Hans Haffmans, host of Live! At the Concertgebouw, has been active as a producer and presenter of classical music programs for Dutch and international radio broadcasters since 1991. He has hosted a wide variety of radio programs in both Dutch and English covering early music, contemporary repertoire, symphonic and chamber music and has also presented live opera productions from the opera house in Amesterdam. Over the years, Hans has also presented a variety of live programs from the Concertgebouw. His passion for the hall is evident in his delivery, and he brings informed, relevant, and personable introduction to each concert.