Simon Vander Plaetse was born in 1999. He playes classical guitar since childhood. At the age of fifteen he gave his first solo concert and since then he won prizes in several youth competitions for guitar. As part of master classes with David Russell, Pablo Marquez, Alvaro Pierri and other well-known guitarists, he was able to gather new impulses for his guitar playing.
Simon Vander Plaetse currently lives in Basel (CH) where he studies guitar with Stephan Schmidt at the University of Music Basel.