Description

The warmth and humor of Mark Shelton combine with his percussion prowess to create a family-friendly concert experience that connects with audiences. Mark entertains (and educates) with his trademark high-energy style as he romps and stomps his way through an arsenal of percussion paraphernalia that can include marimba, doumbec, bones, bodhran, cajon, hammered dulcimer, handpan, and Handsonic. In his one-man show, Music From My Galaxy, Mark draws upon a background that includes classical, folk, pop, jazz, gospel, ethnic, and contemporary music to create an engaging collage ‘for the drummer in all of us.’ An experienced educator, Mark offers learning events that include percussion masterclasses, professional development sessions, school assembly programs, and drum circles. Photo by Zach Ashcraft.

Additional information

Discipline

Music

Contact name

Mark Shelton

Contact address

PO Box 293621 Lewisville TX 75029

Phone 1

214-507-6366

Phone 2

800-272-2249

Email

markshelton@verizon.net

Public performance

$450 – $1950

School performance

$250 – $750

Workshop fees

$250 – $975

Travel per diem lodging

$135 – $750

City

Lewisville

Website

https://www.marksheltonmusic.com

Special audiences

Festivals, Hands-on activities, Libraries, People with disabilities, Schools, Seniors

School audiences

Elementary, High, Middle, Pre-K

Venue size

Larger, Medium, Smaller, Unplugged

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