2019 DATES

 

 

17th January 2019

Soloist during the Al Ain Music Festival 2019

La Dolce Vita - Al Ain, UAE

25th January 2019

Workshop as part of the Al Ain Music Festival 2019

 

 

31st March 2019  

Soloist, euphonium recital 

Mazda Hall, Pune, India

25th May - 1st June 2019

Solo recital

International Tuba and Euphonium Conference

Iowa City, USA

17th June 2019

Guest soloist 

The Sunmarke School Gifted and Talented evening

July/August 2019

Possibility for private brass lessons in the UK, email to enquire.

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2018 DATES

Tuesday 16th January 2018

Solo performance, Global Village outside stage, Dubai, UAE

Performing with backing tracks:

You're Welcome - From Moana - arr. M Glover

Hummingbrrd - Steven Bryant

Nessun Dorma - Puccini

Wednesday 17th January 2018

Private gig with www.bavariancamels.com

Dubai, UAE

Friday 19th January 2018

Guest adjudicator for the CMA brass competition

JESS, Dubai, UAE

www.cmadubai.com/en/about

Friday 9th March 2018

Guest teacher, performer for the BSAK Abu Dhabi Brass day

Performing with www.bavariancamels.com

Abu Dhabi, UAE

Sunday 1st April 2018

Guest Euphonium Soloist

Performing the Asian premier of Zaidi Sabtu-Ramli's 'Euphoria!' Euphonium Concerto

Sound By Ourselves Wind Ensemble (SBOWE)

Conducted by Sung-Yueh Yang

Sponsored by Sterling Musical Instruments, UK

KHS Hall, New Taipei City

TAIWAN

There will be opportunities for private brass lessons if required, contact Mark for more details!

Sunday 29th July 2018

Guest of City Birmingham Brass Band

Stratford Bandstand 2:30pm, UK

Sunday 5th August 2018

Guest soloist, The Walsall Brass Band

Willenhall Park bandstand 2pm, UK

August 1st - 15th 2018

Opportunities for private lessons in the UK, contact Mark

September 20th 2018

Oktoberfest, Al Ain, UAE

Performing with The Bavarian Camels

October 21, 22, 23, 25, 26 2018

Guest performer with A.K. Radaydeh for his Sentimental Rage UAE CD launch tour

This is an exciting project which fuses Arabic and Western Styles

Full details TBC

13th November 2018

Guest soloist during a student recital evening

Dubai, UAE

Friday 23rd November 2018

Private performance, Cultural Stage, Fujairah, UAE

Sunday 16th December 2018

Guest with The Lion City Brass Band, Singapore

Wednesday 18th December 2018

Masterclass and solo recital. With Besson artist and SAF euphonium soloist Kang Chun Meng

Singapore

Opportunities for private lessons, get in touch if interested.

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2017 DATES

Sat 4th March 2017

Solo recital - Fringe Festival - Dubai

Details TBC

Sun 5th March 2017

Solo feature on 96.7 Phoenix Radio, Sunday Bandstand, hosted by Chris Helme

Friday 28th April 2017

Guest artist, teacher, soloist

Brass Bonanza

CMA Dubai

www.cmadubai.com

Places available for brass players of any age or ability

Sunday 10th September 2017

Photoshoot for The National newspaper

Dubai, UAE

Thursday 19th October 2017

Oktoberfest gig with The Bavarian Camels

www.bavariancamels.com

Al Ain, UAE

Friday 3rd November 2017

Brass Day, details TBC

Abu Dhabi, UAE

Wednesday 22nd November 2017

Guest soloist

Private recital night 

Dubai, UAE

December 15-21st 2017

Recording a new solo CD. The CD will be called 'Hustle' and will feature the piano version of Zaidi Sabtu-Ramli's 'Euphoria' Euphonium Concerto plus a selection of mostly new original music for the euphonium. More details to come!

