Fie Schouten, bass clarinet
Fie Schouten studied clarinet and bassclarinet at the Conservatory of Amsterdam with Harry Sparnaay, Tom Sieuwerts, and Herman Braune. She has participated in masterclasses and had lessons with clarinettist Ernesto Molinari.
Next to the clarinet and the bassclarinet, she is playing the bassethorn and contrabassclarinet.
Fie Schouten teaches the bass clarinet at the Prins Claus Conservatory Groningen (NL).
Fie is member of trio To be Sung. Some of her past projects: Spielzeug with Marko Kassl and Koen Kaptijn; Kaida, Axyz Ensemble. She is a guestmusician in musikFabrik Colon, and she has played in Orkest de Volharding, Gamalan Ensemble Multifoon, Holland Symfonia, Ensemble Modern and Klangforum Wien. Cd's of Kaida, To be Sung, Spielzeug, Axyz Ensemble came out at Karnatic Lab Records.