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Born Vught, The Netherlands 11-03-1962


'81-'83 Conservatory (classical) in Utrecht, Netherlands

Conservatory (jazz) in Hilversum with Bart van Lier, Netherlands

John Clayton Bob Brookmeyer Mel Lewis Jerry van Rooyen


Workshops with John Clayton, Bill Holman, Frank Foster, Mel Lewis, Bob Brookmeyer, Jerry van Rooyen


'87-'90 Professor Conservatory Rotterdam, Netherlands
'88-'91 Professor Royal Conservatory The Hague, Netherlands
'93-'95 Teacher at school of music at Oss, Netherlands
'02- '- Guest-Teacher Conservatory for jazz-music in Amsterdam, Netherlands


1980 The U.K., with Eurojazz Big Band
1982 Canada, Malaysia, Singapore and Borneo

U.S.A. , Australia, U.S.S.R. , Hong Kong, Singapore, Philippines, Aruba, Dubai, South-Africa, New Zealand and all E.C.-country's with the Dutch Swing College Band.
1989 Soloist at the NordRing Festival held in Budapest, Hungary

Representative of The Netherlands in the European Broadcast Union Big Band under the leadership of Erich Kleinschuster in Austria
1991 Soloist at the European Radioweek held in Strassburg, France
1992 Soloist at The Classical Jazzfestival in Palm Springs U.S.A.
2000 "DOE MAAR" revival-tour
2001 Theatre-Tour "Mathilde Santing", Netherlands
2002 Capetown Jazzfestival, South Africa
2002 Japan with Satoru Oda

Current groups

Masters of Swing


Jazz Orchestra of the Concertgebouw, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Played with

Scott Hamilton Denis Leloup Ferdinand Povel Urbie Green
Scott Hamilton, Warren Vaché, Clark Terry, Peter Appleyard, Arnett Cobb, Ferdinand Povel, Ack van Rooyen, Denis Leloup, Toots Thielemans, Deborah Brown, Hans Dulfer, Denise Jannah, Urbie Green, Tom Baker, Peanuts Hucko, Philips Worldstars 2000, DOE MAAR 2000, Mathilde Santing, Mark Nightingale, Marc Godfroid, Oda Satoru, Bison Katayama, Eji Hanaoke, Andy Cooper & Euro Top 8, Bill Reichenbach, and many others.


1990 Export Award (with Dutch Swing College Band)
1994 Bird Award (with Dutch Swing College Band)

Dutch Swing College Band Peter Schilperoort

1995 Peter Schilperoort Award.
2000 Kobe Jazzfestival Award (Japan)

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