Mark has a degree from the University of Illinois, Urbana. He has been actively involved with young people and music since he received certification from the Center for Music and Young Children in Princeton, NJ, in 1999. Mark works with well over a hundred children (each one special!) on any given week, between instrument lessons and the Music Together classes he leads at various locations all over Lake County. He performs, with his guitar and his songs, at family events for area park districts. Mark is a composer of stage musicals at the nationally famous Theatre Building Chicago Writers Workshop and also can also be caught gigging around the Chicago area playing jazz and rock at summer festivals, clubs and restaurants.
Center for Music and Young Children (NJ), Music Institute of Chicago