Vincent started at age 9 performing around the Springfield, Illinois area. He was coached by several name teachers including the world “Fastest Drummer” Barrett Deems and met up later with Gene Krupa, Louis Bellson & Buddy Rich during his career. Currently Vincent is drumming with a 15 piece Big Band “Merchants of Cool” in Nashville. He began teaching drums at Walko Music Co. and performing became his life.His All-Style teaching philosophy is presenting a personal fun course to better each student. Vincent has toured the world with Brenda Lee, Mel Tillis, Steve Wariner,Jump ‘n’ the Saddle Band & many Opry Stars. Vincent is endorsed with Ludwig Drums, Sabian Cymbals,Aquarian Heads,Rim Riser,Kelly Shu and Kickport Companies.He has been featured in “Modern Drummer”, “Classic Drummer” magazines,”Sticks ‘n’ Skins” Book and 5 major ads for Ludwig.