Mark Bennett was born and raised in Auckland. He was schooled at Rosmini College on the Shore and studied violin at both Auckland University and the Royal Academy of Music in London. He worked for several years as a London freelancer before taking up a position with the APO. Mark enjoys travelling, directing youth music ensembles, and running a violin teaching studio. In his spare time he can be found gardening or up a ladder fixing his old house.
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