Marcus’ professional music career began as a teenager in the theatre pits in and around Nottingham/Derbyshire. 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 has been a part various exciting original projects such as Leeds-based contemporary jazz trio ‘Fluid Puzzle’ and Nottingham-based trio ‘The Eclectic Band’, recording and performing diligently on the creative music scene. Marcus also performs with pop artist Max Restaino, having toured extensively supporting names such as Westlife’s Shane Filan, Peter Andre and Tears For Fears.
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.