After initial viola studies at the Music School of Aalst he carried off first prize viola with E. Schiffer and first prize chamber music with F. Van de Vondel, also obtained a pedagogic certificate viola and violin and the Superior Diploma chamber music with A. Siwy. As a member of the Fétis String Quartet he followed masterclass with the Alban Berg Quartet in Cologne.
Bruno de Schaepdrijver performed at the Roundtop Chamber Music Festival in Austin (Texas) en was a guest teacher at the Association Régionale Anjou Musique (ARAM) in France.
He is a violin and viola teacher at the music schools of Gooik and Ninove.
As a viola player in " Symfonieorkest van Vlaanderen", deFilharmonie, the Orchestra of the Flemish Opera and the chamber orchestra Prima la Musica he toured in Italy, France, Germany, Spain, Japan and the U.S.A.