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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)



The Ladies of Soul '15

The Ladies of Soul

In February we performed with the Ladies of Soul. We played two sold out shows in the Ziggo Dome, Amsterdam. It was great to be able to perform with some of best Dutch entertainers such as ... Read more


Vrienden van Amstel '15

Vrienden van Amstel ’14

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 2014 line-up contains ... Read more


Kinderen Voor Kinderen Klaar Voor De Start

Kinderen Voor Kinderen Platinum Album

The Special Request Horns were recently rewarded with a platinum album for their contribution to the Kinderen voor Kinderen, ‘Klaar voor de Start’ record. All horn arrangements were written by Jan van Duikeren and recorded at ... 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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