Marito Marques Circuit Quartet

  • June 23, 2024
  • 10:00 pm
  • The Pilot

Hailing from Portugal, Marito Marques is a multi-Grammy and Juno nominee drummer, composer and producer. Based now in Toronto - Canada, Marito is a prodigious musician from Arganil, Portugal who, at only 5 years old, began playing live.

His talent quickly garnered the attention of musical legends such as Saya Gray, Donna Grantis (guitarist, Prince), Jeff Coffin (saxophonist, Dave Matthews Band), and Fado icon Carlos do Carmo, along with Grammy nominations for Afro Peruvian Jazz orchestra - Best Latin Jazz Album, Tradiciones 2021, and Latin Grammy nomination for Afro Peruvian Jazz orchestra - Best Arrangement - La Flor De La Canela 2021.

Marito Marques has recorded over 300 albums as a sound engineer, drummer and producer including three album and one EP under his name. Marito is also a teacher at Humber College University in Toronto and an international artist for Yamaha drums, Zildjian, Evans and Pro-Mark.