Tom Van Peer
carillonneur of the city of Lokeren and the church carillonneur of Our Lady Across the Dyle Church in Mechelen.
He also composes works for piano and carillon and has received several prizes for his compositions. He is regularly invited as a visiting carillonneur in Europe and the United States.
He studied the piano and carillon and obtained his laureate diploma from the Carillon School Jef Denyn in 1998. That same year, he also became the first laureate of the International Queen Fabiola Competition. He also received the SABAM prize for the best interpretation for a contemporary Belgian work. In 2002, Tom, who is blind, received the Belgian Prize for "Outstanding Young People" in the "Personal Development" category for his remarkable musical merit.