Welcome to the website of Martijn Schok



Martijn is organizer and Artistic Director of the annual Heineken International Boogie & Blues Festival Holland. During this event, the best Boogie Woogie and Blues pianists from around the world perform for over 1,000 visitors.

Performers of previous festivals are, amongst others, Bob Seeley (USA), Little Willie Littlefield (USA),
Axel Zwingenberger (D), Henry Butler (USA), Rob Rio (USA), Ernest Lane (USA), Mike Sanchez (UK), Big Jay McNeely (USA), Julian Phillips (UK), Don Washington (USA), Frank Muschalle (D), David Maxwell (USA), Ricky Nye (USA), Vince Weber (D), Jean-Pierre Bertrand (F), Jorg Hegemann (D), Jean-Paul Amouroux (F), Fabrice Eulry (F), Christian Rannenberg (D), Chris Conz (CH), Silvan Zingg (CH), Stefano Franco (It), Pia Beck (NL), Rob Agerbeek (NL), Jaap Dekker (NL), Eeco Rijken Rapp (NL), Thijmen Vonk (NL), Jeroen Sweers (NL), Jan Vayne (NL) and Martijn Schok (NL).

Besides top pianists, the festival offers a lot of great other musical acts such as (tap)dancing, dance shows and many musical surprises.

The organizing Foundation Boogie Promotions Holland has the statutory purpose to promote Boogie Woogie and Piano Blues in Holland. The foundation has been established in September 2003 by Martijn Schok, Chairman of the foundation.

For all the information about the Boogie Woogie Festival, please visit the festival website www.boogiefestival.nl.