Conductor: Annemiek van der Ven
Accompanist: Jacobus den Herder
Jacobus den Herder (Zutphen, 1985) studied at the conservatories of Zwolle and Amsterdam and concluded his study with David Kuyken and Willem Brons in 2011. In September 2016 he became the accompanist of the VU-choir!
Jacobus won the Prinses Christine Concours in Enschede, where he also received the Donemus price for his interpretation of contemporary music. In the same competition he also won prizes as an accompanist to several other instrumentalists.
In 2013, Jacobus collaborated with the well-known Dutch fashion designer Jan Taminiau. During the presentation of the summer collection by Taminiau in Paris and Amsterdam, he played compositions by Mozart and Satie.