Tromp Floris



Floris Windey, born on 27 October 1987 in Ghent (Belgium). Floris began his musical studies at the early age of 11 with trumpeter Rudy Reunes at the “Academie voor Podiumkunsten” in Ghent (Belgium). Later in life he decided to first study Business Management at the “Mercator Hogeschool” in Ghent . After graduation he changed his mind, decided to pursue his dream and play the trumpet. He enrolled at the jazz department at the Conservatory of Rotterdam (Codarts). He graduated in june 2014 and was following main subject classes with Jarmo Hoogendijk, Wim Both, Ilja Reijngoud, Bart Van Lier and Ad Van Zon; he had also attended classes and workshops with Jan Van Duikeren, Rob Bruynen, Jörg Engels, Mathias Schriefl, John Ruocco, Johan Plomp, Klas Lindquist, Michel Herr, Amik Guerra and many more.Floris is much influenced by a wide range of trumpeters like Wynton Marsalis, Erick Truffaz, Miles Davis, Ryan Kisor, John Swana,… but also other musicians and bands: Maceo Parker, Trombone Shorty, The Next Collective, Youngblood Brassband,…By participating in many different projects and bands and now living in Rotterdam he has had the opportunity to perform at different festivals like: Uitmarkt Amsterdam (NL), North Sea Jazz Festival (NL), Eurosonic Noorderslag (NL), Amersfoort Jazz (NL), Breda Jazz Festival (NL), Sons Do Atlantico (ANG), Eccausines Spring Blues Festival (FR), Jazzenede (B), Gaume Jazz (B), Jazz In’t Park (B), Pole Pole (B), Reggae Ruigoord (NL), Reggae Geel (NL), Kokopelli Festival (NL), Dunya Festival (NL), Bay Car Blues Festival (FR),… He has worked alongside a various of artists like Shirma Rouse, Gerardo Rosales, Renee Neufville, Pete Philly, Preston Shannon, Sax Gordon,…Floris is also a fixed member of Marutyri, Re:Freshed Orchestra, La Fundacion, Black Tie Trio, Mr.Nice and El Quinto Sentido. He also works a lot with live DJs and as a freelance trumpeter in various other projects throughout Belgium and The Netherlands.Floris Windey is powered by SD Systems, providing him with the best horns mics around. For his trumpet a LCM77 is used and for his flugel Floris is using a LDM94. Please take a look at their website and their products!


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2018-02-23 20:30 - 01:00 Trompettist
Allround DJ
Marriott Hotel Amsterdam Amsterdam