- Helen Metzelaar
(b Amsterdam, Aug 8, 1959). Dutch composer. She studied flute with Abbie de Quant at the Utrecht Conservatory, graduating in 1986, and composition with Joep Straesser (1983–8). In 1989 she won the composition prize from the Utrecht Conservatory. She has subsequently received a number of national and international awards. She currently teaches the flute at the Utrecht Conservatory. In ...