Mark has been playing and studying music for well over 20 years.
Beginning on guitar but excelling with drums, he has played in numerous bands in the last 15 or so years, becoming an in-demand drummer around Melbourne and country Victoria.
While completing his V.C.E (Victorian Certificate of Education), Mark was selected to perform at ‘Top Class’ which featured performances by selected students who excelled in Music Solo Performance and Music Group Performance.
In that same year he won the award for ‘Best Instrumentalist (Drums/Percussion)’ at the Kool Skools State Awards.
Mark has completed an Advanced Diploma in Music at Box Hill Institute, studying under the guidance of Australian renowned drummers/educators Tony Floyd, John Corniola and Robi Parolin.
Continuing his holistic learning of all things drums and percussion, Mark works at a vintage & second-hand drum store and can be seen playing drums for various bands in and around town and at music festivals.