Marvin Sparks is one the nation's best music educators. Marvin is a professor of music at Lone Star College-Kingwood. He holds degrees from both Eastern Illinois University and The University of Illinois CU. As an educator of percussion and music, Marvin has given masterclasses and presentations at many different arts organizations and universities around the United States. Some of Marvin's former students have become musicians of equal recognition like Joe Locke and Taku Hirano.
As a performer, Marvin has played and/or recorded with several artists in multiple different genres such as Orchestral, Gospel, Blues, R&B, Broadway, and Jazz. During his musical career thus far, Marvin has recorded over 200 different commercials for tv and radio as a composer, musician, and producer.
Learn more about Marvin...