Marvin "Smitty" Smith

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A prolific, constantly in-demand drummer whose sensitive, yet authoritative playing has been heard on dozens of sessions, Marvin "Smitty" Smith seems to live in the studio. A onetime Berklee…
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Year Album Artist
2015 Archie Shepp: The Complete Remastered Recordings on Black Saint & Soul Note Archie Shepp Drums, Vocals
2015 Find a Heart Denise Donatelli Drums
2014 The Last Southern Gentlemen Delfeayo Marsalis Drums
2012 Strawberry Moon/Then and Now/Time Out of Mind Grover Washington Drums
2012 The Messenger Kevin Eubanks Drums
2011 Jazz: The Smithsonian Anthology Drums
2011 The Complete Columbia Albums Collection Grover Washington Drums
2010 Through the Years: 1956-2007 Abbey Lincoln Drums
2010 Zen Food Kevin Eubanks Drums, Percussion
2009 The Best of Benny Golson Benny Golson Drums
2008 Uncle Charlie Charlie Wilson Composer
2008 Wanted Wolfgang Schalk Main Personnel, Drums, Congas
2008 What Lies Within Denise Donatelli Main Personnel, Drums
2007 Music for Lovers Dianne Reeves Drums
2007 Tambolero Jazz on the Latin Side All Stars Member of Attributed Artist, Drums, Drum, Soloist
2007 The Many Moods of Benny Golson Benny Golson Main Personnel, Drums
2006 Collectables Classics David "Fathead" Newman Drums
2006 Milestone Profiles: Sonny Rollins Sonny Rollins Drums
2006 Soul Galore: 60's 70's Northern Soul Classics Primary Artist
2006 The Jazz Masters Benny Golson / Freddie Hubbard Main Personnel, Drums
2005 Concord Picante 25th Anniversary Collection Drums
2005 Jazz Guitar for Art Lovers Larry Coryell Drums
2005 Jazz and the New Songbook: Live at the Madrid Carmen Lundy Main Personnel, Drums
2005 Jazz and the New Songbook: Live at the Madrid [DVD] Carmen Lundy Drums
2005 Joy Spring: The Swingin' Side of Larry Coryell Larry Coryell Guest Artist, Main Personnel, Drums
2005 Lyric Billy Childs Member of Attributed Artist, Drums
2005 Northern Soul [2005] Primary Artist
2005 Northern Soul, Vol. 2 Primary Artist
2005 The Original Northern Soul Selection Primary Artist
2004 Concord Jazz Sampler Vol.2 Drums, Group Member
2004 Lullabies of Birdland - A Musical Autobiography George Shearing Drums
2004 Selected Recordings (Rarum X) Dave Holland Drums
2004 What a Wonderful World [Solitudes] Dan Gibson Drums
2003 25 Beach Music Classics Composer
2003 Compositions Michael James Turre Guest Artist, Main Personnel, Drums
2003 Concord Records 30th Anniversary Drums
2003 Land of Giants McCoy Tyner Composer
2003 Timeless Larry Coryell Guest Artist, Drums
2002 Chakra's Dream: Meditation Composer
2002 Faces Andrew Cheshire Guest Artist
2002 Forward Energy: Configurations 2002 Jim Ryan Composer
2002 Pure Moods: Ultimate Tranquil Collection Composer
2002 The Best of Dianne Reeves Dianne Reeves Drums
2002 The Story of Brunswick: The Classic Sound of Chicago Soul Composer, Primary Artist
2002 Yoga Tranquility Riley Lee Composer
2001 Arkadia Jazz: The Stars of Jazz, Vol. 2 Drums
2001 Extended Family, Vol. 3: Family Values Avery Sharpe Guest Artist, Main Personnel, Drums
2001 I Love Beach Music, Vol. 2 Composer
2001 LRC Jazz Legacy Anthology: Just One of Those Things Drums
2001 The In Crowd: The Story of Northern Soul Performer, Primary Artist
2000 32 More Gems from 32 Jazz Drums
2000 Bebop & Beyond [Jamey Aebersold] Performer, Primary Artist
2000 Buddy Rich Memorial Scholarship Concert Deluxe Set Drums
2000 From the Heart Sheila Jordan Guest Artist
2000 Here Comes the Night Owl Composer, Primary Artist
