Jazz Ear training

Sam David Wamper


Sam David Wamper studied jazz piano with Frank Giebels and classical piano with Avi Schönfeld at the Conservatory of Maastricht, after which he continued his studies at the Conservatory of Rotterdam (Codarts) where he studied composition and music theory. 

Wamper was taught by the composers Peter-Jan Wagemans, Robin de Raaff, Klaas de Vries and the late Luc Brewaeys. He composed various commissions, amongst others a short piano concerto for the Residentie Orchestra and two set pieces for the International Orlando Competition in 2015 and 2017. Wamper’s compositions have been performed in the Concertgebouw Amsterdam, Bozar Bruxelles, various venues in Europe, Australia and China.