Peter Willems - So What's Next en


Peter Willems


Double bassist and vocalist Peter Willems was recently complimented by John Goldsby that he has “a talent for commanding people’s attention and sucking them into his performance”. He’s proud of it. Peter has played at North Sea Jazz (2019), Music Meeting (2019), So What’s Next (2020), among others, and he has won 2nd prize in the Princess Christina Jazz Competition. 5 months ago, he even won the Conservatory Talent Award 2022! His biggest musical role model is Chris Thile. Peter plays in a large number of bands. In particular those of Gustavo Andres Jaramillo, Michal Niedbala and Tizaan alphonso. In addition, with various duos such as those with Gary Lucas, Sabine Kühlich and Johan de Haan.

Peter Willems will be performing on the So What’s Next Festival Night – Saturday, October 29