BA (Hons), LGSM
Mark Armstrong was born in Newcastle-Upon-Tyne. He took a degree in Music at Oxford University and attended the Guildhall School of Music.
Mark works as a freelance jazz trumpeter, composer and teacher and also plays classical and baroque music in orchestras and recitals. Mark was nominated in the best trumpet category of the 2007 Ronnie Scott Jazz Awards and is a winner of the BBC Big Band Competition arranging prize. He also teaches in London and examines for the Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music.
Mark lives in South east London with his wife, conductor Elinor Corp and children Rosie and Henry.