Teachers Classical Music

The members of our faculty are more than teachers. They’ll be your mentors, your collaborators, and your instant list of more than 500 industry contacts. They are experienced and talented professionals in their field—and bring a thorough knowledge of music to the classroom that comes from a rich professional background in the music industry. They also bring an energy that will inspire you to push your talents and thinking beyond what you thought were the limits. You’ll find yourself transferring their influences to your ensemble rehearsals, performances, recording sessions, and gigs.

Manager Classical Music
Irja Zeper

Violin
Andras Czifra
Goran Gribajcevic (only masterstudents)
Igor Gruppman
Vesna Gruppman
Olga Martinova
Natasja Morozova
Gordan Nikolic (only masterstudent)

Viola
Julia Dinerstein
Karin Dolman
Gijs Kramers

Cello
Jeroen den Herder
Herre-Jan Stegenga

Double bass
Peter Leerdam
Matthew Midgley

Flute
Juliette Hurel
Julie Moulin
Wim Steinmann (piccolo)

Oboe
Ralph van Daal
Maarten Dekkers

Clarinet
Nancy Braithwaite
Jan Jansen (clarinet and E-flat clarinet)
Julien Hervé

Bassoon
Pieter Nuytten

Horn
Martin van de Merwe
Jozé Aaftink

Trumpet
André Heuvelman
Ad van Zon

Trombone
Alexander Verbeek

Bass trombone
Brandt Attema

Tuba
Hendrik-Jan Renes

Harp
Saskia Kingma
Rosetty de Ruiter-Verwoerdt

Percussion
Murk Jiskoot
Chris Leenders
Hans Leenders
Vincent Houdijk
Ramon Lormans
René Spierings

Organ
Aart Bergwerff
Hayo Boerema (organ improvisation)
Hanna Rijken (church music)
Arie Hoek (church music)
Ben van Oosten
Bas de Vroome

Piano
Stéphane de May
Bart van de Roer

Voice
Frans Huijts
Henk Neven
David Prins (performance)
Marcel Reijans
Charlotte Riedijk

Languages coaches
Laetitia Jacobs
Cas Jönsthövel
Stefano Orlando

Choir direction
Wiecher Mandemaker

Orchestra direction
Hans Leenders

Wind band direction
Carlo Balemans

Composition
Hans Koolmees
Robin de Raaff
René Uijlenhoet
Peter-Jan Wagemans

Music theory
Frans de Berg
Rijnhard Bokelmann
Oscar van Dillen
Jan Jongbloed
Desirée Staverman (music history)
Willem Tanke
Marcel Zijlstra (music history, Gregorian chant)
Patrick van der Linden

Theory of Music
Patrick van Deurzen

Chamber music
Nancy Braithwaite
Eva Stegeman
Gijs Kramers
Bart van de Roer
Sander Sittig

Staff pianists
Reineke Broekhans
Maarten Hillenius
Alla Libo
Roderigo Robles de Medina
Annette Rogers
Sander Sittig
Hans Spruit

Artistic Research Coach
Nicole Jordan