Mark graduated with a Bachelor's in Flute performance with Honours Distinction from the Yong Siew Toh Conservatory of Music (YSTCM). He was privileged to be under the tutelage of Mr. Jin Ta, Principal Flutist of the Singapore Symphony Orchestra (SSO), Mr. Evgueni Brokmiller, Associate Principal Flutist of the SSO, Dr. Cheryl Lim and Ms. Wang Tong.
He has participated in masterclasses held by distinguished flutists such as Mathieu Dufour (Berlin Philharmoniker), Michael Cox (BBC Symphony Orchestra), Hansgeorg Schmeiser (Wiener Kammerorchester) and Britta Jacob (Deutsch Radio Philharmonie); to name a few. He is eager to hone his skills further as a musician, constantly learning and improving beyond graduation, along with any opportunities his musical path offers.
Apart from classical music, he indulges in many other genres as there is importance in experiencing and understanding a wide variety of music and art. A particular favourite of his is the combination of comedy and music of which he has several arrangements for an assortment of chamber music.