Perquisite (Pieter Perquin)

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Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
Composer/producer Perquisite - real name Pieter Perquin - was born in Amsterdam in 1982 and started creating beats at age 14. Having played the cello since his early youth, he has always been involved with, and inspired by all kinds of music, ranging from Classical and 60's to Hip Hop and Jazz. In 2001 he released his first EP Outta Nowhere, a collection of jazzed up instrumental Hip Hop tracks that featured saxophonist Benjamin Herman. After two more EP's, he started working with Pete Philly in 2004 as the Hip Hop duo Pete Philly & Perquisite. Read more...