Dustin Kaufman is the drummer for the band ST. LUCIA. In the last year he has toured all over the country and in many parts of the world. With St. Lucia, he has also performed at the COACHELLA VALLEY MUSIC AND ARTS FESTIVAL and appeared on multiple late night programs including THE TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON and LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS.
In 2015, Dustin had the privilege of performing a drum solo tribute to the oscar winning film 'Whiplash' at the 87th ANNUAL ACADEMY AWARDS CEREMONY for E! ENTERTAINMENT.
In 2012 Dustin had the honor of being chosen as a SEMIFINALIST IN THE THELONIOUS MONK INTERNATIONAL DRUM COMPETITION held in Washington, D.C.
Dustin attended The High School for the Performing and Visual Arts in Houston, Tx. He Received his Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) from The New School in New York City, a Master of Music (M.M.) from the Manhattan School of Music and a Master of Education (M.Ed.) from Columbia University.