mark lewis's biography


Instrument: Six Bass Steelpan

Biography: Mark received his Bachelors degree and Masters degree in Percussion Performance from Wichita State University (WSU). It was there he studied and performed with some of the greatest percussionists in the world, including Matt Wilson, Dave Samuels, Ignacio Berroa, Bradley Simmons, Andy Narell, Ed Soph, and Michael Spiro. A dedicated musician, Mark has performed nationally in festivals, workshops, and concert events with groups such as Pandora's Box, The American Sinfonietta and the WSU Percussion Ensemble. His performance abilities have led to six recording projects, including Speak To Me with Pandora's Box and Windsong with Steve Houghton.