CV Johan Huys (president)
As a soloist on harpsichord and organ Johan Huys performed on different stages in Europe and worked with other musicians and ensembles such as René Jacobs, Barthold Kuijken, Hans-Martin Linde and Philippe Pierlot. He was head teacher harpsichord at the Royal Conservatory of Ghent, where he got appointed director in 1982.
He is a member of the jury since 1977 and president of the jury since 1981. Johan Huys is also music advisor of the International Competition Musica Antiqua, president of the Board of Directors of the Orpheus Institute and a member of the Advisory for Music from the Flemish Ministry of Culture.