BME University of Northern Iowa
MM New England Conservatory
Brass Chamber Music
Mason City, Iowa native Mark Fisher is the assistant principal trombonist with the Lyric Opera of Chicago and serves the Santa Fe Opera as principal trombone. Fisher has performed with virtually every major ensemble in Chicago and as substitute with many of the nation's leading orchestras including the Chicago Symphony, Cleveland Orchestra, Detroit Symphony, Minnesota Orchestra and St. Louis Symphony. Also an accomplished euphoniumist, Mark is past prize winner of numerous international solo competitions and his solo CD Eufish continues to meet with worldwide acclaim.
Head of the trombone department at DePaul University, Mark has presented recitals and masterclasses throughout the U.S., Canada and Japan. He has served on the faculties of Northwestern University, the University of Michigan, Roosevelt University, Northern Illinois University and the Banff International Festival. Mr. Fisher is an honors graduate of both the University of Northern Iowa and the New England Conservatory of Music.