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Iris van den Bos

Iris (1995) is born in Honselersdijk, the Netherlands.

She is currently doing her Masters at the Royal Birmingham Conservatoire in the UK with Adrian Spillet, Matthew Hardy, Andrew Herbert and Grahame King.

She grew up in a musical family and started playing percussion at the age of 7. She did her Bachelors at the Royal Conservatoire of The Hague and during her Bachelors she did an Erasmus Exchange at the Royal College of Music in London. A hightlight during this exchange was giving a concert under the baton of Bernard Haitink.

From 2014 till 2017 Iris played all Summer and Winter tours with the Nationaal Jeugd Orkest (National Youth Orchestra of the Netherlands).

She is doing the NEXT Academy with the Birmingham Contemporary Music Group (BCMG) where she has the possibility to play new pieces, work with composers and start an ensemble.

Iris joined EUYO in 2018 for the Spring & Summer Tour.