Mark Unruh - Guitar, Banjo, Mandolin Teacher

Mark Unruh is an experienced instrumentalist who brings a down-home approach to his technique and teaching. He covers a variety of musical styles including bluegrass, classical, jazz, blues, rock, and ragtime.

An established performer, Mark has shared the stage with folk and blues legend David Bromberg, folk musicians Jay Unger and Molly Mason, jazz saxophonist Chucky C of New Orleans, country singer Tammy Wynette, and banjoist Steve Lutke. He has performed with numerous local bands, including The Blue Corn Dawgs (bluegrass), Pangea (world music), Ten Spiders (fusion rock), and is a current member of The Brandywine Guitar Quartet (originals, classical, jazz, folk).

In 2005, Mark received the Delaware Division of the Arts' Individual Artist Fellowship for his achievements in folk music.