Composed the opera "Holy Blood and Crescent Moon," about the Crusades, for the Cleveland Opera Company, and the ballets "King Lear" and "Prey" for San Francisco Ballet and Ballet Oklahoma, respectively.
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Klark Kent | The Police | Police
6' 2" (1.88 m)
Did You Know?
In our day, we were The Beatles
of the '70s or the '80s or whichever...and we were the biggest thing since whatever and then six months after we broke up, Duran Duran
were the biggest. After that, somebody else was and, six months ago, Oasis
were the biggest. Now the Spice Girls
are. So it's kind of hard to take any of that seriously.
He was the founding member of The Police
with future soloist Sting
. The group had five #1 singles in the UK between 1979 and 1983 before breaking up in 1986.
Plays drums utilizing the traditional grip, where the right hand uses an overhand grip of one drumstick, while the left hand uses an underhand grip of the other stick. This is a rarity among rock drummers, almost all of whom use match grip, or an overhand grip on both sticks.