Ralf Kleinehanding played in various bands as a teenager. He studied classical percussion at the Academy of Music in Darmstadt at Berthold Anhalt and at the State Academy of Music in Trossingen with Franz Lang and composition in Trossingen. He also performed with orchestras, Staatstheater Darmstadt and Braunschweig.
Kleinehanding teaches at the School of Music constancy and plays drums in various orchestras and chamber ensembles. His instrumental focus is on the Mallets (marimba, vibraphone). His compositions include works for most percussion instruments, as well as solo pieces and chamber music for classical instruments. 2004 saw his first CD with only their own songs.