Hans studied conducting with Carlo Balemans and Hans Leenders in Rotterdam. Because of his knowledge of brass instruments he has proven to be an inspirational conductor for many wind ensembles. Hans often conducts orchestras and ensembles abroad where he teaches them about ensemble playing and musicality.
Hans mainly works with youth orchestras and ensembles. He has been a guest conductur with DeltaBrass (the Netherlands), the Youth & Conservatory Orchestra in Loja (Ecuador), Orquestra de Camera de la Colegio de Republica de Francia (Guayaquil, Ecuador), the Guayaquil Consort and the youth orchestra in the LatvianClassicalMusicFestival in Madona (Latvia). Hans takes team building as one of the most essential elements exercises of any ensemble, and often includes theatrical effects to make an extraordinary performance.