He start drumming at an age of 11, but quite after a year till 1988 when he started again and played in different bands. In 1990 he started to study drumming at the Conservatory of Rotterdam (Netherlands). In 1993 he jined the world music band El Fluviá which quite in 1995 after some little succes and Kalpoe plays in some coverbands.
In 1997 he joined the band of Anouk and got fame with this band and got fired after two cd's in 2001. Than he joined the band of soul singer Rose and of soul singer Tasha's World. In 2003 he joined Relax as a steady band member and left Rose and Tasha's World.