Tomas Serrien is a writer and musician, specialized in music philosophy. In 2015 he won the Geert Grote Pen, a prize awarded to the best Dutch master’s thesis in philosophy. His thesis was the inspiration for his debut book ‘Klank: een filosofie van de muzikale ervaring’, published in December 2017. ‘Klank’ received a lot of good reviews, was nominated for a reader’s prize and already is in its fourth print run.
With the establishment of the independent website Mirari he developed an online platform for free dialogue. Tomas Serrien regularly lectures on music and philosophy and he is a drummer in several bands. In addition, he sometimes works as a textnurse and ghost writer for music groups and publishers. Sporadically, he also writes music reviews.