Biography.

Evan Bogerd (1993) began organ lessons with Herman van Vliet in Amersfoort, the Netherlands. He continued his organ studies at the Royal Conservatory in The Hague with Jos van der Kooy which he finished summa cum laude. He also studied church music with Theo Goedhart at the same conservatory.

In 2015 and 2016, Bogerd performed the secular and chorale fantasies and fugues by Max Reger in the Westerkerk in Amsterdam. In 2016 and 2019, two recordings (Haarlem and Hasselt) were published which are highly regarded by the press.

Bogerd participated in masterclasses at the International Organ Academy Altenberg for Organ Improvisation with Wolfgang Seifen, Sophie Veronique Cauchefer-Choplin and Martin Baker. Over the years, he won prizes at several competitions in the Netherlands. 

Evan Bogerd is director of music at the Westerkerk in Amsterdam.