Dance Accompanist (Percussion)
Multi-percussionist Mark Katsaounis brings together drumming traditions from across the globe to create a fresh and unique sound. Currently based in New York City, Mark has immersed himself in its musical diversity and become an acclaimed musician across many styles of music. His experiences range from playing in concert halls and theater pits to dance studios and clubs. Mark has had the pleasure to perform with percussionist Glen Velez, Percussion Group/Cincinnati, Ethos Percussion Group, Orchestra of St. Luke’s, Limbs Percussion Duo, Sheba Ensemble, Indian Dancer/Storyteller Rajika Puri, and Rhythm Vocalist Lori Cotler. Additionally, he has been heard on live television and radio broadcasts in the U.S and Mexico. An active modern dance accompanist, Mark can be heard creating music for dance at Marymount Manhattan College, The Ailey School, American Ballet Theatre as well as master classes with choreographer David Parsons.