The Netherlands, 1950
author and composer

Elmer Schönberger

Elmer Schönberger is an author and a composer. He was a music journalist with Vrij Nederland for years and wrote books such as De vrouw met de hamer & andere componisten (1992) and Het apollinisch uurwerk (1983), with Louis Andriessen. He also published an essay collection on music, Het gebroken oor (2005-2007). In 2009, his novel Vuursteens vleugels came out.

Speaker at


Part III. The Muses' Farewell

The Legacy of the Twentieth Century

24 May 2000 9.30 - 22.00 Tilburg University