Mark Hamilton performs jazz, latin, pop and klezmer music on trombone, electric bass, steel drum, piano and percussion. He has appeared in Itzhak Perlman’s klezmer projects, In the Fiddler's House and Eternal Echoes and performed with Itzhak on The Late Show with David Letterman.
Mark is on the jazz faculty at Wellesley College and is the former Instrumental Music Director at a fancy Massachusetts independent school where his bands consistently won top honors at the International Association of Jazz Educator's festivals.
Both an arranger and composer, Mark specializes in klezmer and jazz music for concert bands and other ensembles. He created hamiltunes.org in order to publish this music and make it available for school and adult bands.
A proud graduate of New England Conservatory and the University of Delaware, Mark is also a founding member of the ensembles Brass Planet and ¡Klezperanto!