While attending the University of Miami School of Music, he studied with jazz educator Jerry Coker. While in Miami he also became friends with Jaco Pastorius and performed with Bakers Dozen. Egan has released six albums as a leader, the most recent being Truth Be Told, featuring drummer Vinnie Colaiuta, saxophonist Bill Evans and pianist Mitchel Forman. With Elements, the group that he co-leads with Danny Gottlieb, he has released 10 recordings. He has also created three music videos: "Om Yoga & Meditation", "Music on the Edge", and "Bass Workshop", a bass instructional video.
He has appeared on the soundtracks of movies including Two Moon Junction, Object of My Affection, You've Got Mail and The Color of Money. Mark is also featured on Drummer Ken Serio's 2007 release- Live... In The Moment. He recorded an album, Urge, with trumpeter Forrest Buchtel, Jr., featuring, among other things, composed and recorded the theme from "CNN Headline News." As a leader: * Mosaic * Touch of Light * Beyond Words * Freedom Town * As We Speak * Truth Be Told With Elements: * Elements * Elements Forward Motion * Illumination * Liberal Arts * Spirit River * Blown Away * Far East Volume 1 * Far East Volume 2 * Untold Stories * Wouldn't It Be Nice-Tribute to Brian Wilson Read more on Last.fm.
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