Mark Phillips (Sax)
Mark is an Australian saxophonist, woodwind specialist and educator. Accomplished in both classical and jazz, Mark holds a Bachelor of Music Performance with Honors from the University of Melbourne and has been heard across Australia. He has performed live on classical radio, appeared with The Australian Army Band, The Victoria Police Showband, The Australian Cotton Club Orchestra and was principal reed player in the world premier season of ‘Strange Bedfellows’ with John Foreman. Arriving in New York in 2011, Mark has continued to study with world renown jazz artists including Vincent Herring, Will Vinson and Andrew Sterman. He maintains a busy performance schedule along the east coast, and has performed in support of international acts as diverse as Gavin Degraw and fellow Australian, Olivia Newton-John.