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Mark Williams has over 40 years' professional experience as a guitarist, teacher, recording artist and composer, and it's demonstrated on every performance. Career highlights include live radio broadcasts from Los Angeles and concert performances with the Mansfield Symphony Orchestra, as well as extensive work in night clubs, for fashion shows and wedding ceremonies throughout Ohio. Mark currently appears regularly at the Buckeye Lake Yacht Club and the John Glenn International Airport.

Mark performs as a soloist on the 7 string electric-acoustic guitar custom built by legendary guitar maker J Thomas Davis. The tones of the instrument extend well into the bass range. Booking Mark for your event is like hiring both a guitarist and a bass player for the price of one! Be sure to check out the music videos of BREEZIN, AND I LOVE HER and Michelle on this site to hear Mark on this remarkable and unique musical instrument!

Mark was featured on 6 and 7 string guitars as well as an arranger on saxophone legend Chuz Alfred's recording A COLLECTION OF JAZZ FAVORITES FOR THE YOUNG AT HEART, of which over 16,000 units were sold.

Long considered Central Ohio's finest solo guitarist, Mark Williams creates the perfect musical environment for all occasions!


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JUST JAZZ GUITAR Magazine called his most recent 7 string solo guitar recording “A real gem”. THE COLUMBUS DISPATCH wrote his music “swings from crisp bluesy numbers to nimble jazz workouts”. Fritz the Nite Owl noted his “moving, thought- provoking, mood-inducing music - played superbly, with a gentle swing throughout.” JAZZ IMPROV Magazine wrote “Mark's jazz playing stands out...he far exceeds expectations in his treatment of chord-melody”. THE LONG BEACH (California) SEABREEZE noted “Mark Williams adds a unique, soft ambiance.”

Albums

Album Winter Night Suite by Mark Williams

Winter Night Suite

Jaymar Records
1993

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