Hurvy Howard has been appointed as a brass instructor at  Music School Diemen since 1997.

He studied at the Hilversum Conservatory, majoring in HaFaBra conducting and minoring in choir conducting. He graduated his bachelor degree in 1993. Hurvy Howard has been involved for many years in the training/conducting of the Diemer Orchestra. He plays various brass instruments including the Trumpet, Trombone, Bass, and Tenor Tuba.

At the Diemer Harmonie, he plays the Bass Trombone.