Tjako van Schie

Dutch piano player and composer

Tjako van Schie (born 17 April 1961 in Coevorden) is a pianist and composer from the Netherlands. At the Amsterdam Conservatory he is a professor. Even in China, Van Schie played piano but he teaches in Holland and Portugal. Van Schie was educated in Zwolle by pianist Ben Smits and a student of New York pianist Jacob Lateiner. He lived for a long time in Overijssel but is living in Drenthe nowadays, both provinces of the Netherlands.

Tjako van Schie sitting at the piano