Alex Vance Jr.

Alex Vance Jr.

Alex Vance Jr. has been playing drums since the early age of 3 years old. Growing up in church he learned very fast that if he could keep a beat then he would be put to work. He was exposed to drummers like Dennis Chamber, Vinnie Colaiuta, Sonny Emory, Dave Weckl and Steve Gadd. In middle he learned how to read music and developed discipline. He went on to play in the jazz band in high school and discovered a different approach to playing drums.

He has played for a few gospel artist such as Karen Clark-Sheard, Pastor Marvin L. Winans, Pastor Beverly Crawford and Dorinda Clark-Cole He is currently playing and traveling with gospel recording artist Shamond Scales. He can be heard playing drums on Shamond Scales newest recording “The Gospel!”

“I really enjoy playing Soultone cymbals. They are very versatile in size and sound. If possible, I will be playing Soultone cymbals for a very long time!!!”