Mark Norris is a Kitchener-based cellist and private teacher. His students have won many scholarships and awards in the region; several have gone on to make music their career. His studio is located at The Beckett School, in a renovated factory space steps away from the historic Tannery buildings. He has been helping children, teens, and adults realize their musical potential at the school since 1991. Mark is active locally as a freelance orchestral musician and soloist, and is a founding member of the Amarone String Quartet.