Performing Artists


Kevin van Kampen

Kevin von Kampen is a Tampa, Fl-based percussionist who is active in solo, concerto, chamber, and large ensemble works. He is currently the percussion instructor at the University of South Florida. He holds a Bachelor of Music Education from the University of Nebraska – Lincoln, a Master of Music in percussion from the University of South Florida, and is completing his Doctor of Musical Arts in percussion from the University of Cincinnati College – Conservatory of Music.


Kevin appears on several compact discs: Places and Times (Baljinder Sekhon: Innova Recordings), Plot: Music for Unspecified Instrumentation and Plugged and Unplugged (The McCormick Percussion Group, Ravello Records), Patterns: Chamber Works (The Music of Ciro Scotto, Navona Records), and USF Wind Ensemble at Carnegie Hall (Mark Custom Recordings). Kevin is also active in commercial music, performing with touring artists such as “Weird Al” Yankovic, Michael Bolton, Irish Tenors, and Michael Amante, and with touring shows such as “In Dreams” – Roy Orbison Hologram Tour, Video Games Live, 4U: A Symphonic Celebration of Prince, Cirque Musica, and Rocktopia.