Marcus’ professional music career began as a teenager in the theatre pits in and around Nottingham/Derbyshire. He has played in countless professional musical productions including Les Misérables, Grease, Jesus Christ Superstar, Guys & Dolls and Little Shop of Horrors.
After working regularly for several years on the East Midlands music scene Marcus moved north to Leeds in order to further his career while studying Jazz at Leeds College of Music.
He is currently working on various exciting original projects and is a member of Nottingham-based trio ‘The Eclectic Band’ led by drummer Jonathan Curtis. Marcus also performs and tours extensively with pop artist Max Restaino and is a busy freelancer throughout the UK.
As well as this Marcus has worked with some heavyweights of the UK jazz scene including Julian Argüelles, Jamil Sheriff, Tim Giles and Ed Jones.
Marcus has been fortunate enough to study with and learn from some of the country’s best musicians and educators including Tom Rivière and Zoltan Dekany.