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Salomon Verbeeck

 
 
Salomon Verbeeck Marker image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, March 15, 2019
1. Salomon Verbeeck Marker
Inscription.  Hier woonde van 1666 tot zijn dood de musicus Salomon Verbeeck (1632-1685) stedelijk beiaardier van de Oudekerkstoren. Aan hem en het beroemde klokkenspel van François Hemony wijdde Vondel zijn gedicht 'Op de klokmuziek te Amsterdam'.

The musician Salomon Verbeeck (1632-1685), city carillonist in the Oude Kerk Tower, lived here from 1666 until his death. Vondel dedicated his poem "Op de klokmuziek te Amsterdam" (To the chimes of Amsterdam) to him and the famous carillons of François Hemony.
 
Erected by IAmsterdam.
 
Location. 52° 22.465′ N, 4° 53.851′ E. Marker is in Amsterdam, North Holland. Marker is on Oudekerksplein, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Oudekerksplein 13, Amsterdam, North Holland 1012 GX, Netherlands. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Jan Pietersz Sweelinck (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); Joost van den Vondel (about 150 meters away); Casparus Commelin (about 150 meters away); Long-time Apothecary

Salomon Verbeeck Marker - wide view image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, March 15, 2019
2. Salomon Verbeeck Marker - wide view
(about 240 meters away); Bet van Beeren (about 240 meters away); Sint Olofskapel / Saint Olof's Chapel (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Anthoniespoort / St. Anthony's Gate (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Chet Baker (approx. 0.3 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Amsterdam.
 
More about this marker. The marker is to the left of the entrance to a cottage that abuts the west end of the Oude Kerk.
 
Also see . . .  Salomon Verbeeck (IAmsterdam). (Submitted on March 21, 2019.)
 
Categories. Arts, Letters, Music
 
More. Search the internet for Salomon Verbeeck.
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 21, 2019. This page originally submitted on March 21, 2019, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 74 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 21, 2019, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.
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