Dennis Wijntjens



Hello, I am Dennis Wijntjens, since 1999 graduate violist privately viooldocent.

Dennis is married with Vera (for our pianist) and together they have two sons, Vadim (2011) en Boris (2012).

As performer I play regularly with Duo Spirito Crea (violin and piano) on several occasions (see photo albums).
I also play project moderate in orchestras and ensembles.

I o.a. played in the Cor en Co-orchestra o.l.v. de pianist Cor Bakker, o.a. with Lionel Richie, UB40, Al Jarreau
(TV recordings for the TROS). Below is my biography.

The very beginning:

Dennis L.J.B. Wijntjens was in 1976 born in Geleen, Netherlands and grew up in Maastricht.

Dennis got in 1984, his 8you are a year of life, his first violin lessons from Paul Aerts (Belgium) in Maastricht.

From 1989 to 1991 he was also privéles for violin and music theory, as preparation his conservatory study.


Dennis followed the HAVO training , 19891992 the former Urban Scholengemeenschap , Maastricht.

In 1991 He was on his 15th, given his talent and young age, welcome till the training with your Conservatory, Hogeschool Maastricht with a cello teacher Nilla Pierrou (Sweden).

In 1992 he was welcome till the HACO training (CHALLENGE) of the former Jeanne d’Arc College , Maastricht, on a HAVOConservatory training in association with the Maastricht.

In juni 1994 he won there high school diploma.

Vocational training:

In 1995 Dennis starts at first year training
Teaching Musician Violin, from classical, also in the Conservatorium Maastrichtwith a cello teacher Nilla Pierrou.

During his conservatory studies there was much musicianship at various ensemblesand orchestras, o.a. At the Limburgs Baroque Consort,
the Country Graafs Symphony Orchestra, Music Meuse and the Kerkraads Symphony Orchestra.

There were also a year during the summer holidays masterclasses followed, o.a. in Germany and Belgium for Nilla Pierrou, André Gertler,
Adam Korniszewsky and at Sherban Lupu (VS) in Poland.

In juli 1999 Dennis earned his teaching degree successfully Violin diploma.

Practical experience after graduation:

After his graduation Dennis has several years privélessen followed by several teachers Belgium and Germany. Also, there is musicianship at various ensembles and orchestras, o.a. in the aforementioned, diverse projektmatigeand at Arkansas Symphony Orchestra.

In 2000 was Dennis op television can be seen in the Color & Co Orchestra conducted. de pianist Cor Bakker. Here he accompanied o.a. Lionel Richie, UB40, AL Jarreau from the orchestra, a very nice experience.

In 2000 Dennis is soloist the violin concerto a minor in J.S. Bach with Music Meuse conducted.

From 2001 Dennis plays in Antwerp Accompaniment Orchestra, annually opera / operetta Associations WOK Weert, Sing Kerkrade and GOV Goes guides.

There is o.a. chamber music played, o.a. pianist puts Vera Melnichenko (are nowadays woman), mood music in adding luster celebrate and music by marriages and funerals.

Also, there are from 2004 regularly studio recordings made for the Belgian composer
Wim Hautekiet. In January 2008 this was a CD from: Wim Hautekiet – Renaissance in Fives.

Dennis has for several years as a violin teacher replace at various music in the Netherlands (limburg).

Dennis also began construct of a own practice, giving violin in Maastricht e.o. This he did with so many enthusiasm, motivation and fun, that the dream of its own professional teaching practice wax born!

In 2003 he is like sole proprietorship professional begun giving vioollessen,
mainly on location.

In augustus 2006 was purified by Vera and Dennis the current Dutch company
Wijntjens – Violin and Piano” established.

From the Netherlands to Belgium (and always return):

In 2002 properly Vera and Dennis moved to Belgium, town Riemst, not too far over the border of Maastricht. In these country area is made to your heart's content musicianship.

In 2003 are Vera and Dennis married, in Maastricht.

In 2004 was again moved, Now the municipality Lanaken near the village Kesselt, yet poet for Maastricht. Here we have lived with pleasure, but after a while we found out that living and working in different countries is not so convenient if you're a small business owner.

In 2011 we move back to the Netherlands and finally back to Maastricht (current address).
We are not now “grensgeval” more of the European Union, we work and live in one country,
what makes it a little easier.
Moreover, we are now centers, which we and our customers can reach us easily.

De band met Maastricht and Netherlands is therefore remained and will also always stay. “Treat echte Mestreechteneer” so.

Current activities:

In augustus 2006 was purified by Vera and Dennis the Dutch companyWijntjens – Piano lessons and violin lessons” established, with the purpose their appeal and passion, the giving violin- and pianolessen and the musicianship jointly expanding.

My current work include giving violin by all means, both our leslokatie, on location as online live video calls, and the musicianship o.a. in orchestras and ensembles, chamber music, mood music and studio recordings.

Further hears some there entrepreneurship, administration, bookkeeping and the webdesign for.

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