Johan Rooze, Netherlands/Republic of Korea

is a specialist in choral music and jazz singing. With his Vocal Group “Dekoor” from the university of Utrecht, he won many prizes in international festivals. His choir even won the first edition of the TV program “Idols” for choirs in his home country, which gave as result that his records hit the charts in the Netherlands. He is a guest conductor in National China Conservatory in Beijing and the Taiwan Music Centre in Taipei. He gives workshops in many countries and is since 2008 fulltime professor of Jazz in Keimyung University in Daegu, Republic of Korea.

Johan Rooze