Mark holds degrees in music theory and composition from Yale, the University of Illinois, and Princeton. A multifaceted musician with wide-ranging musical interests, he is deeply committed to promoting among performers, audiences, and students the joys of musical discovery.
Course Title: Preparing to Hear Mitsuko Uchida Perform Schubert (Spring Term 2019)
"Mark has such passion for music and teaching. He was so prepared for the class. His visuals were very good and he was right on with playing the music from Spotify. Mark was welcoming and no question or comment was looked down upon."
"Mark Nelson was a wonderful teacher. His expertise combined with enthusiasm made for a wonderful course."