Zweers, Bernard

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Zweers, Bernard Gender: M
Bernardus Josephus Wilhelmus Zweers
born on 18 May 1854 at 13:00 (= 1:00 PM )
Place Amsterdam, Netherlands, 52n22, 4e54
Timezone LST m4e53 (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Astrodienst
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_taucol.18.gif 27°12' s_mo.18.gif s_aqucol.18.gif 17°31 Asc.s_vircol.18.gif 16°41'

Bernard Zweers


Dutch composer and writer of symphonies and masses, a contributor of church choral music who is most noted for the symphony "My Fatherland."

From 1885 till 1922 he was teacher composition at the Amsterdamsch Conservatorium en de Muziekschool van Toonkunst. he was the teacher of many Dutch composers, including Hendrik Andriessen, Sem Dresden, Bernhard van den Sigtenhorst Meyer, Willem Landré, Rosy Wertheim, Leo Smit, Evert Cornelis, Daniël Ruyneman and John Brookhouse McCarthy

Zweers died 12/09/1924 Amsterdam.

Link to Wikipedia biography



  • Work : Published/ Exhibited/ Released 23 March 1888 in Amsterdam (Premiere 3rd symphony "Aan mijn Vaderland")
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Source Notes

LMR:Cirkels quotes an astrology magazine

Svi retrieved BC from municipal archive (18 May 1854 13h00 Amsterdam).


  • Vocation : Education : Teacher (composition at the Conservatorium and Music School.)
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Composer/ Arranger (Symphonies and choral music)