Edwin Huizinga

An accomplished violinist, a fiddler, a composer, and an improviser, Edwin Huizinga has a busy international schedule performing with the folk and baroque duo Fire & Grace and internationally-acclaimed early music, 12-piece baroque band ACRONYM.


His latest commissions include a world premiere at the Palace of Versailles, a North American premiere of his new Cantata, Angel Speaks, and a solo work for baroque violin, Inception. He has performed with orchestras and ensembles worldwide including Carmel Bach Festival, Amsterdam Conservatory Baroque Orchestra, and Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra. He also provides artistic direction for various events including annual Big Sur Fiddle Camp.


Huizinga has also also released several albums over recent years including Dark Watchers with Jonas Bonetta, a full-length album of composed ambient music for violin and piano; Partita Americana, fusing classical and bluegrass music; an album of Biber, with ACRONYM.


Huizinga, who has performed numerous times at SweetWater, and was a featured performer became SweetWater Artistic Director on October 1, 2019.