Ties Mellema

Saxophonist at Amsterdam's hotspot for musical discovery

Ties Mellema works as both as soloist and chamber musician. He is professor of saxophone at the Conservatory in Tilburg. In 2010, Ties received the Dutch Music Award from the Performing Arts Fund.

'In Splendor, the musicians and their public take matters into their own hands. It's the place where we as musicians can dedicate ourselves to a concert practice that comes straight from the heart.'