South African-born Hanrich Claassen is a passionate cellist, conductor, and educator with an extensive background in performance and leadership across all levels of music making.
Above-mentioned professional endeavors have taken him to the USA, Brazil, China, Indonesia, Japan, Austria, Bulgaria, Italy, Portugal, Switzerland, Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, Namibia, and South Africa.
Other than that, he is passionate qualified PADI Advanced Open Water Scuba Diver, and loves
traveling and discovering new parts of the world. Mr. Claassen is fluent in English, Afrikaans as well as German and currently learning Dutch!
He teaches
Music for The International Baccalaureate Diploma Program at the International School of Amsterdam.