Originally from upstate NY, Mark has studied classical and jazz piano since the age of 5. He has a BM in Music Recording & Technology from Lebanon Valley College. He has worked as a pianist, composer, arranger and audio engineer.
On The Road
After graduating college, Mark worked at the American Music Theater in Lancaster, PA as keyboardist, organist and arranger for their original stage productions. In 2008, he joined the Baltimore-based Jam Band THE BRIDGE playing almost 200 shows a year and touring the world for 6 years. He has shared the stage with and performed alongside such acts as The Derek Trucks Band, Mike Gordon, Ivan Neville, Steve Kimock, Martin Sexton and others.
In The Studio
Brown has recorded hammond organ, piano, vintage keys and guitar for over 200 recording projects. Most notably, he recently recorded organ for pop artist Lewis Capaldi. Other credits include: Amy Banks (Jazz), Wess Cooke (Country), Faithless Town (Indie Rock), The Bridge (Jamband/Americana), The Groove Merchants (Blues Rock), Dan Wande (Hard Rock/Metal).
Mark has also worked as an audio engineer on over 100 projects including the TV show "Forensic Files". He has produced 6 albums and continues to compose and record music for his own band Hambone Relay. He currently resides in Los Angeles.