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Jesse Schilderink (1995) is a Rotterdam-based saxophonist and composer, mainly active in the scene of instrumental and improvised music. Being part of a large number of projects and bands, Jesse shows a rapidly growing presence in the Dutch musical landscape. His broad musical interest ensures an ever-evolving way of playing, writing and creating. Unafraid of experimentation and constantly trying to push his personal boundaries, Jesse is always on the move.


As a saxophonist he's touring with amongst others Alessandro Fongaro's Pietre, Teis Semey Quintet, Paradox Jazz Orchestra, Imaginarium, Coal Harbour, Dutch Jazz Collective, Dennis van Aarssen and Pierre Courbois 3GEN3. He is also founder and artistic leader of Rotterdam/Trondheim Collective, an ongoing collaboration between musicians from the Netherlands and Norway.


Since 2019, Jesse has been part of the Batavierhuis, a unique community house for Rotterdam musicians.

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