Jerry van Rooyen

Jerry van Rooyen (born as Gerard van Rooijen in Rijswijk, 31 December 1928 – Goor, 14 September 2009) starts off as a trumpeter in various jazz and dance bands after WW II. As an arranger and composer he works both in the Netherlands and abroad, builds an international reputation as a band leader. He is also a charismatic teacher, who plays a major role in the development of the jazz department of Hilversum Conservatory and in jazz education in the Netherlands in general.

Live performances of Jerry van Rooyen’s works

Jerry van Rooyen on Spotify

Jerry van Rooyen on SoundCloud

Recently published works by Jerry van Rooyen

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