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Mark O'Connor first knew that he wanted to be a violinist at the age of 11 in Seattle, having already played the guitar since age 6. Soon after, he began taking lessons fromthe legendary Texas fiddler Benny Thomasson. By age 14 he had won 3 national fiddling championships. After graduating high school, Mark toured the festival circuit and made a ... See full bio »

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Known For

The Patriot Music Department
Holes Music Department
The Wild Music Department
The Company Soundtrack


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 2018 Paterno (TV Movie) (musician: violin)
 2009 The National Parks: America's Best Idea (TV Mini Series documentary) (music performer - 1 episode)
- The Scripture of Nature: 1851-1890 (2009) ... (music performer)
 2007 The War (TV Mini Series documentary) (musician - 7 episodes)
- A World Without War: March 1945 - September 1945 (2007) ... (musician: violin)
- The Ghost Front: December 1944 - March 1945 (2007) ... (musician: violin)
- FUBAR: September 1944 - December 1944 (2007) ... (musician: violin)
- Pride of Our Nation: June 1944 - August 1944 (2007) ... (musician: violin)
- A Deadly Calling: November 1943 - June 1944 (2007) ... (musician: violin)
 2006 The Wild (musician: violin)
 2003 Holes (musician: violin)
 2000 The Patriot (musician: violin solos)
 1990-1993 American Music Shop (TV Series) (composer - 8 episodes)
- Vince Gill/Danny Gatton/Albert Lee (1993) ... (composer: show theme 'Bowtie')
- Chet Atkins/Cheryl Wheeler/Michael Johnson (1992) ... (composer: show theme 'Bowtie')
- Chet Atkins/Jerry Reed/Suzy Bogguss (1992) ... (composer: show theme 'Bowtie')
- Ricky Skaggs/Albert Lee (1991) ... (composer: show theme 'Bowtie')
- Willie Nelson/Shelby Lynne (1991) ... (composer: show theme 'Bowtie')
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Has recorded numerous solo albums for violin, guitar and mandolin. See more »

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