“One for Joe” by Peter Coutsouridis featuring Joe McCarthy with Iowa Percussion

This is a world premier written by Dr. Peter Coutsouridis for Joe McCarthy. Premier performance by The University of Iowa Percussion Ensemble under the direction of Dr. Dan Moore.

Joe McCarthy on the “Working Drummer” Podcast

Joe talks living and working in Miami, how he spends his practice time, teaching in the 21st century, the value of learning multiple styles, his B.A.S.I.C. Training lesson program and leading the New York Afro Bop Alliance Big Band.

A conversation with Orlando Suarez from his show The Latin Jazz Quarter on WDNA, Miami.

Joe recently spoke with Orlando Suarez. Listen to Parts 1 and 2 now.

Joe talks about his career with “The Drum Shuffle”

Joe and Jamie discuss Joe’s career from the very beginning, including his time as principal percussionist of the US Naval Academy Band.  He also discusses his time at the University of North Texas, where he received his Masters in Percussion Performance. Listen here.