Evert van Tright was appointed first oboist of Het Brabants Orkest at age 19. Twelve years later he decided to concentrate on a solo career. In addition he was a conductor for a number of years. In both capacities he performed in many different continents. Besides performing well-known repertoire he specialised in unknown works that he discovered himself in libraries.
Evert van Tright died march 14, 2006.