Sasha Witteveen

Double Bassist

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Sasha Witteveen

‘’Her decisiveness and determination is impressive, she knows exactly what she wants. Fearlessly, her fingers race across the fingerboard, taming her instrument.”

Jury of Dutch Classical Talent, 2022.

Sasha Witteveen is a versatile double bassist and has won first prize at many (inter)national competitions such as the International Youth Bass Competition in Lucca, the British Double Bass Competition, the Princess Christina Competition and the Viennese Bass Days Competition. In 2022/23, Sasha was a finalist in Dutch Classical Talent and performed her tour ”…Into the light” on fifteen major concert stages in the Netherlands.

Upcoming concerts

Event: Fabergé Festival
Beauforthuis, Austerlitz
Date – Time: Sunday 9th of June, 2024 – time t.b.a.
Program: t.b.a.
Musicians: Sasha Witteveen (double bass), Jorian van Nee (piano)

Location: Cancun, Mexico
Date – Time: 26th of June 2024 – 20:00
Program: De Falla, Rodrigo, Márquez, Stravinsky
Musicians: The Impossible Orchestra, Alondra de la Parra (conductor), Thibaut Garcia (guitar), Pacho Flores (trumpet)

Location: Cancun, Mexico
Date – Time: 27th of June 2024 – 18:00
Program: Mozart, Bruch, Brahms
Musicians: The Impossible Orchestra, Alondra de la Parra (conductor), Sara Ferrández (viola), Sacha Rattle (clarinet)

Latest news

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NRC: ‘Een contrabas is schor, wiebelig en emotioneel’

Lees hier het gehele artikel via de website van het NRC.  Vrijdag en zaterdag worden in Rotterdam de contrabas en de basgitaar in het zonnetje gezet. Sasha Witteveen (18), een van de grootste Nederlandse contrabastalenten, treedt er op. ‘Weet…

COE Academy EUYO Scholarship Programme

The European Union Youth Orchestra (EUYO) has announced the three members of the orchestra who were awarded the COE Academy EUYO Scholarship Programme; Paula Sanz Alasà (violin), Martino Moruzzi (clarinet) and Sasha Witteveen (double bass). The…

The EUYO expanded Summer 2020 Programme

The EUYO announces a significantly expanded Summer 2020 Programme The EUYO’s planned Summer Tour for 2020, including performances in Amsterdam, Berlin, Bolzano, Stresa, Moscow, the Orchestra’s Summer Home and Main Partner of Grafenegg…


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