Vandoren - reeds, mouthpieces, ligatures and accessories for clarinet and saxophone



Je joue un S7 ébonite au soprano + anches #2,5 Vandoren + ligature OPTIMUM
Je joue un T7 large métal au ténor + anches ZZ
Je joue les anches #2,5 Vandoren + ligature OPTIMUM


Toine Thys is bold and reckless musician, a central figure for saxophone and bass clarinet in Europe, with a warm tone. He is active as a leader of his own projects, and a much demanded sideman through Belgium, France, Netherlands. He can be heard as well  in Western Africa, South-Korea and Canada.
Toine Thys leads the TOINE THYS TRIO with Arno Krijger (NL) on Hammond organ and drummer Karl Jannuska (CAN). Both records « The End of Certainty »and « GRIZZLY »  where awarded  « Révélation» in French JAZZMAN, « découverte » in Jazznews, « Must » on TSF Jazz). A third cd is expected for 2019 featuring international stars Sam Yahel (Joshua Redman, Bill Frisell, Norah Jones, Steely Dan) on Hammond, and Hervé Samb (Youssoun Dour, Lisa Simone, David Murray, Salif Keita) on guitar.
He leads alsoORLANDO, a project with drummer Antoine Pierre and french musicien Florent Nisse (bass) and Maxime Sanchez (piano), as well as new group OVERSEAS, together with egyptian oud player Ihab Radwan, Annemie Osborne (cello) and Simon Leleux (percussions). 
As a sideman, he is playing with formations Antoine Pierre’s URBEX, Afrikan Protokol (Burkina/Belgique), Bounce Trio (FR), Ed Verhoeff 4tet, Alain Pierre Special Unit (B), Ben Monder (USA), Andrew D’Angelo, with african griot Zouratié Kone (Burkina Faso), Laïla Amezian Fatma’s…
Together with trumpetist Laurent Blondiau he founded in 2013 a wind instrument school in Burkina Faso :« les Ventistes du Faso ».He is very involved with musicians rights (

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