July 23rd, 2021: Calefax announces new clarinetist, Bart de Kater
The new clarinetist of Calefax is: Bart de Kater.
Bart is a versatile and communicative musician and an energetic multi-instrumentalist.
Bart appeared alongside the Quintet from earlier projects like Calefax’s anniversary album CalefaXL (2010) or concerts form their tour Amerika, America in 2009 with Speeltheater Holland. In the Dutch scene, Bart is well known and respected in many chamber music groups including the Netherlands Wind Ensemble. He is a teacher at the Royal Conservatoire in The Hague and the Conservatorium van Amsterdam.