Vincent van Warmerdam is widely known for his music for feature film, documentary and television.
He was awarded European Film Composer of the Year for The Northerners and won a Golden Calf for Kicks.
He scored the Palme D'Or nominated Borgman and the acclaimed documentary series Schuldig en Klassen.
Rojo, the Argentinian film noir, was nominated for the Silver Condor Best Music (ARG.) and winner of the Buma Awards (NL.) best original composition in Film. Vincent's latest contribution to the Oscar nominated Chilean documentary The Mole Agent won the Cinema Eye Honors Award (USA) for Outstanding Achievement in Original Music Score.
He was a founding member of the legendary rocktheatregroup Hauser Orkater and developed as a composer in the musical theatre of the Mexicaanse Hond with his brothers Alex and Marc. He created a serie of musical plays for Orkater.
He composed for, or worked with the Concertgebouw Orchestra, the Dutch Wind Ensemble, the Metropole Orchestra, Jules Buckley, The Ebony Band, Wolter Wierbos, David Kweksilber, De Kift, Tim Knol, Hennie Vrienten, My Baby, Awkward i, de Toneelmakerij, Het Nationale Toneel, Calefax, Capella Amsterdam Carel Kraayenhof, Barbara Hannigan, the Dutch Philharmonic Orchestra, the Prague Philharmonic Orchestra a.o. and was Edison nominated for the Moondogs popalbum Diamond in the Crowd. With Kees Prins (Jiskefet) he co-wrote the Ajax club anthem 'Mijn Club'.
He currently plays the guitar in the punk-country band Mr. Ferocious.
In 2016 made his debut as a novelist with 'De Plectrumfabriek'.
His second novel 'Boxgeur' was released in July 2020.