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Ludwig Drums Unveils World-Class Drummer Jas Kayser as New Artist

Ludwig Drums Unveils World-Class Drummer Jas Kayser as New Artist

Ludwig Drums proudly announces a thrilling addition to its family: the incomparable Jas Kayser! Recognised globally for her eclectic adventures in sound taking her from Panama, Boston and now London’s exciting scene, Jas brings a unique flair and unparalleled expertise to the world of drumming.

Sought after by great musicians from a myriad of musical worlds she is quite simply the musician’s musician. Her peers at the forefront of jazz music – a fierce proving ground – see her featured as both a lead and guest artist on radio, television and at music festivals across the globe.

Touring globally with the bright stars of today she now leads her own band “Jas and the Chums”, in addition to her most recent collaboration with industry icon Lenny Kravitz. In 2024 Jaz was nominated for The Composers Award, and was also nominated for MOBO Best Jazz Act in 2022, having won both Jazz FM Breakthrough Act and Parliamentary Jazz New Comer in 2021.

Her well-crafted and explosive debut EP, ‘Unforced Rhythm of Grace’, explores the fertile ground that lies between jazz and Afro-beat, and has been championed by Jamie Cullum on BBC Radio 2, Julian Joseph on BBC Radio 3, BBC Radio 6’s Mary Anne Hobbs, Jazz FM and Jazzwise magazine.

Jas states, “It is an honour to join the Ludwig family. Their history is iconic with true commitment to sound and quality. The drums feel flawless to play and have such a deep and beautiful sound. On top of that they look amazing!!”

Jas’s journey with Ludwig Drums marks an exciting chapter in her illustrious career. Her unparalleled talent and boundless creativity perfectly align with Ludwig’s commitment to excellence and innovation, making her the ideal partner to represent the brand’s legacy of craftsmanship and quality.

“Jas Kayser embodies the essence of Ludwig Drums – passion, innovation, and an unwavering commitment to excellence,” stated Charles Bozon, Vice President EMEA at Conn Selmer Europe. “We are honoured to welcome Jas to the Ludwig family and look forward to collaborating with her to inspire the next generation of drummers.”

Jas plays Classic Maple in Olive Oyster in the following configuration:

22” x 14” Bass Drum

18” x 14” Bass Drum

10” x 7” Tom

12” x 8” Tom

14” x14” Floor Tom

16” x 16” Floor Tom

14” x 6.5” Brushed Chrome Acrolite Snare

14” x 5” Supraphonic Snare

Atlas Pro Hardware & Speed Flyer Single Pedal

For more information visit:

https://www.jaskayserdrums.com

@jaskayser

https://www.ludwig-drums.eu

@ludwigdrumseurope

About Ludwig Drums

For over a century, Ludwig Drums has been at the forefront of percussion innovation, crafting instruments that inspire musicians worldwide. With a legacy rooted in craftsmanship, quality, and innovation, Ludwig continues to set the standard for excellence in the world of drumming.