Tobias Nijboer (1985) is a bass player, living in Amsterdam. After graduating from the Prins Claus Conservatory in 2008, he pursued his Masters degree at SUNY Purchase College, New York. To enable this, he received the prestigious ‘Huygens’ scholarship from the Dutch government to study in New York.
He studied with Jan Voogd, Joris Teepe (Groningen), Mario Rossy (Barcelona), Kermit Driscoll, Todd Coolman and Doug Weiss (New York).
Tobias has performed at the North Sea Jazz Festival (’04, ’05, ’08), jazzclubs throughout The Netherlands and Germany, Smalls Jazz Club and Birdland (NYC) and toured throughout Canada (o.a. Vancouver, Calgary, Edmonton, Victoria, Montreal, Quebec City, Toronto).