Marcel Serierse (1962) graduated cum laude from the Roterdam Conservatory and continued his studies in New York with, among others, Steve Gadd and Mel Lewis. In these years he played with Rob Madna’s big band and the European yourh big band Eurojazz. During a European tour with this band Marcel was awarded the Wessel Ilcken Prijs, a major jazz award in the Netherlands.
As a studio and live drummer, Marcel Serierse is much in demand. He played with Chaka Kahn, Bob Brookmeyer, Toots Thielemans, Michel Petrucciani, Al Jarreau and many others. He has been working for many years with artists such as Laura Fygi, Ilja Reijngoud and the Rosenberg Trio. Additionally, he teaches at the Conservatorium van Amsterdam.