Marc van Roon

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Marc van Roon (born 1967 in The Hague) is a Dutch jazz pianist. He combines music performance with his work as a creative facilitator for leaders, groups and organizations in transformational change and learning processes applying the art of improvisation as the main source of inspiration. Van Roon began classical piano lessons at the age of ten. His interest in jazz and improvisation was sparked at a young age by his father, a professional jazz pianist. He studied music privately until the age of sixteen when he enrolled in the music program at the Royal Music Conservatory in The Hague. He graduated in 1991 and left for a post conservatorial study to New York City.