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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Rocky Maffit  

Pen Name: None


Born: 1952 in Indianapolis, Indiana


Illinois Connection

Maffit lives in Champaign, Illinois.

Biographical and Professional Information

Maffit has had a long and varied life in music. He is as a percussionist, composer, singer, songwriter, author, performer, humorist and educator. He has studied with master drummers all over the world and has songwriting has earned him gold and platinum records. Rocky is currently at work on his second book, a memoir.

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