Ad Colen was born on July 12th 1961 in Geleen, Holland. In his formative years he played a variety of instruments, concentrating on the guitar for several years, before discovering his everlasting love: the saxophone.
In 1990 he graduated from the Hilversum Conservatorium.
Ad produced four CD’s. The latest entitled ‘Free’.
On Thursday June 18 2009 Ad played in quartet at The Lindenberg in Nijmegen.
Ad Colen, tenor, soprano
Ge Bijvoet, piano
Wiro Mahieu (double bass)
Yonga Sum, drums