Crystal Taliefero

Oral History Information

Crystal Taliefero is primarily a percussionist, yet she plays many other instruments including the bass and several wind instruments. In 1986, she began her long association with LP, her first endorsement, and since that time has also promoted Sabian Cymbals and ProMark Drum Sticks. While touring with several top performers, Crystal has expanded her range as a percussionist to include bongos, timbales and the güiro. Among those she had toured with are Billy Joel, Bruce Springsteen and John Mellencamp.