Kevin Norton

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Renowned percussionist and composer Kevin Norton has performed and recorded with a wide array of musicians — from Anthony Braxton and Joëlle Léandre to Milt Hinton and Fred Frith. His compositions are featured on a number of recordings, both with his own as well as other ensembles. Click here for information on releases from Barking Hoop, a label dedicated to releasing new and original music.

 

"Norton's drumming is nothing short of remarkable. His command of phrase and nuance is impressive... He plays the way one would expect a composer to play the drums, treating the instrument as an orchestra in itself." Percussive Notes