Trying to get property of non-object [ On /var/www/virtual/jpop.com/public_html/generatrix/model/youtubeModel.php Line 63 ]
Undefined variable: cookie_headers [ On /var/www/virtual/jpop.com/public_html/generatrix/external/magpierss-0.72/extlib/Snoopy.class.inc Line 438 ]
Willem van Manen - JPop.com
Artist info
Willem van Manen

Willem van Manen

Willem van Manen


Willem van Manen ( Amsterdam , September 3 1940 ) is a Dutch composer. When he was seven Van Manen began taking piano lessons at John X . He also had trumpet . When he was fifteen he switched to the trombone and he studied with Henk van Bergen . He studied sociology . From 1968, Van Manen active as a trombonist in the jazz , the improvised music and contemporary classical music . He played in the orchestras and ensembles of Loevendie , Boy Edgar , Hans Dulfer , the Instant Composers Pool , Gunter Hampel , Willem Breuker and Leo Cuypers . Read more on Last.fm
Willem van Manen ( Amsterdam , September 3 1940 ) is a Dutch composer. When he was seven Van Manen began taking piano lessons at John X. He also had trumpet. When he was fifteen he switched to the trombone and he studied with Henk van Bergen. He studied sociology . From 1968, Van Manen active as a trombonist in the jazz , the improvised music and contemporary classical music.

He played in the orchestras and ensembles of Loevendie , Boy Edgar , Hans Dulfer , the Instant Composers Pool , Gunter Hampel , Willem Breuker and Leo Cuypers. He also established himself orchestras: Overtone ( Wessel Ilcken Price 1974), the Spring Band and Contraband (abandoned in 2005). He played in the orchestra Perseverance from its founding in 1972 until 1997. Furthermore, Van Manen plays as a freelance trombonist in the Netherlands and abroad. In the years 1980-1995 he was a professor trombone and music at the Sweelinck Conservatory in Amsterdam.

In addition, he held a number of managerial and organizational functions, to include the Bimhuis in Amsterdam, the Amsterdam Arts Council, the Fund for the Creative Arts and Culture Council . Since 2005 he has been editor jazz at the Concertzender . Since 1975, Van Manen is also active as a composer, in which he was largely self-taught. Read more on Last.fm. User-contributed text is available under the Creative Commons By-SA License; additional terms may apply..
Top Albums

show me more

showing 4 out of 9 albums
Shoutbox
No Comment for this Artist found
Leave a comment


Comments From Around The Web
No blog found
Flickr Images
No images
Related videos
No video found
Tweets
No blogs found