Tijmen van Tol was born in 1993 in Amsterdam. In 2009 he started taking composition lessons at the Conservatory of Amsterdam with Joël Bons, Wim Henderickx and Willem Jeths. In 2015, he successfully completed his bachelor's degree in composition and continued to study for the master's degree at this same conservatory. Tijmen has already written compositions for the Dutch Wind Ensemble, the Asko-Schönberg Ensemble, the Nieuw Ensemble, DeFundo men's choir, the Looptail Ensemble, the Orchestra of the Amsterdam Conservatory, the Score Collective, Il Fundamento Baroque Orchestra, the Sweelinck Baroque Orchestra, Liza Ferschtman & amp, Ralph van Raat, the Stolz Quartet and duo MOSHKA. His compositions have already been performed on prominent venues such as the Muziekgebouw aan 't IJ in Amsterdam, TivoliVredenburg in Utrecht and the Royal Concertgebouw in Amsterdam.