Steven Kroon has been a professional musician for more than 50 years. Born in Harlem, then raised in St. Albans Queens. Percussionist Steven Kroon is mostly noted for adding his percussion sounds to the great late vocalist Luther Van Dross from 1981 to 2001, as well as recording and touring with Ron Carter. He has also recorded and performed with much of the “Who’s Who” in the music business, such as Stanley Turrentine, Roberta Flack, Bette Midler, Aretha Franklin, Diana Krall, Tony Bennett & Lady Gaga, just to name a few. For the last 20 years he’s been working on his solo career, and his band has been performing at most major clubs and festivals throughout the states.
Adding to his credits, he has Six CD’s released in his name: “In My Path,” “Senor Kroon,” “El Mas Alla” (Beyond), “Without A Doubt” (Sin Duda), “On The #1”, and his latest “In Your Dreams,” all under his own record label “Kroonatune Records, LLC.”
My Sextet is a high-energy electrifying Latin Jazz Sextet. Our musicality consists of Jazz with the blend of Afro Cuban and Brazilian music.