Dubai, UAE

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2016 DATES 

 

 

3rd January 2016

 

Rehearsal with The Langley Band

UK

 

 

 

Sat 30th January 2016

 

Tongue (double/triple) masterclass

Hosted by West Winds and Bukit Batok CC

Free entry

This class is aimed at young brass players (any instrument) who want to improve or learn more advanced tongue techniques.

SINGAPORE

 

 

 

21st February 2016

 

Recital Performance

Jakarta, INDONESIA 

 

 

14th March 2016

 

Lion City Brass Band, conducted by Ignatius Wang

Schools concert featuring Mark as soloist.

 

 

15-17th April 2016

 

Solo recital and teaching

Kota Kinabalu, MALAYSIA

 

 

4th May 2016

 

Recital performance and teaching

St John's Cathedral

HONG KONG

 

 

 

Sun 15th May 2016

 

First official performance of the Lion City Brass Band

Featuring Mark as soloist.

YST Concert Hall

SINGAPORE

 

 

 

May 30 - June 4 2016

 

International Tuba and Euphonium Conference

Knoxville, USA

 

 

 

 

 

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2015 Events List

 

 

17th January 2015

 

United World College Brass Day

Workshops and performances

 

 

 

14/15 February 2015

 

Solo recital and teaching in Brunei.

 

 

 

6th March 2015

 

Guest judge

German European School Gold Concert

 

 

13-15 March 2015

 

Rehearsals with St Marys Band in Sydney, Australia

 

 

 

29th March 2015

 

Guest soloist with the West Winds Ensemble

Victoria Concert Hall, Singapore

Euphonium Concerto - "Euphoria!" by Malay composer, Zaidi Sabtu-Ramli

[CONCERT CANCELLED]

 

 

 

30th March - 7th April 2015

 

Australian Brass Band Championships

Sydney

Performing with St Mary's Band

 

 

 

30th May 2015

 

Brass day at the United World College, Singapore

Rehearsals, teaching and performances

 

 

 

5th June 2015

 

Ensemble Concert, Australian International School

AIS Brass ensemble performance, conducted by Mark

 

 

19th June - 14th Jul 2015.

 

Trip to UK, possibilities for private brass lessons, contact Mark via email.

Performing at The Pershore Midsummer brass festival on 4th July.

 

 

25th July 2015

 

Charity euphonium concert

SINGAPORE

4pm

Singapore Salvation Army, Bishan

 

 

11th August 2015

 

Private school event

Brass ensemble performance

German European School

SINGAPORE

 

 

 

2nd September 2015

 

Brass recital concert

Australian International School

SINGAPORE

A concert featuring Mark and his young students as soloists

 

 

 

23-27th September 2015

 

Rehearsing the Zaidi Sabtu-Ramli new euphonium concert0.

Brass masterclasses

Penang, MALAYSIA

 

 

8th October 2015

 

Guest judge for the Yong Siew Toh Conservatory of Music Brass, Wind, Percussion Concerto Competition first round.

SINGAPORE

 

 

10-14th October 2015

 

Guest soloist with The Green Brass Band, Bangkok, THAILAND (Concert on 13th)

Plus euphonium workshop (on 12th)

Kasetsart University

There will be opportunities for private lessons

 

 

 

25th October 2015

 

Guest soloist with The West Winds Ensemble, SINGAPORE

Victoria Concert Hall

5pm 

 

 

 

2-9th November 2015

 

World Premier of the Zaidi Sabtu-Ramli Euphonium Concerto "Euphoria!"

6th November

Conducted by the composer.

Teatro Vitoria, Sao Paulo, BRAZIL

www.bandahenriquemarques.com

 

 

 

3-6th December 2015

 

South East Asian Premier of the Zaidi Sabtu-Ramli Euphonium Concerto "Euphoria!"

Penang, MALAYSIA

Concert on 5th Dec, full details to come.

 

 

12-14 December 2015

 

Guest euphonium tutor

WBAS Youth Festival

SINGAPORE

 

 

 

19th December 2015

 

Guest soloist with The Audley Brass Band

Audley Methodist Church, UK