About the work:
A 3-part composition for organ written for the organ project 'de oude stad'. This composition is based upon "Lachrimae" a song by John Dowland and the Choral 'So traurig' by J.S.Bach. The piece opens with the B-A-C-H motif and it returns in the last part of the composition.
On behalf of the the organ project 'de oude stad', a collaboration in 1995 between the Sandberg Institute, the Rietveldacademy and the Sweelinck Conservatory, 'Lachrimae So traurig' (1994) for organ has been composed.
This piece was performed in different churches several times in the Route of Art "Via Lamento"