Walter van Hauwe

Walter van Hauwe is a world famous recorder player (both as soloist and as ensemble-player), who also has besides his love for the traditional recorder repertoire, a great affinity for the contemporary repertoire. He stimulated many composers, among which great names as Isang Yun and Franco Donatoni, to write for his instrument. He made recordings for record labels as Telefunken, Vanguard, Columbia-Denon, RCA, CBS, Attacca and Channel Classics/Moeck. He teaches since 1972 at the Sweelinck Conservatory in Amsterdam. He wrote the book The Modern Recorder Player which is published by Schott.