2000 I'm Gonna Miss You/The Articulate Artistics The Artistics Composer
2000 That's Funky Benny Golson Drums
1999 Blue Valentines Drums
1999 Chicago Cool Breezin [Brunswick] Primary Artist
1999 Jazz for a Lazy Day [32 Jazz/Jazz Heritage Society] Drums
1999 Michael Bivins Presents the Adventures of the Biv 10 Pee-Wee All-Stars The Biv 10 Pee Wee All-Stars Composer
1999 Soul Galore: 16 Northern Soul 45rpm Favorites Performer, Composer, Primary Artist
1999 Spaces Doug Hammond Drums
1999 We're a Lover: Brunswick Primary Artist
1999 Well Done Choice Cuts, Vol. 1 Drums
1998 Art Farmer and the Jazz Giants Art Farmer Drums
1998 Chapters 1 & 2: Keys to the City/Work Mulgrew Miller Guest Artist, Drums
1998 Chicago Classics Composer
1998 Landmarks Donald Byrd Guest Artist, Drums
1998 Major Jazz Minor Blues Larry Coryell Drums
1998 Pleasures of the Night Gerald Albright / Will Downing Drums
1998 Secrets Kenny Drew Guest Artist, Drums
1998 The Concord Jazz Heritage Series George Shearing Drums
1998 The Concord Jazz Heritage Series Monty Alexander Drums
1998 The Jazz Giants Play Harry Warren: Lullaby of Broadway Drums
1998 Water Street Revival Andrew Cheshire Drums
1997 Always Double Czech! Rudy Linka Drums
1997 Burning for Buddy: A Tribute to the Music of Buddy Rich, Vol. 2 Buddy Rich Big Band Guest Artist, Drums
1997 Double Take Howard Prince Drums
1997 Sincerely, George & Ira Gershwin Ira Gershwin Drums
1997 Slow Jams: The Timeless Collection, Vol. 7 Composer
1996 A Time Remembered Art Davis Drums
1996 Deep Beats: 60's Northern Soul, Vol. 2 Performer, Primary Artist
1996 First Take Ed Cherry Guest Artist, Drums
1996 More Adventures Drums
1996 Night in Greenwich Village Jay Hoggard Guest Artist, Drums
1996 No-Vibe Zone: Live at Knitting Factory Don Byron Guest Artist, Drums
1996 Silver City: A Celebration of 25 Years Of Milestone Sonny Rollins Drums
1996 Slow Grind, Vol. 2 Composer
1996 Smooth Grooves: A Sensual Collection, Vol. 9 Composer
1996 The Best of Kevin Eubanks Kevin Eubanks Guest Artist
1996 Visions of a New Age [Boxsets] Composer
1996 Windows, Vol. 1 Drums
1995 Black Mud Sound Cornelius Claudio Kreusch Guest Artist
1995 Color and Light: Jazz Sketches of Sondheim Drums
1995 Colours & Dimensions Peter Leitch Guest Artist, Drums, Composer
1995 Nucleus Daniel Schnyder Drum
1995 One More Once Michel Camilo Guest Artist, Drums
1995 Purple Haze: A Tribute to Jimi Hendrix Lonnie Smith Trio Drums
1995 R 'n' B Eddie Allen Guest Artist, Drums
1995 So in Love John Tank Guest Artist, Drums
1995 Spring Dance Michael Philip Mossman Drums
1995 The Best of the Artistics The Artistics Composer
1995 Turnaround Joanne Brackeen Quartet Drums
1995 Vanessa Rubin Sings Vanessa Rubin Guest Artist, Drums
1995 Wire Walker Joe Locke Drums
1994 Bearer of the Holy Flame Hamiet Bluiett Drums
1994 Burning for Buddy: A Tribute to the Music of Buddy Rich Buddy Rich Big Band Drums, Primary Artist
1994 Chase Randy Sandke Drums
1994 Chech It Out Rudy Linka Drums
1994 Continuum Ray Drummond Guest Artist, Drums, Percussion
1994 Darn It! Paul Haines Drums
1994 Flashback on M-Base Steve Coleman / Robin Eubanks / Greg Osby / Cassandra Wilson Guest Artist, Drums, Vocals (Background)
1994 Foxy Lady: A Tribute to Hendrix Dr. Lonnie Smith Guest Artist, Drums
1994 Hang in There Mickey Tucker Drums
1994 Jamboree: Monty Alexander's Ivory and Steel Monty Alexander Drums
1994 Low Profile Michael Formanek Guest Artist, Drums
1994 Mental Images Robin Eubanks Main Personnel, Drums
1994 Portraits of Mingus & Monk Kenny Drew Drums
