firstname.lastname@example.org Ruben van Rompaey is a Dutch drums & percussion master artist. As a solo artist he has become well known for his Eastern Expressions concept and has performed at a variety of international Jazz and World music festivals. He currently has released 6 solo albums. Ruben has won several awards, including Tama Drummer’s Award and Erasmus Jazz Award. In 2007 Ruben opened his Eastern Expressions© International School for Drums & Percussion, Holland. He is endorser of Turkish Cymbals since 2001.