CV – extensive

Yale University School of Music, New Haven, USAMaster of Music Degree (viola and chamber music)1993-1996
Gerrit Rietveld Academie, Bachelor of Arts & Design, Amsterdam, The Netherlands (Text&Textile)2016-2020
Utrechts Conservatorium1987-1992
Gymnasium Apeldoorn1980-1987
CD’s, Honors & awards in Music
Release of CD with the Lagos Quartet featuring work of Mauricio Kagel and Tristan Keuris2009
Release of CD with the Lagos Quartet for the MNFfeaturing Mozart KV 4282006
Recipient of a Fulbright Grant1993-1994
Recipient of a full tuition scholarship, Yale University School of Music1994-1996
Work Experience in Music
Private tutor for viola & chamber music and orchestral parts1994-current
Nederlands Philharmonisch Orkest/ NL Kamerorkest, full-time freelance viola-playerParticipation in most productions of Dutch National Opera, and 100+ concerts a year in the Concertgebouw Amsterdam1998-2018
Radio Symfonie Orkest, later Radio Kamerphilharmonie, Netherlands, freelance2005-2017
Residentie Orkest The Hague,Netherlands (freelance) 1997
Orquesta Filarmónica de Gran Canaria, Spain1996
Orquesta Ciudad de Granada, Spain1995
Eastern CT Symphony, USA1993-1994
Assistant Recording Engineer and Associate Producer Fred Plaut Recording Studios at Yale University School of MusicParticipating in 150+ recordings a year: recording all faculty concerts, students degree recitals and miking, leading, mapping and editing commercial sessions and concerts ranging from classical orchestral- and chamber music repertoire, jazz & klezmer. Featuring esteemed artists as, among others, the Tokyo String Quartet, the Cassatt Quartet, the Yale Cellos, Willie Ruff & Dwike Mitchell. Producing first releases of works of Ezra Laderman, Karel Husa, Martin Bresnick & Jacob Druckman, among many others. While on leave in Spain, remotely mapping recording sessions for various artists.1994-1998
Orquesta Filarmónica del Principado de Asturias, Spain1992-1993
Exhibitions & Awards in Art & Design
Graduation Exhibition at the Gerrit Rietveld AcademyAugust 2020
Finalist at the Sock Design Contest of the Dutch thrombosis Association2020
Participating at the Rietveld Uncut exhibition at the Amsterdam Stedelijk Museum2018
Co-curating and exhibiting at the Txt Exhibition at Paleisstraat Amsterdam, December 2016
Half-yearly group exhibitions at the Rietveld Academy Gym with the DOGtime Department2015-2017
Free-lance graphic designer2020-current
Organisational/Managerial/ Educational Experience
Chairman Parent Association Vossius Gymnasium Amsterdam2018-current
Board member Club van 101, Elementary School de Kleine Reus2017-2019
Concert organiser, tour operator, website administrator and player of chamber music concerts1987-2020
String coach Waterbury Youth Orchestras, ages 6-161993-1997
Teacher of viola at Yale University College1994-1997
Dutch, English, Spanish, GermanAdvanced
French, PortugueseIntermediate
Russian, TurkishBeginners