Von Baron Biography
Originally from Kansas City, USA, Von Baron moved with his family in 2016 from Honolulu, HI to Osaka, Japan. Von is a critically acclaimed drummer performing internationally with musicians that include Benny Golson, Stanley Jordan, Eddie Henderson, Don Ho, Ota san, Phillip Strange, Seiki Yukimoto, Minoru Satomura, Mitsuhiro Furuya, The Von Baron Band, The Future Jazz Quartet, The Honolulu Jazz Quartet, Tommy James and Stafford Hunter (Duke Ellington Orchestra), Geoffrey Keezer, Shelly Berg, Pete Christlieb, Ira Nepus, Henry Kapono, Jeff Peterson, Theresa Bright and Matt Catingub & The Honolulu Symphony Pops among others.
In addition to his drumming career, Von has produced four commercial albums Pangaea, Souljourner, The Answer and Can You Feel It many other compositions for TV, Film, Video Game and Radio productions throughout the world.
Von is also a prolific drum instructor having taught over 10,000 drum lessons. He recently moved his drum school online to DRUMMING4LIFE Where students enjoy Von’s warm and personable way of teaching through interactive video drum lessons.
Von is very happy to live in Kobe and is looking forward to many wonderful and rewarding years of performing in the Kansai music community and throughout Japan.
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