Bart Soeters is a bassist, composer and teacher at the Conservatory of Utrecht. As a recording artist and performing musician he has worked with Kaz Lux, Izaline Calister and Lori Lieberman. As a composer, he recently wrote for Festival Achter de Linie and Orgelpark Amsterdam. Bart completed his MA as a bass player and a composer in 2006 at the HKU and had by then already received multiple awards as a student, amongst which the Pim Jacobs Music Award. He studied with Theo de Jong and Marc van Vugt and in the US with Victor Wooten, Marcus Miller and Clare Fischer. As a child he was musically educated by his parents.