Mark Allen


Born in Bedford in 1963, Mark is an Ealing based Drummer and Percussionist, educator and freelance session musician. Mark started playing drums and percussion in 1981, and performed his first professional show in 1983. After 14 years of playing in many ‘originals’ bands he went to University to study properly in 1997.

Mark studied under Dr Francis Seriau at Drumtech for 2 years, then moved to the London College of Music (LCM) graduating in 2000 with a Bmus (hons), then in 2001 with a Masters and a Bachelors (hons) degree in Music. Mark was London College of Music’s Junior Drum teacher from 2003-15. and currently works in local State and Independent schools. You can probably find Mark in one of the many Musical Orchestra pits around London.