Curtis McPhatter Jr.
Hailing from Kinston North Carolina, he has been playing drums for 10 years and piano for 5. Currently, he is studying music education at NC Central University, working with Thomas Taylor in the art of percussion. While in Durham NC, he has had opportunities to work with jazz luminaries such as Branford Marsalis, Joey Calderazzo, and Jason Marshall among others.
He has worked drumline and jazz clinics at local high schools around the area and back in Kinston, NC. Also, he volunteers at Fayetteville Elementary School regularly making him a great fit for Notasium customers of all ages teaching drums and piano.