Pianist, composer, arranger and band leader Martin Fondse is a well-known figure in the jazz and contemporary music scene. He won several prizes around the world.
Jan Willem Luyken
Jan Willem Luyken is the director of the North Sea Jazz Festival in Rotterdam.
Paul van der Feen
Saxophonist Paul van der Feen is regarded as one of the Netherland's outstanding jazz saxophonists and an original voice within the Dutch musical landscape. As a soloing member of the (Grammy Award-winning) Metropole Orchestra he played alongside some of the most prominent artists, including Herbie Hancock and John Scofield.
Bert Vuijsje has been writing about jazz since 1962. He is a columnist for Jazzism and editor for Jazz Bulletin. In addition to his journalistic work he co-produced albums such as Jazz at the Concertgebouw for the Dutch Jazz Archive.