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HANS VAN WINGERDEN

TRUMPET PLAYER ARRANGER COMPOSER CULTURAL ENTREPRENEUR

TRUMPET PLAYER ARRANGER COMPOSER ENTREPRENEUR

ABOUT

Born in 1983, in the Netherlands.

Picked his first instrument at the age of 4.

Earned his bachelor’s degree in music in 2006, and his master’s degree in music in 2008 (Trumpet Jazz/Pop). Never stopped making music ever since.

Spends quite some time working as a session musician for various artists, both live on stage and in the studio.

Specializes in arranging for horn sections and large orchestras.

Steps out, in the Year 2022, with new projects, compositions, and collaborations.

hans van wingerden trumpet player arranger composer entrepreneur

Cultural
Entrepreneur

In addition to working for other artists, Hans consciously chooses to set up his own projects. He runs his own big band (The Convocation) and a publishing house for music theater performances. New projects will be launched in 2022 in which his own compositions will be released and new big band arrangements will be published.

Trumpet
Player

After graduation (Trumpet Jazz/Pop), Hans has been invited by a variety of artists and bands to participate in CD recordings and live performances, ranging from intimate concerts with a fifty-person audience to shows in sold-out stadiums. He is endorsed by Vincent Bach and plays Bach’s commercial trumpet LT 1901B.

Arranger/
Composer

In addition to his work as a trumpeter, Hans writes arrangements for horn sections, big bands, and large orchestras. These arrangements are being used for CD recordings and live performances. As a composer, Hans has written over a hundred songs for musical theaters and a dozen instrumental songs for several instrumentations. 

Home recording
Studio

In recent years, the demand for online horn recordings has increased enormously. That is why Hans has invested in a good acoustic space, beautiful (ribbon & condenser) mics, and high-end converters. The recordings are of excellent quality and are delivered within a few days, ranging from solo parts to complete horn sections.

LATEST NEWS... PROJECTS...

Desire Lines artwork EP

EP Desire Lines

The EP “Desire Lines” was released on Sept. 26, 2022. This is the first recording of the newly formed Hans van Wingerden Quartet. Musicians of the Hans van Wingerden Quartet: Hans van Wingerden – Compositions, Flugelhorn, Trumpet Jan Willem van Delft – Grand piano Allard Gosens – Guitars Judith Groen

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Hans van wingerden recording at wisseloord

RECORDING AT WISSELOORD 

Two weeks ago, Hans visited the infamous Wisseloord Studios in Hilversum for recording sessions with Folamour aka Bruno Boumendil. This French DJ and producer was an artist in residence for three weeks and invited Hans together with David (trumpet) and Jos (trombone) for several sessions for his new album. They

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Spotify wrapped 2021

726,7K STREAMS LAST YEAR

The compositions for Spotlight Musical Productions (Hans’ music theater publishing house) are also spread through various streaming platforms like Spotify. Every year, Spotify publishes the numbers, and last year, they had whopping 726,7K listeners. And YouTube even outnumbered that! Thousands of children performed the songs in front of their parents,

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Desire Lines artwork EP

EP Desire Lines

The EP “Desire Lines” was released on Sept. 26, 2022. This is the first recording of the newly formed Hans van Wingerden Quartet. Musicians of

READ MORE »
Spotify wrapped 2021

726,7K STREAMS LAST YEAR

The compositions for Spotlight Musical Productions (Hans’ music theater publishing house) are also spread through various streaming platforms like Spotify. Every year, Spotify publishes the

READ MORE »