Welcome to

Key Element Music

Production | Composition | Recording

what we do

Key Element Music is an Amsterdam based music production company founded by jazzpianist and songwriter Daan Herweg. We are housed in our own Key Element Music Studio. We have a big local and international network of producers, musicians, composers and mixing engineers making it possible to work fast, outside the box and creatively in many directions.

We do songwriting, composition, music production, music for media, and recording. For each project the best custom team is formed.


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Caro Emerald

Pianist / Co Writer

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Esther Von Haze

Co-Writer debut album

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Scarlet Mae

Co-Writer debut Album

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De Opposites


Pomp 't Op

Lange Frans, Baas B


Moppie / Zinloos

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Finn Silver

Pianist / Co-Writer

Crossing The Rubicon (Album)

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Anne Chris

Co-Writer And Producer

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Henk Kraaijeveld

Co-Writer / Pianist / Co-Producer

Passengers (Album)

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Caro Emerald


Dr. Wannadoo, The Maestro, Grandmono Records

Playlist of all Daan Herweg’s co-writes

Music for Media

Trailer for theatreproduction Palm Springs:

production for De La Mar Theater

Commercial Nova College:

production for Cinestry films

Commercial: Dutch Lottery:

co write for Audentity

Trailer for theatreproduction Blind Date:

production for De La Mar Theater

Commercial: CitizenM Hotels:

co write for Audentity

Music production two tracks for Vansonic

Commercial Douwe Egberts: 

co write for Audentity

Documentary Leve De Vrijwilliger by Michiel van Erp:

Co write with Freshbeat studio

Movie Bram Fischer:

Synched track by the missing sync

Recording Studio

We have a sweet studio operated by Ralph Verdult for rent to
professionally record your projects. The studio is also perfect for
writing camps, creative sessions, songwriting sessions. check here for
more details regarding the Key Element Music Studio.

The Team


Ralph Verdult

Audio Engineer

Ralph Verdult is a recording and mixing engineer who mans the control
room from the beginning of the studio in 2011. When he's not behind his
lovely console recording or mixing he's on the road mixing bands all
over the world.


Daan herweg

Producer | Composer | Songwriter

Daan is a jazzpianist from Amsterdam who played all over the world. Daan is also active as music producer and songwriter. He founded Key Element Music Production in 2011


Tom Lieftinck


Tom Lieftinck is an up and coming music producer, mixing engineer and
mastering engineer with over 5 years of experience. Being educated on a
wide range of musical genres, his expertise lies in creating Hip Hop
instrumentals and other closely related genres.


For information, don’t hesitate to call or email.

+31 (0) 6 5539 2947


Nieuwpoortkade 2A

1055 RX Amsterdam

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