1994 Prelude and Sonata McCoy Tyner Guest Artist, Drums
1994 Shades of the Pine Jeff Palmer Guest Artist, Drums
1994 Songs and Moments Kevin Mahogany Guest Artist, Drums
1994 Spiritalk 2 Kevin Eubanks Guest Artist, Drums
1994 Straight to the Soul Howard Prince Guest Artist, Drums
1994 Timelessness Bheki Mseleku Drums, Vocals (Background)
1994 Until We Love Gabrielle Goodman Main Personnel, Drums
1994 Vision Cornelius Claudio Kreusch / Kreutsch Drums
1993 A Special Rapport Peter Leitch Guest Artist, Drums
1993 Afro Blue Dr. Lonnie Smith Drums
1993 Anatomy of a Groove M-Base Collective Drums
1993 Below Zero Stefan Karlsson Drums
1993 Beyond Expectations John Hicks Drums
1993 Carryin' on Marvin "Smitty" Smith Primary Artist, Drums
1993 Celebration Bheki Mseleku Producer, Drums
1993 Excursion Ray Drummond Drums, Percussion
1993 Falling Out Igor Butman Drums
1993 Heart Strings Sheila Jordan Drums
1993 It's a Matter of Pride Billy Taylor Drums
1993 Mingus Big Band 93: Nostalgia in Times Square Mingus Big Band Guest Artist, Drums
1993 Playful '93 Gebhard Ullmann Percussion
1993 Smile Steve Marcus Drums
1993 Spirit Talk Kevin Eubanks Guest Artist, Vocals, Drums, Percussion, Executive Producer
1993 Straight Ahead Szakcsi Drums
1993 Transmigration Strata Institute Drums
1993 Windows, Vol. 2 Drums
1992 Departure David Leonhardt Guest Artist, Drums
1992 Drop Kick Steve Coleman & the Five Elements Drums, Percussion, Composer
1992 Finally Yours Carmen Bradford Drums, Percussion
1992 From Another Perspective Peter Leitch Guest Artist, Drums
1992 Harlem Blues Donald Byrd Drums
1992 I Remember Dianne Reeves Guest Artist, Drums
1992 Images of Monk Ted Rosenthal Drums
1992 Landmarks Mulgrew Miller Drums
1992 Last Day in May Ed Sarath Drums
1992 Points of View Harry Sheppard Arranger, Vocals, Drums
1992 Real Time The Art Farmer-Benny Golson Jazztet / Art Farmer / Benny Golson Jazztet / The Jazztet Guest Artist, Drums
1992 The 1992 Stash Sampler Drums
1992 The Concord Jazz Guitar Collection, Vol. 3 Drums
1992 Turning Point Kevin Eubanks Drums
1991 Arrival Harvie Swartz Drums
1991 Just Friends: A Gathering In Tribute to Emily Remler, Vol. 2: Drums, Performer
1991 Merry Jazzmas Drums
1991 Next Generation Performs Charles Mingus Brand New Compositions Mingus Dynasty Drums
1991 Retrospective, Vol. 1: Standards Emily Remler Drums
1991 Retrospective, Vol. 2 Emily Remler Drums
1991 Songbook Cassandra Wilson Drums, Percussion
1991 The Mississippi Mass Choir The Mississippi Mass Choir Alto (Vocals)
1991 The Spirit of Jazz [Jive] Drums, Percussion
1991 This-A-Way That-A-Way Harry Sheppard Arranger, Drums
1991 What Means This? Michael Cain Drums
1991 Wheel Within a Wheel Bernie Senensky Drums
1990 Amani A.W. Murray Amani A.W. Murray Drums
1990 GRP Digital Sampler, Vol. 2 Drums
1990 Just Friends: A Gathering in Tribute to Emily Remler, Vol. 1 Drums, Performer
1990 Karma Robin Eubanks Rap, Drums, Choir/Chorus
1990 Me and My Shadow Michele Hendricks Guest Artist, Drums
1990 Mean What You Say Peter Leitch Quartet Drums
1990 Music Inside Joyce Guest Artist, Drums
1990 Portraits and Dedications Peter Leitch Drums
1990 Rhythmstick CTI All-Stars Drums
1990 Suite Noire Gebhard Ullmann Drums, Percussion, Percussion Sampling, Primary Artist
1990 Tenderness Kip Hanrahan Drums, Trap Kit
1989 Blue Afternoon Jim Snidero Guest Artist, Drums
1989 Blue Head David "Fathead" Newman Drums
1989 Bob's Diner Bob's Diner Composer
1989 Camera in a Bag Ray Drummond Quintet Drums
1989 Casablanca Hugh Lawson Drums
