Ron Powell is a skilled percussionist, accomplished musician and exciting performer who has toured the world since 1978 and has worked with over a hundred great artists, the most notable being, Madonna, Kenny G., Diana Ross, Sergio Mendes and Brian Hughes.
Through his experience with Sergio, Ron learned the intricacies of Brazilian percussion and he is also considered a top Afro-Latin percussionist. This is apparent by the diverse artist he has worked with that includes: Tania Maria, Oscar Castro-Neves, Gilberto Gil, Ivan Lins, Djavan, Samba School Villa Isabelle, Santana, El Chicano, Miami Sound Machine, Earth Wind & Fire, Black Eyed Peas, Rascal Flatts as well as his own band, L.A. Samba and countless others. As an educator Ron wrote the instructional book “Conga Drums”.
Ron's versatility and showmanship have made him one of the most sought after percussionists in the world and we are proud that he has been an LP since the beginning of his magnificent career.
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