Experience and Expertise


2005 - 2013

AP School of Arts Belgium
(Conservatorium Antwerpen)

Bachelor Music Theory
Master Music Pedagogy

Master Conducting

Specific Teacher's Training (Specifieke lerarenopleiding)

"What the teacher is, is more important than what he teaches"
Teachers who really changed my life:

- Wim Henderickx (composition - analysis)

- Diederik Glorieux (composition - analysis)

- Dirk De Caluwé (wind band conducting)

- Steven Verhaert (baton technique and theory training)

- Alain Craens (music theory)


2011 - present

2011 - music engraver Beriato Music

2014 - music engraver Hal Leonard MGB
(labels: Beriato Music, deHaske, Hal Leonard, Mitropa, Scherzando)

2017 - own engraving Ypress

2019 - music engraver Hal Leonard Europe

several projects for Casco Phil, Brussels Philharmonic Orchestra, Wim Henderickx, Diederik Glorieux, VLAMO, 

Perfect music software control:
- Sibelius | Ultimate
- Dorico Pro 2

- Logic Pro X

Average music software control:

- Musescore 3

- Noteflight

- Finale 26


2004 - present

also committee member
jury member & expert

VLAMO West-Vlaanderen

2004 - 2010 | youth band The Young Ones (Tielt)

2006 - 2012 | Royal Choir and Orchestra Zanglust (Tielt)
assistant of principal conductor Bart Snauwaert

2008 - 2012 | youth band Stadsharmonie (Roeselare)

2007 - 2009 | Musiceerdagen Jeugd & Muziek (Antwerpen)

2010 - 2014 | KH Verenigde Vrienden (Hooglede)

2010 - 2013 | Concertharmonie Crescendo (Bissegem)

2014 - 2019 | VIVES Vibes Choir (Kortrijk)

2014 - 2015 | Play-in (Groot-Zwevegem)

2016 - present | KHC Kunst naar Vermogen (Moorsele)

2017 - present | WHO Concordia (Wevelgem)

Prizes | Competitions | Premieres | Masterclasses

2012 - 3rd place - nominated ensemble
Concertharmonie Crescendo (Provinciaal Muziekfestival West-Vlaanderen)

2017 - Life Long Learning Conductor's Course (Den Haag NL)
conducting masterclasses (Jan Cober & Alex Schillings)

2018 - 1st prize cum laude
KHC Kunst naar Vermogen Moorsele (Provinciaal Tornooi Avelgem)

2019 - 6th place First Category
KHC Kunst naar Vermogen Moorsele (Flicorno d'Oro Italy)


2005 - 2019

2005 | Pro Musica Tielt - improvisation, orff ensemble, composition

2009 | 2012-2014 | SAMW Menen - music culture, listening practice, practical keyboard harmonization, music theory

2010-2012 | SAMW Tielt - music culture, listening practice, music theory

2011-2019 | VIVES Tielt/Kortrijk - music lecturer at the education department (teacher's training primary and middle school)

2020-present | STAP Roeselare - orchestral conducting

2020-present | HAP! (Harelbeke) - arranging, composing, music theory


Hannes Vanlancker started his musical studies at JMA Pro Musica Tielt with Gilbert Hinnekint and Joris Bouckaert. 
Later on he studied piano and horn at the Academy for Music and Drama in Tielt. 
From 2003 till 2005, he participated in summer composition masterclasses with Wim Henderickx and Diederik Glorieux (Musica, Neerpelt).

Hannes got his Bachelor's degree music theory and his Master's degree music pedagogy at the Royal Conservatory of Antwerp. 
During these studies he also entered composition classes with Wim Henderickx and wind band conducting with Dirk De Caluwé, Steven Verhaert and Jan Hadermann. In 2013 he obtained also his Master's degree in wind band conducting.

Besides composing, Hannes has been a successful conductor at youth wind bands in Tielt and Roeselare, wind bands in Bissegem and Hooglede-Gits and assistant-conductor at the Royal Choir and Symphony Orchestra Zanglust in Tielt. 
Since 2016 he is the conductor of symphonic wind band Concordia Kunst naar Vermogen Moorsele
and in 2017 he became the conductor of the Wevelgem Wind Band Concordia. 
In 2017 he was selected to take part in the ‘Life Long Learning International Conducting Course’

at The Hague (NL) with coaches Jan Cober and Alex Schillings.

Hannes is also a member and assistant president of the advice board orchestra within VLAMO West-Flanders.

Professionally, Hannes was music professor in the practical area and in distance education at VIVES University College (2011 - 2019).

Since July 2019 he is a fulltime music engraver and mainly works freelance as music engraver at Hal Leonard Europe and for vzw Huniyagar.