Cyril Directie (drums)
Cyril Directie has played with about every supergroup and famous artist in the Netherlands, both in pop and in jazz. Besides he teaches at the Conservatorium of Amsterdam and does many studiowork and workshops. Cyril Directie started drumming at the age of 12 and graduated in 1996. He then already regularly performed with various bands and played at sessions. Right after finishing the Conservatorium he immeditately did some big (theatre) tours with top of the bill artists such as Ruth Jacott, Saskia Laroo and Trijntje Oosterhuis. He also performed with several DJ's. Since 2002 he plays with a.o. Candy Dulfer, Hans Dulfer, Benjamin Herman, and has his own band, Liquid Spirits.