Rick Stotijn

Instruments: Double Bass | Strings

As a soloist and chamber musician Rick is a tireless promotor of his instrument and its possibilities.Rick studied at the Conservatory in Amsterdam with his father Peter Stotijn. His studies continued at the Hochschule, Freiburg. He won several first prizes including the Dutch Music Prize. Solo appearances include the Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Amsterdam Sinfonietta, Arnhem Philharmonic Orchestra, the Residentie Orkest The Hague, South Netherlands Symphony Orchestra, Toulon Opera Symphony Orchestra, Musica Vitae Sweden and Joensuu Symphony Orchestra. Rick was principal double bass in the Rundfunk Sinfonie Orchester Berlin and Amsterdam Sinfonietta and is currently principal in the Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra and Mahler Chamber Orchestra. Rick plays regularly in the London Symphony Orchestra, Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra and Orchestra Mozart. He is a member of the Chamber Orchestra of Europe. Rick is Professor Double Bass at the Robert Schumann Hochschule Düsseldorf.


The event listing below includes all the concerts the artists were scheduled to appear in, including cancelled and virtual events. Note that virtual events are not numbered.

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Arts Council - funding music
Crespo Foundation
Fáilte Ireland
Wild Atlantic Way
Cork County Council
Pure Cork
RTE Lyric FM
Creative Places West Cork Islands
Irish Examiner
Maritime Hotel
IMRO - Irish Music Rights Organisation