Otto de Jong (1986) is a drummer, producer & teacher from Utrecht, The Netherlands. He got his Bachelor Drums at the ArtEZ conservatory in Zwolle (2008) and his Master Music Design at the HKU in Utrecht (2017). In the past 15 years he’s been mainly playing in the indie/alternative scene, performing all over the country and abroad. Touring brought him to Germany, France, UK, US, Canada & India.
Otto is founder of Jaipur Junction, a member of Litzberg, won an Edison Award with Lorrainville and played at Glastonbury with Amber Arcades.
He started teaching drums in his teens and is currently an associate of De Utrechtse Muziekschool with more than 30 students in his practice. As an external teacher he often works for primary schools, high schools and colleges.
In 2018 Otto started studying tabla with Heiko Dijker and Imran Khan.
In 2020 he built his own studio for tracking drums remotely, music production and online lessons. A work in constant progress...