Tom Dissevelt

Born 4 March 1921. Died 1989
Tom Dissevelt
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1921-03-04
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Tom Dissevelt

Tom Dissevelt Biography (Wikipedia)

Thomas (Tom) Dissevelt (4 March 1921, Leiden – 1989) was a Dutch composer and musician. He is known as a pioneer in the merging of electronic music and jazz. He married Rina Reys, sister of Rita Reys, in 1946.

Tom Dissevelt was also known as bassist/arranger of the Skymasters, and contributed to recordings by Rita Reys.

Between 1939 and 1944 Dissevelt studied at the Royal Conservatory of The Hague. He studied trombone for over three years, then went on to study clarinet, music theory and piano. Owing to schedule conflicts he discontinued his clarinet studies but later studied bass under the tutelage of Herman Stotijn of the Residentie Orchestra.

After World War II Dissevelt moved to Indonesia with the Jos Cleber Orchestra to work. He was in love with Rina Reys, and they married in 1946. In 1947 he went on an international tour with Wessel Ilcken, the husband of Rita Reys, and the orchestra of Piet van Dijk. This tour lasted three years and was particularly focussed on Spain and North Africa.

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Vibration
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Syncopation
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Syncopation
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Song Of The Second Moon
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Song Of The Second Moon
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Song Of The Second Moon
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Song Of The Second Moon
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Whirling
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Whirling
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Vibration
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Vibration
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Drifting
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Drifting
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Woomerangs
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Woomerangs
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Fantasy In Orbit
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Fantasy In Orbit
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