Kris Manning is a percussionist with over 30 years’ experience playing music. From rock and blues to classical and world, That Girl Drummer happily plays it all. Her background includes a Percussion Performance Degree from the University of Connecticut and Music Composition Studies from the Hartt School of Music. She has toured Russia with John Beck and 13 percussionists from the Percussive Arts Society. She has also studied marimba with Leigh Howard Stevens.
Kris specializes in hand drumming, drum set, orchestral percussion and mallet instruments. She currently gigs in Charleston, SC with various bands, the North Charleston POPS and co-owns, and teaches private lessons, at Black Tie Music Academy, www.blacktiemusicacademy.com.
?You can catch her live in the Charleston area every week.