Resume of Qualifications
Marcel Karreman has been active as a performer and teacher since he was a teenager. He played guitar in various orchestras and bands, amongst others the Kapel der Koninklijke Marine, Metropole Orkest (with Rogier van Otterloo and Henk Meutgeert) , the Big Band of the Russian National Circus, Anton Burger Band, Koos Mark-Dancing with the Stars-orkest, de Ramblers, etc.
He accompanied many artists, such as Karin Bloemen, Laura Fygi, Joke Bruijs, Lee Towers, André Hazes, Hind, Do, Trijntje Oosterhuis, Matt Dusk, Lucie Silvas, Linda Wagenmakers, Liesbeth List, Jamai,Esther Hart, Glennis Grace, Mark Dakriet, Ellen ten Damme, Anita Meyer, and more.
He played with appreciated musicians in studios, bands, and several radio and tv-programmes. Among them are Hans Eijkenaar, Lene te Voortwis, Michel van Schie, Theo de Jong, Toon Roos, Henk Alkema, Henk Sprenger, David Weiss, Ben Gerritsen, Harry Emmery, David de Marez Oyens, Peter Vlietstra, Martin Verdonk, Jeroen Brokkelkamp, Peter Berk, Adriana Romein, Jelle Schouten, Roger Happel, Ton op t Hof, and many others.
Degrees and Education:
Institution for Teachers Rotterdam (General History Teaching Diploma)
Rotterdam Conservatory (Guitar Teaching Diploma)
Utrecht Conservatory (Guitar Performers Diploma)
Present position at HKU:
Head of Jazz&Pop department
Project manager commercial aspect in the professional field
Other Qualifications and Membership of Professional Institutions:
Member Council of Recommendation of SJU Jazzpodium in Utrecht