Classical Guitar and Renaissance Lute, for Weddings, Parties, Corporate Functions, Concerts, Medieval Banquets and Re-enactments
Mark read music at Bath Spa University (B.A. Hons.) under the guidance of Tom Kerstens and performs regularly on both the Classical Guitar and Renaissance Lute.
Recent performances include a recital of John Dowland Lute songs and solos at the Marlborough Summer School, a concert featuring Benjamin Britten folk songs at the Malmesbury Festival, a recital of Classical Guitar duets in the Wyvern Theatre, a recital of Lute songs at St George’s Hall Bristol with the poet Ian McMillan and a performance of Concierto de Arenjuez with North Wiltshire Symphony Orchestra.
He has played at the WOMAD Festival, played incidental music on the Lute whilst Eddie Redmayne read a Shakespeare Sonnet at Beaulieu Abbey and broadcast live on Mike Read’s BBC radio show. Television appearances include James May’s ‘Man Lab’ and ‘The Only Way is Essex’ where Mark featured as a Tudor Minstrel!