Sounds Between the Silence
Mark Justin currently heads his own jazz/ improvisational trio, Poetic Justice with Drew Hemwall on Drums and Nedra Wheeler on bass. He is a composer, keyboard artist, musical director, ensemble player, soloist, and eternal explorer in relentless pursuit of musical expression in the cultural gumbo of music. He has a wealth of music experience rooted in jazz, classical, blues, roots, and popular culture. Mark Justin enjoys musical relationships with some of the best the music world has to offer including Herbie Hancock, Bennie Maupin, Wayne Shorter, contemporary blues artist Kev' Mo', Chris Mostert w/ the Eagles, Bob Birch w/ Elton John, Craig Stull w/ King of the Hill, Brian Potter of Potter & Lambert and many other music stars. Mark Justin has scored countless films, including the History Channel's 'The Mighty Mississippi' a historical series for television, "The Other Side", a film which won the Grand Jury Award for Best Feature Film at Shriek Fest, and which also won Best Picture, Best Screenplay and Best Actor at IFFYNTX (Independent Film Festival of North Texas). He has composed music for games for Sony and has directed and written for many ensembles, including; '100 guitars', full orchestras, 17 piece big bands, and many small groups.