Marvin McQuitty played with a range of gospel artists including Fred Hammond, Israel & New Breed, Kirk Franklin and Mary Mary but also worked with pop artists like Stevie Wonder, Jessica Simpson and Destiny’s Child. He grew up in Ann Arbor, Michigan.
Born: August 30, 1966. Died: September 11, 2012, Houston, TX
This is a clip from the Modern Drummer Festival 2006 DVD. The DVD features performances and interviews by Ronald Bruner Jr., Jason McGerr, the historic R&B/Gospel Summit featuring Teddy Campbell, Gerald Heyward, Aaron Spears and the late gospel great Marvin McQuitty. Also featured drummer/percussionist Glenn Kotche, Thomas Lang with master percussionist Luis Conte, Brann Dailor, Steve Smith, Dave DiCenso, Bobby Sanabria, Danny Seraphine with his band CTA and drum legend Stewart Copeland with his band, Gizmo.