Arrangements an Compositions


An organ composition by Frank (variations on Psalm 31 in the French style) was nominated for the award Hinsz Kampen in 1997. He had to play his own composition in the Upper Church.

In 2000, a CD released by Dynamic Perspective ‘, a trio where Frank belonged. The trio consisted of a soprano (Catherine Provence), a horn player (Adrie van der Veen) and pianist / organist (Frank den Bakker). On this CD there are various arrangements of Jewish songs composed by him. On the page Discography you can find more information about this CD.

Children’s Songs

Opwekking voor kinderen

Frank writes both gospel and general children’s songs. So some general songs published in ‘The Pyramid’, a monthly magazine for musicians and school in a teaching hour of the ‘Koorenhuis’, the music of The Hague. On the gospel field is Psalm 25 (Lord, make me Your ways known) the best known. This song is both Generation Foundation and the Foundation for Christian children’s book published in sheet music and CD. In the second Timothy bundle is to find this song. Many Children’s is a popular song.

Youth / Adults

Another prize he won on hold by writing an a cappella vocal jazz work style: “By the way “. This work is also published by Harmonia on the radio and be heard. (NCRV)

Especially gospel field, he has many compositions to his name. His works are published by Unisong Music Publishers, Harmonia and power generation, but most of them published under his own business name FJJ Music. A large number of compositions was released on CD.

The chorus ‘Excited’ from Delft, where he was conductor of many years, in 1997 released a CD called “A differential rate world, with 16 compositions by Frank. This CD is definitely worth worth listening to. On the page Discography you through listening to MP3s a picture of this CD.

Unfortunately, Frank has to say on this choir because of its move to the east of the country.

Regular numbers were heard through the radio program “Lights Youth Choir” of the Evangelical Broadcasting. Various other choirs singing songs written by him.