Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation
The Music of the Netherlands AntillesWhy Eleven Antilleans Knelt before Chopin's Heart$
Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content.

Jan Brokken

Print publication date: 2015

Print ISBN-13: 9781628461855

Published to University Press of Mississippi: January 2016

DOI: 10.14325/mississippi/9781628461855.001.0001

Show Summary Details
Page of
date: 18 March 2018



(p.137) 24 Spy
The Music of the Netherlands Antilles

Jan Brokken

University Press of Mississippi

This chapter begins with a discussion of how many Curacoan composers had wrote works in exile. It goes on to deal with a brief discussion of social and historical circumstances of Curacao changing from an agrarian to industrial society with the coming of the Shell oil refinery up to the social unrest of the nineteen sixties culminating in the riots of May30, 1969 in Willemstad. It also portrays the intelligence officer activities of composer Wim Statius Muller.

Keywords:   Intelligence officer, BVD (Dutch Internal Intelligence Agency) NATO, riots, Shell Oil

University Press of Mississippi requires a subscription or purchase to access the full text of books within the service. Public users can however freely search the site and view the abstracts and keywords for each book and chapter.

Please, subscribe or login to access full text content.

If you think you should have access to this title, please contact your librarian.

To troubleshoot, please check our FAQs , and if you can't find the answer there, please contact us.