About Thijs

10 april 1985

 

25 August 1990

 

4 september 1995

 

20 december 2000

 

15 August 2006

 

1 October 2007

 

16 June 2008

 

1 November 2008

 

5 September 2009

 

20 March 2011

 

1 Januari 2013

 

27 May 2013

 

20 October 2013

 

25 October 2014

 

21 October 2015

 

14 September 2017

 

Summer 2015

 

July 2018

 

Now

Born in Kortrijk, Belgium.
One sister and three brothers followed.

 

Kicking a football.

Soccer! Still love the game.

 

First drumlesson.

Thanks to Mr. Walter.

 

First real kiss!

Celebrated in a pitta-bar.

 

Arrival in Quetzaltenango, Guatemala.

 

 

Bye Bye University of Ghent.

Master in Social Sciences!

 

Hop! Other job!

 

Laure Speecke!

 

Time for a change! Off to live in Benin, West-Africa.
Crazy experiences!

 

 

Welcome to the world...

Lucie Vandewalle!

 

 

Discovered Orkesta Mendoza at Womex in Santiago De Compostela.

 

Welcome to the world...

Boris Vandewalle!

 

Welcome to the world...

Rosan Vandewalle!

 

Booked my first real European tour for the magnificent Orkesta Mendoza. Personal highlight: Ariano Folk Festival!

 

 

Co-programmed the beautiful Polé Polé festival, 10-day festival during the Gentse Feesten.

 

What's next?
...

10 april 1985

 

Born in Kortrijk, Belgium.
One sister and three brothers followed.

 

25 August 1990

 

Kicking a football.

Soccer! Still love the game.

 

4 september 1995

 

First drumlesson.

Thanks to Mr. Walter.

 

20 december 2000

 

First real kiss!

Celebrated in a pitta-bar.

 

15 August 2006

 

Arrival in Quetzaltenango, Guatemala.

 

1 October 2007

 

 

16 June 2008

 

Bye Bye University of Ghent.

Master in Social Sciences!

 

1 November 2008

 

Hop! Other job!

 

5 September 2009

 

Laure Speecke!

 

20 March 2011

 

Time for a change! Off to live in Benin, West-Africa.
Crazy experiences!

 

1 Januari 2013

 

 

27 May 2013

 

Welcome to the world...

Lucie Vandewalle!

 

20 October 2013

 

 

25 October 2014

 

Discovered Orkesta Mendoza at Womex  in Santiago De Compostela

 

Summer 2015

 

Booked my first real European tour for the magnificent Orkesta Mendoza, at that time still Sergio Mendoza Y La Orkesta. My personal highlight: Ariano Folk Festival!

 

14 September 2017

 

Welcome to the world Rosan Vandewalle!

 

July 2018

 

Co-programmed the beautiful Polé Polé festival, 10-day festival during the Gentse Feesten.

 

Now

 

What's next?
...