About Jon Crabiel

Jon Crabiel is Artist-in-Residence and Senior Lecturer at Butler University, where he has taught since 1998 as coordinator of percussion studies, director of percussion ensembles and instructor of courses in pedagogy, literature and world drumming. Jon is first-call extra percussion/timpani with the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra and served as Acting Assistant Principal Timpani in the National Symphony Orchestra for the 2017-18 season. Jon is a Yamaha Performing Artist and endorses Yamaha, Vic Firth, Remo and Zildjian.