Kevin Sport

Biography

Kevin Sport is a multi-faceted drummer/percussionist whose diverse talents have facilitated a musical life ranging from New York club dates to Cairo concert halls.   He has performed almost every genre of popular and art music imaginable, from middle-eastern dub to indie rock in clubs all over NYC and beyond.  In 2011 he founded Limbs, a percussion duo, with Mark Katsaounis and they maintain a full calendar of performances and workshops.  He also works as an accompanist for modern dance classes, playing in New York City studios including The Ailey School, The Martha Graham School and at American Ballet Theatre.  In addition to his studio work, Kevin has released two CDs for a complete Martha Graham technique class, Hidden Language and Sacred Garment. 

Kevin earned his BM in percussion from James Madison University and has performed and studied gamelan in Bali and dumbek in Turkey, Egypt and Morocco.  The dumbek has since become a centerpiece of his work.