Dutch-born guitarist and composer Eugène den Hoed ( born 1946) received his first guitar lessons from Tjaard Olthuis at the Municipal School of Music in Bergen op Zoom, the Netherlands. He continued his studies at the Brabants Conservatorium with Jan Goudswaard and Baltazar Benitez. He graduated in 1975.
Eugène den Hoed has always been active as a guitarist in popular music as well in classical chamber music. He has been a guitar teacher at the same school where he got his first guitar lessons.
His works for guitar, in different styles and arrangements for guitar(s), are published since 2002