Drummer * Educator * Music Producer * Recording Artist
Larry’s passion for music began when he was growing up in Detroit, Michigan. He began playing drums at a very young age, and knew even then that music and performing would become his career. Larry has recorded, performed and toured with some of the world’s top recording artists and musicians both in the United States and internationally.(James Ingram, Brandy, Mandisa, Warren G, David Benoit, Solomon Burke, Ben Vereen) on camera performance, MTV, BET, ABC, NBC, Billboard Awards, Trumpet Awards, The Princess Diaries, Showgirls, The Whitehouse, The Apollo (London) just to name a few.
Building on his success as a drummer, Larry moved into the producer’s chair, and his work has been featured in Commercials, Television and Film. His skills are in demand as a Music Composer, Sound Designer & Foley Artist.. ( The History Detectives, Americas Most Wanted, Drive, Social Studies, Fox Sports, Section 8, Sister Act 2 (Back in the Habit), Good Burger, Rainbird Sprinklers, Hotel Planner.com, Urban Combat. He continues to compose, record and produce projects. He has received numerous awards for his music composition work on the Power (PSA) with narrator Jeffrey Osborne. Giving back to the community is very important to Larry, and he is involved with the The National Fibromyalgia Association, Muscular Dystrophy Association and several other several Los Angeles based charities.
Larry is actively developing and participating in Drum Clinics and Music Workshops for educational institutions throughout the country. Larry is focused on reaching out to younger musicians, and sharing his knowledge and experiences, in a positive and motivational workshop environment.