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Welcome to the Special Request Horns’ website. Here you can find up to date information about upcoming events, studio projects, new releases, news facts, our discography and all there is to know about this unique brass-section. Take a look around and feel free to contact us.

Jan, Louk & Guido

Since 2001 this Dutch based, highly acclaimed, one of a kind horn-section has been performing with, recording and writing for numerous national and international artists throughout Europe. Their distinguishing sound is used by many artists such as Racoon, Caro Emerald, Diana Ross, Candy Dulfer, Di-Rect, Lionel Richie and Marco Borsato, to name a few.

– “The on-the-money brass section…”. (London Evening Standard)

– “Superb horn-section”. (The Star)

– “Razor-sharp brass section”. (Bristol Culture)



Jelle Schouten

Our fourth Musketeer

Last monday we played the last show at ‘de Vrienden van Amstel Live’ with our fourth Musketeer, Jelle Schouten. Jelle has joined our horn-section on numerous occasions, when the music needed some extra juice. He is ... Read more


Coming to a Theatre near You…

Upcoming months we will be touring with Di-Rect, visiting some of the country nicest theatres. We’ll be playing old and new material rearranged by Tom Trapp. For this tour the band will also be joined by ... Read more


Here Comes The Summer

Here Comes The Summer

Summer’s here! We are going to play at some really great festivals this summer. The Di-Rect festival tour will take us to Pinkpop, Concert at Sea, Zwarte Cross and lots of other exciting places. Check our ... Read more

  • Upcoming events

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  • Albums

    • Vintage Future 'Alright'

      Vintage Future & Mell

      'Alright' is Vintage Future's latest single, featuring the lovely Mell and the Special Request Horns. It's a laid-back groovy soul-track,… Read more

    • Marco Borsato 'Thuis'

      Marco Borsato

      Marco Borsato latest studio-album is called 'Thuis'. We are very honored to be a part of this album, arranging and… Read more

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