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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)



De Vrienden Van Amstel Live! 2016

De Vrienden Van Amstel Live! 2016

This year the Special Request Horns will perform at the Vrienden van Amstel in Ahoy, Rotterdam. The biggest Amstel bar in the Netherlands will open its doors to the best Dutch artists. The 2016 line-up will ... Read more


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Golden Earring ‘Five Zero’

On the 12th of december we will return to the Ziggo Dome to celebrate the Golden Earring’s 50th anniversary. We will join this legendary Dutch rock-band and play some of their biggest hits such as Radar ... Read more




Racoon will finish their ‘All In Good Time’ tour in the Ziggo Dome, Amsterdam on the 28th of november. We will be joining the band for this grand finale and the try-outs in Kampen, Hamont Achel ... 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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