Iedje van Wees

Iedje van Wees, born in 1995, started playing the cello at the age of seven.

She finished her Bachelors degree with Mirel Iancovici in Maastricht, the Netherlands, and is currently studying for her Masters degree in Cologne, Germany, with Johannes Moser.

Iedje has played in Ensembles and youth symphony orchestras from a very young age, has been principal cellist in the National Youth Orchestra of the Netherlands, academist in the Antwerp Symphony Orchestra, Belgium, and is currently academist in the WDR sinfonieorchester in Cologne.

She attended Masterclasses with Ernst Reijseger, Marie Hallynck, Henri Demarquette, Gustav Rivinius and Istvan Varga among others. Iedje became an EUYO member in 2018.