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“Big” Thomas McCree

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About

Mr. McCree has been a professional drummer for over 20 years. As the Music Director for several churches and groups, Thomas finds himself to be the San Francisco Bay Area’s most sought after and renowned drummer and music director.


Thomas’s soul’s passion is music. He draws his inspiration from such legendary drummers as Dennis Chambers, Dave Weckl, Billy Cobham, Buddy Rich, and Steve Smith, which sharpens his playing method and technique making it one of diversity and fluidity to include such styles as funk, gospel, jazz, reggae, hip-hop, soul, and R&B.


Thomas is experienced, gifted, and a high achiever. Not only is he proficient in his craft but is also an accomplished musician. He has received various awards and has toured all throughout the U.S., as well as toured abroad including Australia and Canada. Mr. McCree’s skills are well-formed and diversified. Overall Thomas McCree is a proficient and accomplished drummer.

Discography

  • Lyrics Born (As U Were) 2010
  • Sam Bostic (Soul Supreme) 2010
  • Wyaman Tisdale (Funk Album) 2010
  • Ornicia (Way Home) 2010
  • Mayhem Mystics( Variable Unit)
  • Players 2 (Wide Hide Records) 2009
  • Wisdom (Growth and Elevation)
  • Botiwa (Interview with a changed man) 2008

Drumhead Setup

Snare - coated Focus-X on the batter, Classic Clear snare side
Toms - clear Studio-X on top, Classic Clear on the bottom
Bass Drum - Superkick II, Regulator on the resonant side

Artist Media

"Point Conception" Live Hive Players 1

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"12 I Need Thee" Ornica, Way Home

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"Holy Spirit" Interview With A Changed Man

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Big T drum solo
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