English x-songs

X - Songs for the Unknown
also in English

Henk Harmsen (1958) wrote several songs for the liberal religious community
Het Venster in Veenendaal, The Netherlands. Original English lyrics were the inspiration for some of these songs. In this area you can find some English versions.
Henk studied computer linguistics at the University of Amsterdam (UvA). He wrote a PH.D. at the Vrije Universiteit in Amsterdam (VU) about automatic syntactical- and semantic text-parsing.
He was head of the IT department (1993-1995) interim manager (1996-1997) and operational director (2000- ) of various institutes of the Netherlands Royal Academy of Arts and Sciences (KNAW). In 1998 he went for two years to the UvA as a head of the library and operational manager at the Faculty of Science.
He is the primary 'booster' of various innovative IT-projects.
Henk is also a singer-songwriter and a 'self-made' expert on digital audio recording. From 200-2013 he was part-time reverend of
het Venster in Veenendaal.