Welcome to the official website of Grammy-award winning percussionist and songwriter Ralph MacDonald. From his humble beginnings as the son of Caribbean immigrant parents MacDonald followed his family's musical heritage and, in the process, defined the the very nature of percussion in American music. Here you can keep up-to-date on the latest of Ralph's critically-acclaimed solo albums, his featured performances with other artists, and his tour dates with Jimmy Buffett.
Ralph MacDonald uses Latin Percussion instruments, Yamaha Drums, Zildjian Cymbals and Vic Firth sticks.
Tributes to Ralph
There are a lot of great tributes to Ralph out there - check them out at the links below.