Thijs Swinkels


The passion for music has been a part of Thijs’ life since his early years. He was raised on a rich musical diet that included the likes of Simon & Garfunkel, Neil Diamond, Michael Bublé, and Guus Meeuwis, along with the timeless compositions of Bach and Beethoven that filled his home. At the tender age of 10, Thijs began his musical journey with piano lessons, initially mastering the classical works of Mozart and Schubert.

As he grew, so did his musical talents. Inspired by the legendary Elton John, Thijs began to explore singing while skillfully accompanying himself on the piano. His unique voice noted for its depth and richness, caught the attention of Ilse de Lange during a groundbreaking audition for The Voice Kids. Thijs’ participation in the show, despite having no prior performance experience, sparked awe and admiration among viewers and his family alike.

His journey continued beyond The Voice Kids, leading him to pursue a formal education in music. At the age of 15, Thijs embarked on a two-year preparatory course at the renowned ArtEZ Conservatory in Zwolle, followed by another two years at the prestigious Royal Conservatory in The Hague.

Thijs’ story is a testament to his unwavering dedication to music and his remarkable talent, which has captivated audiences and earned him a place among the most promising young musicians of his generation.

  • Price on request
  • 2 x 30 minutes
  • Jazz, Pop
  • 1 singer


    Completely free of obligation and free of charge