• Saxophonist
  • Composer
  • Arranger

As an experienced recording and performing artist with an international career, many pieces were written for van Zoelen. He is the tenor saxophonist of the renowned Raschèr Saxophone Quartet, and professor of Classical Saxophone at Fontys Conservatory Tilburg. Read full bio

Van Zoelen composed numerous works for a wide range of instruments. Significantly, his work Jihlava for symphonic wind orchestra is played regularly at memorials and concerts. View all compositions

As a member of the Raschèr Saxophone Quartet, van Zoelen frequently arranges music for this setting. He works closely together with composers, among which Arvo Pärt, to create masterful arrangements of their pieces. Furthermore, many of his works for symphonic wind band have been published and are performed regularly. View all arrangements

Photo: Felix Broede

Photo: Felix Broede