During and after graduation at the conservatory Erik developed as a serious jazz artist and set up his own artist driven stages in amsterdam (hutspot, langereis, thuis a/d Amstel) where he regularly invites some of the finest jazz performers.  

Erik worked with many (internationally) acclaimed jazz performers. these are Among others Bart Wirtz, Anton goudsmit, Morris KLiphuis, Thomas rolff, Caspar van wijk, jasper van damme, lorren rettich, sanne huijbregts, anne chris, joan terol amigo, wouter hakhoff, jonas pap.

He aims for his debut album SPRING 2020. This record will consist of his own compositions and arrangements and will feature mainly his trio with Daniel van Dalen on drums, Kasper Kalf on bass and Guests.



@Amstedam, Carré, september 2017                                                               @Arnhem, living room concert, October 2017