"Music is a higher revelation than all wisdom and philosophy."

Ludwig van Beethoven


The orchestra is conducted by Pieter van den Dolder. Pieter van den Dolder started his musical career in 1978, after completing the conservatory in Hilversum. He worked with various radio and television orchestras.

He has also worked with the Glenn Miller Memorial Orchestra, The Dutch Jazz Orchestra, Midland Big Band, The Netherlands Concert Jazzband and the Skymasters. In addition,

Pieter has made recordings and concerts with Peter Herbolzheimer, Patricia Paay, Lee Towers, Anita Meijer, René Froger, Shirley Bassey, Billy Preston, Ernst Daniël Smit, Marco Bakker and many others. In addition to performing musician,

Pieter van den Dolder is responsible for the management and arranging of the Laundry Big Band, the Vegas Strings, the choir Fun4All, accompaniment and advice for various concert and fanfare bands, big bands and ensembles.