Originally from Philadelphia, Kevin Ripley has been playing drums since the age of 10. He then later moved to Doylestown Pa, where he started his professional career as a gigging musician. Kevin attended the jazz program at Bucks County Community College where he studied jazz drums and piano for four years with Temple University faculty including Dan Monaghan and Tom Lawton. He also studied with many other awesome musicians at BCCC including Mark Pultorak and Jeff Bauemeister.
Currently, Kevin is living in Philadelphia professionally gigging and teaching. You can catch him with a variety of jazz, electronica, hip hop, and dance ensembles all over the Philadelphia and surrounding area's. In addition to the drums he also composes original music for his own collaborations. 7 pm.