The Founder

Meet Martijn van der Kolk: Drummer, Educator, Designer, Passionate Drum manufacturer and the brain behind SP Marching Percussion.
At the age of 8 he started playing in the marching band Corps of Drums. His continued passion for marching drums  led him to the role of International sales manager for a Dutch manufacturer in the Marching Percussion Industry in 2001. With his practical experience and intense study of the technical drum manufacturing process, he founded SP Marching Percussion, a Dutch manufacturing company that prides itself on bringing sound, and lightweight design together in marching drums without losing durability and traditions.
With the drums already sold in many European countries he and his company are ready to make a difference in the marching percussion industry bringing comfort to the player and a reliable product to the band.