Kevin Cox is a composer and musician in the Seattle area. Originally a drummer/percussionist with a strong classical as well as rock background, he is also a singer and keyboardist and prides himself on creating music that is affecting, emotive, and unique. His diverse musical influences – ranging from classical to electronica, folk to rock, world music to avant- garde, progressive music to musical theater – add breadth to his compositional and songwriting skills.
Kevin graduated from California State University with a degree in Music, specializing in Percussion Performance. He also studied piano and took courses in voice, composition, and orchestration, and later graduated from the Music for the Media film scoring program, studying with composer Charles Fernandez. Kevin performs in the Seattle area as a singer and percussionist.
Kevin's musical language is quite versatile, and includes everything from rich orchestral scores to ambient synth underscores, pop/rock songs, downtempo electronica, music derived from other cultures, and cool jazz pieces. He enjoys creating new syntheses and textures from otherwise disparate elements, and is excited about the sounds coming from the global music village. Kevin greatly enjoys writing inspirational music and is working on a CD of original music.