1989 Extensions Dave Holland / Dave Holland Quartet Guest Artist, Drums, Primary Artist
1989 Fire! Live at the Village Vanguard David "Fathead" Newman Main Personnel, Drums
1989 Going Places Michel Sardaby Drums
1989 On Fire Michel Camilo Drums
1989 Ph.D Art Farmer Guest Artist, Drums
1989 Point Game David Binney Drums
1989 Promise of Tomorrow Kevin Eubanks Guest Artist, Drums
1989 Shining Hour Larry Coryell Guest Artist, Drums
1989 Superblue 2 Superblue Drums
1989 The Road Less Traveled Marvin "Smitty" Smith Primary Artist, Arranger, Drums, Composer
1989 Third Phase Kenny Drew Drums
1989 This Heart of Mine Ellyn Rucker Guest Artist, Drums
1988 Cipher Syntax Strata Institute Drums, Percussion
1988 Denon Jazz Sampler, Vol. 3 Drums
1988 East to Wes Emily Remler Guest Artist, Drums
1988 Keepin' Me Satisfied Michele Hendricks Drums
1988 Red Zone Peter Leitch Drums
1988 Rejuvenate Ralph Moore Guest Artist, Drums
1988 Then and Now Grover Washington Guest Artist, Drums
1987 Breakin' Out George Shearing Trio Drums
1987 Carryin' On Michele Hendricks Guest Artist, Drums
1987 Dancing in the Dark Sonny Rollins Drums
1987 Keeper of the Drums Marvin "Smitty" Smith Primary Artist, Drums, Composer
1987 Something to Live for: The Music of Billy Strayhorn Art Farmer Drums
1987 Stardust Benny Golson Drums
1987 The Razor's Edge Dave Holland Quintet Guest Artist, Primary Artist, Drums
1986 Back to the City The Jazztet Drums
1986 Back to the City Art Farmer Guest Artist, Drums
1986 C Jam Blues Phineas Newborn Drums
1986 Children David Murray Drums
1986 G-Man Sonny Rollins Drums
1986 Live from Zelt-Musik-Festival, Freiburg 1986 Dave Holland Drums
1986 Love Remains Bobby Watson Guest Artist, Drums
1986 Manhattan Projections Andy Jaffe Guest Artist, Drums
1986 On the Edge of Tomorrow Steve Coleman & the Five Elements Drums, Percussion, Vocals (Background)
1986 Royal Garden Blues Branford Marsalis Guest Artist
1986 Ties of Love Buddy Montgomery Drums
1985 Fresh Heat: Live at Sweet Basil Gunter Hampel Drums
1985 Keys to the City Mulgrew Miller Guest Artist, Drums
1985 Motherland Pulse Steve Coleman Guest Artist, Drums
1985 Opening Night Kevin Eubanks Drums
1984 Ebu Hamiet Bluiett Drums
1984 Frankly Speaking Frank Foster / Frank Wess Guest Artist, Drums
1984 Hangin' Out Joe Newman Drums
1984 Scenes in the City Branford Marsalis Drums
1984 Seeds of Time Dave Holland Quintet Drums, Percussion, Composer, Primary Artist
1983 Gumbo Bobby Watson Drums
1983 Jewel Bobby Watson Sextet Drums
1983 New York Second Line Terence Blanchard Drums
1983 Two for the Blues Frank Foster Guest Artist, Drums
1982 Love Jon Hendricks Drums
1982 Soul Song Archie Shepp / Archie Shepp Quartet Drums
1981 Golden Touch Rose Royce Composer
1981 Jump Street Rose Royce Composer
1980 Angel Witch Angel Witch Producer
1980 Greatest Hits [Whitfield] Rose Royce Composer
1977 Break Thru 21st Creation Composer
1975 Nightingales & Bombers Manfred Mann's Earth Band Vocals, Vocals (Background)
1975 Take No Prisoners David Byron Vocals (Background)
1975 The Greatest Show on Earth Gary Shearston Vocals
1967 I'm Gonna Miss You The Artistics Composer
GRP 30: The Digital Master Company 30th Anniversary Drums
JMT Jazz Sampler/For Real Moments Songs & Dance Percussion
Looking Forward, Looking Back Symphonic Jazz Orchestra Drums
Rolajafufu Dean Brown Arranger, Composer, Drums, Drums (Snare), Horn Arrangements
Square One Sean Sullivan Drums
The Road to Great Music, Vol. 1 Drums
The Book of Forman Bruce Forman Trio Drums
The NYFA Collection: 25 Years of New York New Music Drums