Former Students

Aldo Baerten's former students are working as:

Wouter Vanden Eynde: Solo flute Brussels Philharmonic/Flämisches Rundfunksinfonieorchester (since 1999)

Esther Ursem: 2nd Flute Casco Philharmonic, Substitute Brussels Philharmonic etc.

Lieve Goossens: EUYO (2000-2003), Solo Piccolo Radio Filh Orkest Hilversum, Piccolo Flute Saarl. Staatsorchester, Asisstant for flute at Musikhochschule Antwerpen, Solo flute Orchestre Philharmonique de Liege (since 2005)

Valerie Debaele: Solo flute Danish Radio (since 2005), Solo flute Flemish Symphony Orchestra (since 2006), Solo flute Orchestre Philharmonique de Liege (since 2006), Emanon Ensemble, Professor at Musikhochschule Tilburg

Liesbet Driegelinck: Intern SWR Stuttgart and Royal Flemish Phiharmonic, 2nd flute Orchestre Philharmonique de Liege (since 2008)

Gudrun Bourel: Schleswig Holstein Fest Orchester, Piccolo and Deputy Solo flute Het Gelders Orkest, Professor at Musikhochschule Zwolle, Piccolo lecturer at Musikhochschule Utrecht, 1st flute Limburgs Orkest (2011-2014)

Katrien Lissens: Intern Duisburger Theater, 2nd flute Rheinische Philharmonie, 2nd Place Kuhlau Wettbewerb 2007, Intern Nordwestdeutsche Philharmonie, 2nd flute Staatstheater Kassel

Katelijne Franssens: 2nd flute le Concert Olympique (since 2011)

Karel Deseure: Assistant Conductor RadioFilharmonisch Orkest Hilversum Holland, Assistant Reinbert de Leeuw, Conductor of the year Holland 2018

Blaz Snoj: Deputy Solo flute and Piccolo Solo The Netherlands Camerata, IFSB Assistant, Solo flute Casco Phil, Substitute Flute and Piccolo Royal Flemish Philharmonic, Finalist and Special Prize Netherlands International Flute Competition, 1st Prize at Storioni Chamber Music Festival Competition

Barbara Strijbos: Solo flute Militär Kapel Mariniers Holland

Jessica Crutzen: 2nd flute Piccolo Orchestra de Extramadura Espana, 1st Place Concorso Conservatorio di Milano, 1st Place Benelux Competition, earlier: Solo flute Orchester Porto

Inge Smedts: Solo flute Royal Army Band de Gidsen Brüssel

Philippe Bogaerts: Further studies Soloist diploma at Musikhochschule Weimar, 2nd flute Heidelberg

Felicia Van den End: Soloist, Intern Opernhaus Zürich

Anke Lauwers: Freelance flute & Piccolo, 1st Place NFA Piccolo Competition, Assistant for Piccolo Musikhochschule Antwerpen

Suoyun Kim: currently Principal Flutist in Sowol Art Symphony Orchestra, Standing Director of Korea Flute Association, Teacher at Chugye University for the Arts in Seoul and Halla University in Jeju.

Marek Szymanski: Flute and Piccolo Wroclaw Opera Orchestra Poland (2015), Prinicpal Flute (since 2017), Professor Wroclaw Academy of Music

Enrique Manzano Mendez: Orquesta Filarmónica del Desierto (Mexico)

Marjolein Desmet: 3rd flute and Piccolo Orquesta Filharmonico Del Desierto (Mexico)

Eirik Hoel Sandvik: flute player in Arctic Sinfonietta and Ensemble Bacchus (Tromsø/Oslo).

Aleksandra Pechytiak: 2nd prize at the Terras de la Salette Wind Competition in Portugal, studies at Musikhochschule Mannheim, Postgrad studies, with Prof. Tabalione at Mozarteum Salzburg

Hazar Birkan: finished Bachelor and graduated from Berlin Musikhochschule Hans Eissler with 1,0 (highest mark), intern Nürnberg Philharmoniker (since 2018)