Migdalia van der Hoven is an international award winning drummer and RTOM Corporation/Bosphorus Cymbals artist from the UK. She is a Berklee College of Music graduate (where she studied and performed with Jackie Santos, Terri Lynn Carrington, Victor Mendoza and Mark Walker).
Migdalia is known for her groove, sensitivity and versatility across multiple genres such as funk, jazz, latin, pop and Christian music. Along with her latest project “The Migdalia van der Hoven Quartet”, she launched her new EP “Girl Facing South” with a series of dates in and around London (Ronnie Scott’s Jazz Club, Piano Smithfield, Toulouse Lautrec Jazz Club), including the EFG London Jazz Festival 2021. The EP comprises a mix of original and West Coast fusion tracks and has already received a number of very positive reviews from Grammy Award winning artists.
Migdalia has performed in the UK with Scott Stroman, Adam Glasser, Grifter Kid and The Midnight Raiders, Russell Brand and The All Souls Orchestra and as part of the Beantown Jazz Festival and on the BBC.
Her EP launch took place at Ronnie Scott’s world-famous jazz club in London and is available on all digital platforms.