Roger Braun is Professor of Percussion at Ohio University where he has directed the percussion program since 2000. He has performed throughout the United States and in Europe, Japan, and Korea, including collaborations with many notable performers and conductors. He can be heard on more than a dozen CD recordings and currently performs world percussion with the Biakuye Percussion Group, latin jazz with Los Viejos Blanquitos, and contemporary music with Galaxy Percussion. An active clinician, he endorses Encore Mallets and Pro-Mark Sticks. He earned his degrees from the University of Michigan and from the Eastman School of Music.