Jan Albert van Eijken
1823 – 1868
Who was Jan Albert van Eijken?
Jan Albert van Eijken was a Dutch composer and organist. He studied with his father, the town organist and then at the Leipzig Conservatorium in 1845-46. His younger brother was the better known Gerrit Jan van Eijken who later lived in London. Eijken's 1853 book of organ chorales was one of the first Dutch organ books to include introductions to psalms.
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- Apr 29, 1823
- Sep 24, 1868
on July 23, 2013
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