Calvin Napper

Calvin Napper

Maze Featuring Frankie Beverly

Calvin is currently the drummer for the legendary R&B soul band Maze featuring Frankie Beverly, where hes held down the drum throne since September 2010. When not on the road, Calvin enjoys spending time with family, as well as recording drums for clients in his home studio.

Calvin was awarded a GRAMMY in 2005 for his participation as a musician on œPsalms, Hymns & Spiritual Songs by Donnie McClurkin.

IN 3

  • Most memorable Next-Level Performance

    I think it would have to be performing with Maze featuring Frankie Beverly at the 2015 Essence Music Festival in New Orleans.
  • What Drives Your Creativity?

    Listening to different genres of music is a main culprit in driving my creativity. Being inspired by the proficiency and musicality of other drummers.
  • Why do you choose Vic Firth?

    I choose Vic Firth because of the feel, quality and durability of the brand.