Wessex Artiste Ken Van Hoylandt is a Belgium-born musician and teacher, boasting a lifelong affiliation with brass; starting with the Trumpet at the tender age of 5, and progressing onto the Tuba from the age of 9.
Van Hoylandt currently teaches no less than 15 students in Kieldrecht and Willebroek, sharing his skills and knowledge of many a brass instrument, including:
- French Horn
In May 2016, Van Hoylandt was announced Soloist Champion of East Flanders, Flanders and Belgium on the Eb Tuba, and in the following September started conducting his first youth band, a project he considers to be “a lot of fun!”.
The future is bright for this undeniably passionate young Tubaist, who will be starting at Brussels Conservatory within the coming year.