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Artist biography Sebastiaan de Krom
Dutch drummer Sebastiaan de Krom (Dordrecht, 1971) plays drums with jazz artists like Geoff Gascoyne and Jamie Cullum.
He started playing drums at age three. Sebastiaan de Krom received his frst lessons from his father, who played in a jazz band, followed by Gijsbert Zwart in Ede. Sebastiaan de Krom went to the Berkley School of Music, where he received lessons by John Ramsey, Joe Hunt, and Jon Hazilla among others. He took private lessons from Ralph Peterson as well, followed by a study at the Monk Institute New England Conservatory, where he studied with Fred Buddha, and with Charlie Parship in New York.
Sebastiaan de Krom has played with Guy Barker, Tommy Smith, Tim Garland's Big Band, Herbie Hancock, Gene Harris, Wynton Marsalis, John Scofield, Clark Terry, Phil Woods, Barry Harris, Dave Holland, Joe Lock, Ron Carter, Steve Watts and Hein van de Geijn among others.
Sebastiaan de Krom is currently residing in London, UK.