About Mark Koons
Mark Koons is an instructor and performer in the Baltimore-Washington D.C. area. He is a graduate of Shenandoah Conservatory, where he participated in various jazz, classical, and pit orchestra ensembles. As an undergraduate Mark was selected to perform a study of music and culture in Morocco, where he performed in the Sahara Desert. In addition to various opportunities as a performer, he was a university tutor of music theory, elementary school class guitar instructor, and music program founder at the local Boys and Girls Club. Mark’s unique musical experiences have led him to construct a curriculum based around the interests of each individual student. He is currently a Master of Arts in Teaching graduate student at Loyola University Maryland.