Verbeek, Margriet


Margriet Verbeek was born in 1957 in Leiderdorp (The Netherlands)She studied classical guitar with Baltazar Benitez at the Brabant Academy for Music in Tilburg, and composition with the Dutch composer Jan van Dijk.

Besides teaching classical guitar and composition, she composed for mandolin orchestra, choir, brass ensemble, and many pieces for solo instruments, duets or trio's. In 2005 she won the first price at the Eight International Competition for Composers in Corfu-Greece with her 'Fleur' for solo guitar.

Since 2011 she joins the Gogyoshi Art Project International, a project for artists and composers around the Japanese poet Taro Aizu.