Rik Vercruysse

Category:muzikant, muziekleraar
Genre(s):Klassiek
Instrument(s):hoorn
Actual/previous member of:Belgian Brass, Quintessens

Biography

Studied at the Royal College of Music in Brussels with Prof. André Vandriessche. Obtained superior diploms both for chambermusic and horn with greatest distinction. Laureate of The Belgian Tenuto Contest for Young Musicians
Playing Experience - Soloist in the Belgian Military Band: "De Gidsen"
- Principal in the "Royal Flanders Filharmonic Orchestra"
- Co-principal in the Belgian Television and Radio Orchestra
- Principal in the Chamber Orchestra "I Fiamminghi"

- Member of the "Quintessens" woodwindquintet
- One of the founding members of the brass quintet "Belgian Brass Soloists"
- Principal horn of the woodwindensemble "I solisti del vento"

Teaching Experience: - Teached horn as assistant of Professor Luc Bergé at the Royal College of Music in Gent
- Teached from 87 untill 96 chambermusic at the same conservatory
- From 1997 on professor of horn at the royal Flemish Conservatory of Music in Antwerp

Selective discography

I solisti del Vento Beethoven - CraensI solisti del Vento Beethoven - Craens (2003)
20th century, romanticism, classicism
I Solisti del Vento, Jean-Claude Vanden Eynden, Joris Van den Hauwe, Roeland Hendrikx, Francis Pollet, Rik Vercruysse, Frank Hendrickx, Tobias Knobbloch (...)
Meesterlijk - KoperblazersMeesterlijk - Koperblazers (2003)
20th century, romanticism, Baroque
Jan Smets, Levente Kende, Rik Vercruysse, Geert Callaert, Alain De Rudder, Jozef De Beenhouwer, Ivo Hadermann, Geert De Vos (...)
Robert Herberigs - Anthology of Chamber MusicRobert Herberigs - Anthology of Chamber Music (1996)
20th century
Arco Baleno, Quintessens, Rik Vercruysse, Peter Verhoyen, Robert Herberigs

Selectieve discografie als medewerker

Harelbeekse ComponistenHarelbeekse Componisten (2011)
20th century
Quintessens, Erik Desimpelaere, Astria, Jan Decadt, Erik Desimpelaere, Elias Gistelinck, Roland Coryn
FrankensteinFrankenstein (2011)
Childrens music
Spectra Ensemble