John Engels

Biography

John Engels was born 1935, the eldest son of a family of musicians in Groningen. He spent his childhood in The Hague, where his father worked as a percussionist. John was in the 50's even a professional drummer. For 10 years he was the permanent drummer of Cees Slinger's Five Diamond. With Louis van Dijk and Jacques Schols he appeared  countless television and radio shows and recordings.