Mark DeMull is a dynamic young percussionist, with a wide breadth of experiences as a performer and educator. He has established himself as an orchestral player, chamber musician, soloist, and teaching artist. Mark's musical career in Michigan, where he was a faculty member at Alma College and Saginaw Valley State University. During that time, he presented concerts and masterclasses across the Midwest, captivating audiences with his unique programs, which include ambient music, audience interaction, and fresh takes on classic repertoire. Mark is also active as an orchestral percussionist, and has performed with the Grand Rapids Symphony, the Richmond Symphony Orchestra, and the Virginia Symphony, among others.
Equally versed in chamber music, Mark is a member of the newly-formed trio MITT3N Percussion, which recently began a series of performances and residencies across the country. He is a passionate advocate of contemporary music, and has been involved in commissions from composers James Wood, Alejandro Viñao, and Justin Rito.
Mark presently holds faculty positions at the University of Baltimore and York College of Pennsylvania. He studied at Alma College and Michigan State University, and is currently finishing a DMA at the Peabody Conservatory, where he studied with Robert van Sice.