Caro Mio Ben - Giuseppe Giordani, arr. Hugo Verweij
For Tenor Solo (voice) and brassband
Hugo Verweij was born 1963 in a little village in the south of the Netherlands.
Hugo studied euphonium and windband conducting at the Conservatory of Brabant, Tilburg, with Piet Joris, Jan van Ossenbruggen and Jan Cober. He started playing as a freelancer with professional bands and orchestra's, including the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, The Band of the Royal Marines, The Orchestra of the Dutch Airforce, The Brabants Symphony Orchestra, The Amsterdam Wind Orchestra and many others. Hugo was also euphoniumplayer for The Dutch Tuba Quartet for twelve years.
Nowadays Hugo is the conductor of two brassbands, teacher of brass instruments at Music School De Deltastreek and serves as a Cultural Consultant for the city region of Goeree-Overflakkee.