Ivo Weijmans, born in 1965, earned his teaching and performer’s diplomas for percussion instruments at Arnhem College. He also studied Hafabra conducting in Arnhem. Ivo Weijmans occupies himself with composing and arranging for percussion ensemble, wind band, and symphonic orchestra. He also writes educational materials: etudes and recitals for solos and duets. Most of these educational materials are for percussion instruments. Currently, he works as a percussion teacher, as a coordinator at the Nordhorn music school (Germany), and as a director of several concert bands and percussion ensembles.