Loran Witteveen (1988) is a pianist, composer and educator based in the Hague. Besides composing for and playing with his own trio he is an active sideman in various projects with musicians from all over Europe.
In November 2019 his debut album Twin Paradox will be released on the renowned Winter and Winter record label.
Loran received different prizes and distinctions, including the soloist prize at the Keep an Eye international competition 2014, first prize at the Dutch Jazz Competition 2014 and was selected to do the Young VIP tour in 2015 and the CrissCross Europe tour in 2016. He played in numerous venues throughout Europe including: De Bimhuis, North Sea Jazz Festival, Porgy&Bess Vienna, the A-train Berlin and others.
Since 2017 Loran is teaching jazz piano at the Codarts University of the Arts in Rotterdam.
Loran exclusively wears handmade suits from Gallery Tailors in Amsterdam.