Philippe De Hovre


Much more interested in visual arts as a child, Philippe picked up the electric bass at age seventeen.

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About Philippe...

Philippe studied with Belgian bass masters Stéphane Deville and Benoît Vanderstraeten. Philippe moved to London after completing a degree in Human Resources Management in Belgium and took lessons with British and American bass heroes Laurence Cottle, Janek Gwizdala and Michael League.

He is now focusing on his career as a musician and is developing a growing reputation as a solid and versatile player, working and recording with members of Roxy Music, members of American fusion sensation Snarky Puppy and Blues/Folk emerging talent Peter Conway, amongst others.