Born in Sint-Lievens-Houtem in the Flemish part of Belgium Ward Dhoore (1993) grows up in a family where making music was encouraged and acoustic music was never far away.

As a skilled musician, mastering mainly string instruments he has been active in the acoustic music scene for many years.

From 2010 till 2021, Ward has been touring all over Europe, the UK, the US, and Canada with his two brothers Koen & Hartwin Dhoore with the band Trio Dhoore. In February 2020 the trio won a ‘Flanders Folk Award’ for ‘Best Album’ with their album ‘August’.

As a young chap he got picked up by acknowledged string masters Maarten Decombel & Jeroen Geerinck to join Snaarmaarwaar. A flemish string band playing powerful instrumental music. (

Furthermore, Ward is also the co-founder of the record label Trad Records which became a safe harbor for some of Belgium's most appreciated artists in acoustic roots music.


Meine vergangenen Kurse:


02.01. - 05.01.

Kurs-Nr. 24-10011

24. Fürstenecker Bordunale

Bordun Folk Tage für Bordun- und andere Instrumente