Mark Manduca has a B.S. degree from the University of Maine and a M.M. degree from Boston University. Mark plays regularly with the Portland Symphony Orchestra, the Portland Brass Quintet, and the Five Cylinders Jazz Band. He has backed up such artists as Clark Terry, Johnny Mathis, Bob Hope, Guy Lombardo, and Anne Murray. Mark teaches at the University of Southern Maine, Bowdoin College, and Bates College.