Andriessen, Hendrik

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Andriessen, Hendrik Gender: M
born on 17 September 1892 at 18:45 (= 6:45 PM )
Place Haarlem, Netherlands, 52n23, 4e38
Timezone LST m4e53 (is standard time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Schepel
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_vircol.18.gif 25°17' s_mo.18.gif s_leocol.18.gif 17°29 Asc.s_aricol.18.gif 19°53'


Dutch composer and organist. He is remembered most of all for his improvisation at the organ and for the renewal of Catholic liturgical music in the Netherlands. Andriessen composed in a musical idiom that revealed strong French influences. He was the brother of pianist and composer Willem Andriessen and the father of the composers Jurriaan Andriessen and Louis Andriessen and of the flutist Heleen Andriessen.

He died 12 April 1981

Link to Wikipedia biography

Source Notes

Sjoerd quotes Schepel quoting municipal archive


  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Composer/ Arranger
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Instrumentalist

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