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Vicky Marques

Performer

About this Artist

Drummer VICKY MARQUEZ draws his influences not only from his native Portugal but also from northeast Africa, the Mediterranean, and Brazil. An accomplished percussionist with a worldwide proflle, Marques has performed with a broad array of jazz, Latin, world and Brazilian musicians, including Ivan Lins, Yuri Daniel and Gregg Kofi Brown. He has also released a successful tutorial DVD Vicky -Elementos which was featured in Modern Drummer magazine, and which spotlights his unique drum kit, which Vicky refers to as his “todo or terreno” or “4-wheel drive”. He gives frequent workshops for young percussionists looking for world/jazz versatility.