
Johann Wilhelm Wilms (March 30, 1772 (baptized) — July 19, 1847) was a Dutch-German composer, best known for writing Wien Neêrlands Bloed, which served as the Dutch national anthem from 1815 to 1932.
Work: Variations on Wilhelmus van Nassouwe for flute, clarinet, bassoon, violin and violoncello, Op.37 (1814)
Orchestra: Netherlands Radio Chamber Orchestra
Conductor: Anthony Halstead