Drummer, Educator, Composer, Singer, Author

Originally from Kansas City, USA having attended Berklee College of Music, Von Baron moved with his family in 2016 from Honolulu, Hawaii to 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, The Honolulu Jazz Quartet, Tommy James and Stafford Hunter (Duke Ellington Orchestra), Geoffrey Keezer, Shelly Berg, Pete Christlieb, Ira Nepus, Henry Kapono, Grammy Award winning guitarist 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 PAGAEA, SOULJOURNER, THE ANSWER and CAN YOU FEEL IT as well as many other compositions for TV, Film, Video Game and Radio productions throughout the world.

A prolific drum instructor having taught well over 10,000 drum lessons, Von has his online JAZZ DRUM SCHOOL. There he helps drummers through a variety of courses to develop their Jazz drumming abilities.

He also has his YouTube drum lessons channel where students enjoy Von’s warm and personable way of teaching.

Von has also produced many practice tracks for drums to help drummers around the World improve their drum practice.

Von also writes an informative drumming blog here at VONBARONMUSIC.COM. In the blog he shares how to improve your drumming, create a successful business around playing the drums and tips for drummers to stay healthy.

Lastly, Von has written a book. It’s called GIFTED-6 STEPS TO LIVE A FULFILLING LIFE! It details Von’s journey to build a business solely around drumming and shares the steps for you to do the same. It’s available in both English and Japanese.

Von currently lives in the Kobe metropolitan area. He’s looking forward to many more wonderful and rewarding years of performing in the Kansai music community and throughout Japan.

For press kits, interview requests, drum lessons, performance and workshop booking please email: vonbaron@vonbaronmusic.com. Click here for private drum lesson information.

You can also stay in touch with Von Baron through social media below:

ドラマー、ボーカリスト、作曲家, ライター






2つのユニークなボーカルショー、「THE VON MAN SHOW! 」THE VONEA SHOW! 」では、公共やプライベートイベントで観客を楽しませている。

4枚のCD、「Pangaea」「Souljourner」「The Answer」「Can You Feel It」をリリースしており、世界中のテレビや映画、ビデオゲーム、ラジオで使用される曲も作曲。

最後に……本「才能 – 最高の人生を送るための強力な6ステップ」もリリース!





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