B’jon Carter

B’JON CARTER is a Tap Dance Percussionist from Long Beach, California. He began dance training at Debbie Allen Dance Academy in Los Angeles, where he was introduced to tap by Jason Samuels Smith and Chloe Arnold, who provided him with a solid foundation. B’Jōn performed with the “Kennedy Tap Company,” founded by Paul and Arlene Kennedy, and was blessed to learn from the legendary Ardie Bryant. B’Jon has taught and performed around the world. He has participated in tap festivals, workshops and intensives throughout the US, Canada, and South Africa. B’Jon is a senior at UCLA studying Arts Education in World Arts and Cultures/Dance, and is a member of the National Society of Collegiate Scholars. B’Jon is featured in his own composition, “Summertime” (excerpt) on disc 2 which he performed in the 2012 Africa tour.