Marc Speetjens is trumpeter with the Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra and Netherlands Chamber Orchestra
During his training in Maastricht, Marc was appointed solo trumpeter of the National Youth Orchestra and two years later in the same position with the Schleswig Holstein Festival Orchester. With these orchestras Marc played under well-known conductors such as: Dennis Russel Davies, Herbert Blomstedt, Valery Gergiev and Dimitri Kitajenko.
During the study, Marc replaced with various Dutch orchestras such as: Brabant Orchestra, Limburg Symphony Orchestra, Gelders Orchestra, Radio Symphony Orchestra, Radio Philharmonic Orchestra, Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra and the Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra/Nederlands Kamer Orkest.
At the Philharmonic Orchestra/Nederlands Kamer Orkest Marc won the audition for trumpet in 2002. Since then, he has been a permanent member of this orchestra with the tasks of playing large symphonic repertoire in the Concertgebouw and accompanying opera productions at De Nederlandse Opera Amsterdam.