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Saxophone Masterclass with Henk van Twillert

Henk van Twillert
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Friday, March 01, 2019
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5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Dutch saxophonist Henk van Twillert studied at the Sweelinck Conservatory Amsterdam with Ed Bogaard, where he completed his studies for the Superior Soloist diploma, passed "with distinction." In 1979, he co-founded the renowned Amsterdam Saxophone Quartet. Since 1993, Henk van Twillert has recorded numerous CDs and performed as a soloist with the Amsterdam Soloist Quintet. After 25 years as a tutor teacher at the Amsterdam Conservatory, he become a tutor teacher of Saxophone at ESMAE - the Superior School of Music and Performing Arts in Porto, Portugal, where he formed several saxophone ensembles amongst others Portuguese Saxophone Orchestra and Vento do Norte. Henk van Twillert also worked regularly with the saxophone class of El Sistema - National Network of Youth and Children's Orchestras of Venezuela. Van Twillert always combines love for music and teaching by giving workshops, master classes and concerts around the world. This masterclass is free and open to the public.

Contact: Elizabeth Thompson