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Robert was born in Amersfoort, The Netherlands 1969.He started his drumming career in 1982 as a snare drummer with the Beatrix Juvenile Pipe Band and moved to the adult band 1,5 year later to play with them in Grade 3.

1988-1992 City of Amsterdam (Grade 2) under L/D Carel Ooms

1992-1997 L/D Beatrix Pipe Band  (Grade 3) with P/M Richard van der Horn

1999-2003 L/D Dronten & District (Grade 4) with P/M Robert Hoogenhout

2003-2005 L/D Antwerp & District (Grade 3A) with P/M Thomas Kerkhof

2013-2016 Robert played with Concord Pipe band under L/D Vincent Verweij

Robert participated at the World Solo Drumming Championships in 2015

Among his instructors are : Anton Hazelaar,Carel Ooms,Bert Boyd,Tom Brown, Mark Armstrong, Arthur Cook,Bobby Rea.

Most Influenced by : Boghall & Bathgate with Tom Brown and Royal Ulster Constabulary with Gary Corkin.

Robert is looking  forward to play with Dowco Triumph Street Pipe Band

Robert Meijerink