In 1983, Kevin graduated from Musician’s Institute in Hollywood, Ca. While attending, Kevin studied with Bob Magnusson, Ray Brown, Jeff Berlin, Joe Diorio, and Carl Schroeder. In the fall of 1985 Kevin moved to San Diego, Ca. and within six months was playing with one of southern California’s best jazz ensembles, The Peter Sprague Group. Over the last 30 years, Kevin has recorded for Sony/BMG Music Entertainment, Sony Classical Records, Denon Records, CTI Records, MCA Records, Pangea Records, HBO Films, Electra Records, Sugar Hill Records, and Roustabout Records.
Recordings with: Sting, Joe Pass, Larry Carlton, Peter Erskine, Peter Sprague, Sean Watkins, Sara Watkins, Jerry Douglas, Stuart Duncan, Glenn Phillips, Duncan Moore, Nickel Creek, Mike Wofford, Leela and Ellie Grace, Nate Wood, Chad Smith, Michael Shapiro, Cliff Almond, Steve Kujala, Brandon Fields, Scott Henderson, Kiko Cibrian, Dave Para, Cathy Barton Para, Iian Rubin, Mike Hamilton, Bob Magnusson, Steve Wood, Daniel May, Mike Keneally, Tommy Aros, Bill Cantos, Marty Morisson, Kevyn Lettau, T. Lavitz, Greg Liesz, Warren Wiebe, Rob Whitlock, Ken Kehner, Brian Price, Wayne Johnson, Hank Easton, Salvatore Licitra, Marcello Alvarez, Sir Harry Bowens, John Opferkuch, Grant Geissman, Alan Pasqua, Jerry Douglas, Stuart Duncan, Hal Rugg, Sam Most, Allen Beeson, Karla Bonoff, Art Rodriguez, Todd Strait, Karl Denson, Steve Stevens, Jon Brion, The City Of Prague Philharmonic,The Roma Sinfonietta
Performances with: John Scofield, Bob James, Albert King, Little Milton Campbell, James Gadson, Peter Sprague, Duncan Moore, Smokey Robinson, Tom Brechtlein, Joe Diorio, Herbie Mann, Ernie Watts, Mark O’Connor, America, Nickel Creek, Mike Wofford, Kim Carnes, Joey Heredia, Miles Vandiver, Dick Oatts, Lou Marini, Allen Beeson, Steve Kujala, Mike Keneally,The San Diego Symphony, Marty Morrison, Bob Mann, Ken Kehner, Rob Whitlock, Mundell Lowe, Ingrid Jensen, Salvatore Licitra, Marcello Alvarez, Peter Cetera,Donny McCaslin, Steve Kujala, Michael Shapiro, Warren Wiebe, Dave Para, Cathy Barton Para, Jamie O’Neal, Eric Marienthal, The Roma Sinfonietta, The Springfield Symphony, Conrad Herwig