Mark started studying music as a child at school and continued through the Doncaster Youth Jazz Orchestra performing from the age of 12 in many concerts in the UK and Europe.
Orchestras and Bands
Mark has performed with The BBC Big Band; The Syd Lawrence Orchestra; The Glenn Miller Orchestra (UK); The Nick Ross Orchestra; The BBC Concert Orchestra; The BBC Symphony Orchestra; The Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra; The Ted Heath Orchestra; The Don Lusher Big Band; The John Wilson Orchestra; The National Youth Jazz Orchestra; The Michael Parkinson Big Band; King Salsa; The New Squadronaires; The Bert Kaempfert Orchestra.
Pop and Jazz Artists
Some of the Pop and Jazz Artists Mark has worked with are:
Tom Jones; Shirley Bassey; Natalie Cole; Van Morrison; Robbie Williams; Ray Charles; Ronan Keating; West Life; James Morrison; Georgie Fame; Helen Shapiro; Kenny Rogers; The Supremes; Howard Keel; Meatloaf; Laurie Holloway; Marion Montgomery; Billy May; Ray Anthony; Bobby Shew; George Shearing; Michael Crawford; Kenny Wheeler; Bill Watrous; Bob Florence; Rob McConnell; Kenny Baker; Rod Stewart; Jamie Cullum; Diana Krall; Jon Faddis; Lalo Schiffrin; Jon Hiseman; Barbara Thompson; Harry South; Bruce Forsyth; Rolf Harris; Katherine Jenkins; The Nolans; Jane McDonald; Rumor; Lionel Richie; Vince Hill; Tony Christie; Des O'Connor; Norman Wisdom; Freddie Starr; Tom Scott; Michel Le Grande; The Four Tops; Elvis Presley Orchestra; Marc Almond; David Soul; Jimmy Osmond; Clark Terry; Stan Tracey; New York Voices; Ruby Turner; Jools Holland; Michael Barrymore; Michael McDonald; Bobby Crush; Bryn Terfell; Patti Austin; Jane Monheit; Frankie Vaughan; Bill Tarmey; Janie Dee; Toni Braxton; Denise Williams; Ewan McGregor; Patrick Swayze; Sheila Ferguson; John Barrowman; Billy Cobham; Dr John; Cleo Laine; John Dankworth; Louis Bellson; Randy Brecker; Conte Candoli; James Moody; Nat Adderley; Madeline Bell; Phil Collins; Kid Creole and the Coconuts; Chaka Khan; Carol Kidd; Elio Pace; Claudio Roditi; Marvin Stamm; Marlene Ver Planck; John Taylor; Wet Wet Wet.
Theatre & TV Work has included:
Royal Variety Performance; Hot Mikado; Always; Maddie; Romance Romance; Grand Hotel; Starlight Express; Sunset Boulevard; Anything Goes; Fiddler On The Roof; Guys and Dolls; Grease; Priscilla Queen of the Desert; Jack Dee Show; Graham Norton show; The Rat Pack; TFI Friday; Parkinson; Barrymore; An Audience with; Stars In Their Eyes; Chicago; Singing in the Rain; Play Without Words.
Mark recently performed with Barbara Streisand at London's 02 and is currently working in several of London's West End shows..
Contact Mark to find out how he can help to make your event sparkle!