MAR-SCHELL'S MUSIC TEACHERS
Styles: Rock, Folk, Classical, Blues, Country, Jazz
Musical Education: Mennonite Brethren College, London College of Music - Registry of Guitar Teachers
While running Mar-Schell's Music, Mark studied music at Mennonite Brethren College. He has since been certified through the London College of Music (Registry of Guitar Tutors). Mark has over 30 years experience in music instruction, performance and the business of music. Mark's performance resume is extensive and includes classical guitar performances at weddings, as a solo act on acoustic guitar at Rumor's Comedy Club and various other venues.
As well, since the age of 15, Mark has played in a variety of bands covering many musical genres. Some of these bands include: Blacksmith, 2 Bit Sally, Playin' Jane, Texas T's, Whacked, Bob Lablah, Mystery Train and the Tune Raiders. He also currently fronts an all-acoustic group, The Campfire Junkies. The band consists mainly of his guitar students and performs at many local events and venues including senior homes, hospitals, Winnipeg Goldeye games, corporate and private parties. Money raised from these events is donated to local charities.
"For me, the best of times are jamming with friends and family. I want to continue to bring that joy of music to others by inspiring them to express their creative potential."