orchestral, soloist, teacher, conductor/musical director

Musician 2018-04-13T14:58:30+00:00

1st Solo Double Bass

1st Solo Double Bass in The Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra of Amsterdam since 2008.

Member of The John Wilson Orchestra

Former principal double bass of BBC National Orchestra of Wales.

Concerto soloist

Concerto soloist with Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, London Symphony Orchestra, BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Philharmonia Orchestra, Antwerp symphony orchestra, Concertgebouw Chamber Orchestra, Shanghai Philharmonic, Sinfonieorkest St. Gallan and many more.

The legendary Chinese composer Tan Dun wrote his Double Bass concerto “The Wolf “ for Dominic Seldis. –

Paganini –

Solo show

Solo show called ‘Stand up Bass’ with pianist James Pearson is a huge success and has performed recitals in many major festivals and venues around Europe.

To see future solo concerts please click HERE.

For further information please contact
Haiko Boonstra +31 (0)6 43 942464 –  


Professor of Double Bass at the Royal Academy of Music in London, and Double bass coach for YOA

Musical director/Conductor

Musical director/Conductor of many projects including the BankGiroLoterij nieuwjaarsconcert

Kerst Muziek Gala –

Klassiek op het Amstelveld –

Het Talent podium Orkest –

Conertgebouw Kamer Orkest

Ijsalon Bizet symphony