Performing on Sankyo Flutes Since 2004
Sankyo 14k Gold Flute
“Buying my Sankyo flute was an emotional choice that proved to be one of my best career decisions. I tried this flute and immediately realized there were no good options other than buying it.”
Peter Verhoyen is principal piccolo for the Royal Flanders Philharmonic Orchestra (chief conductor Edo De Waart and principal conductor Philippe Herreweghe). He is a prize-winner in the Belfius Classics competiton and the Concours International UFAM in Paris. He was also a semi-finalist in the NFA Orlando Young Artists' Competition in 1995.
With his chamber music ensemble Arco Baleno, he realized fifteen cd projects as well as various radio recordings. Arco Baleno toured Germany, France, Slovenia, the USA and the Netherlands after winning the CHAIN-contest in Enschede (The Netherlands) and the Musical Youth Debut Prize for chamber music.
Peter currently teaches at the Royal Flemish Conservatory in Antwerp, where he developed a piccolo master program, and at his private flute studio in Bruges. He has given masterclasses and concerts in conservatories in Belgium, Europe and the United States.
In cooperation with Aldo Baerten and Robert Pot Peter organizes the International Flute Seminar Bruges.