Born and raised in a musical family, Mark’s passion for music and performing was nurtured from a young age from his parents and also encouraged by his grandfather. Having organ and then piano lessons from the age of 6, Mark began to learn a wide range of musical styles from classical to pop, leading him to his love of Jazz, Gospel, Blues and Boogie Woogie music.
A passionate educator and performer, Mark has played for many wedding receptions and ceremonies, music festivals, pubs, restaurants, piano bars and jazz clubs both here in Australia and abroad. He is a regular performer at Piano Bar Geelong and also for Carnival Cruise Lines performing in the Piano Bars.
He has also recorded on many albums as a session musician for various artists, and has composed music for local film makers. Mark has also composed and written music for various shows for the Melbourne Fringe and Comedy Festivals.
Mark has recorded songs for many local musicians and has composed songs for feature films, one of these films recently winning an award at the Las Vegas Film Festival (2012)
HONKYTONK’S BOOGIE BAND
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