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TOON VANDEVORST

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Period

1970 - current

Genre

contemporary classical music

Biography Toon Vandevorst

Toon Vandevorst was born in 1970 in Helmond. Education He studied piano with Rian de Waal at the Royal Conservatory in The Hague and composition with Klaas de Vries at the Conservatory of Rotterdam. He has also studied singing since 1995 with Ronald Klekamp and he attended early music master classes with ...
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Biography Toon Vandevorst

1970

Toon Vandevorst was born in 1970 in Helmond.


Education

He studied piano with Rian de Waal at the Royal Conservatory in The Hague and composition with Klaas de Vries at the Conservatory of Rotterdam. He has also studied singing since 1995 with Ronald Klekamp and he attended early music master classes with Rossana Bertini, Kees Boeke, Jill Feldman and Christina Pluhar.


Activities

As a pianist, he played contemporary music and his own compositions. As a vocalist, he sang his own works and performed in numerous theatrical productions. Moreover, he has worked as a chorister with conductors Peter Dijkstra, Jos Leussink, Paul McCreesh, Daniel Reuss, Jos van Veldhoven, and others. From 2004 he lives and works in Oakland, California (USA).


Compositions

Vandevorst has written for music theatre but also chamber and vocal works with performances in Europe and elsewhere. In addition to these works he has written numerous popular songs.

In the discography you will find all recordings that have been released listed chronologically. We restrict ourselves to the title, the type of audio, year of publication or recording, label, list of guest musicians, plus any comments on the issue.

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