Grammy® Award nominee, Global Music Award “Best of Show” winner and ZMR Best World Fusion recipient, Ron Korb is gifted flute virtuoso and a pioneer of combining Western and Eastern flutes in his music. Ron Korb was one of the first New Age /Contemporary Instrumental musicians to produce concept albums that relate a narrative through music on Tear Of The Sun, Behind The Mask, Rainforest Flute, Native Earth, and Asia Beauty. His other albums are also thematic such as Japanese Mysteries, Flute Traveller, Europa and World Café. Ron enjoys making thematic albums because he feels it encourages the listener to create their own imaginative journeys with the album concept merely being a safe starting point.
Ron’s music has topped many best seller lists and has been distributed by many companies around the world including Dawn Awakening Music (England) Diem (France) Orange Music (Singapore) Alcione (South America) Holborne (Australia) Jingo (Taiwan) ROI (China) and Prem Promotion and Domo Records in Japan.
He has been invited to perform on many recordings by other artists including
Mychael Danna, Olivia Newton John, Andrew Lockington, Hiroki Okano, Jean-Marc Staehle, Ricky Kej, Kerani, Paul Avgerinos, Deepak Chopra, Kabir Sehgal, George Gao,Al Jewer, Lynn Yew Evers, Dan Gibson, Amy Sky, Liona Boyd, Narada artist Bruce Mitchell and The Silk Orchestra.
Ron has concertized worldwide including The Glastonbury Festival, The Smithsonian Institution and represented Canada at Expo in Japan and The Shanghai International Arts Festival’s where his sold out concerts were voted the audience choice by the fans.
In the last few years, Ron has be designing flute mouthpieces out of various hardwoods and ebonite with respected California maker of world flutes Geoffrey Ellis