Emiel H

Background Story

At young age discoverd music. Got into guitar lessons for 3 years after that played in a band for 4 years. Got of school and started working in the Horeca putting my musicalitys aside. After illness and staying home for a half year picked up muisc again. Later to move to a new country with my partner to start a new life. Got more into music as a curiosity still working in the horeca but on a diffrent level as first able to make more time for music. Started playing the piano Bound to be an ethernal student and jazzician for life. Now back home in the Netherlands







What is music to you? What does it give you?

its almost everything because i find it in the most little things

What is your music dream?

jamming with my idols

If you could change the world - what would you start with?

the world is as it is just live it

Which is the most memorable song from your childhood?

memory from the musical cats

Who are your favorite musical artists or bands?

jamie cullum, gregory porter, melody gardot, frank sinatra, duke ellington, nina simone and louis armstrong

What inspires you to make music?

music itself

What is the message you want to send with your music?

life is as it is

How do you feel when you perform in front of an audience?

verry good

How do you see the musicians’ reality nowadays? What could be improved?

in comparrison looking back to artists as duke ellington and eric clapton the music of today is simple and empty (like in 4 chords and noting more and a minimal band)

What do you think of Drooble?

good way to meet and talk to other musicians

What frustrates you most as a musician?


Do you support your local scene as a fan? How?

by showing up at gigs and jamming with the people

What qualities should a musician nowadays have in order to get their music heard by a larger audience?

should be able to adjust to a situation

Share some awesome artists that we’ve never heard of.

Melody Gardot