Barbara, currently based in Amsterdam, studied Latin piano at the University of the Arts ‘Codarts’ in Rotterdam. Since she graduated in 2009 she played with many latin groups in the Netherlands and Europe like Francisco Peña y La Banda, Gerardo Rosales, Leticia y su Rumbadama, FP Barrio Nuevo, Charanga 214, Ritmo Continuo, Quinteto Cerezo, ZuleMax, TaxiBongo, Trio Descargando, Tomi y su Timbalight, Latin Society and others. 


Since 2018 she plays regularly with Cuarteto Clave Jazz, a latin jazz group formed for the weekly tuesday night in Jazz Cafe Alto Amsterdam.