From Mark Gus Scott
MARK GUS SCOTT
Musician - Producer - Composer
"Christmas Miracle" - Release Date: Thanksgiving 2017
The latest pop-classical solo effort from Mark Gus Scott entitled "Christmas Miracle" will be released on Thanksgiving 2017. The seven song collection will feature four traditional Christmas songs; "Little Drummer Boy", "Silent Night", "O Holy Night" and "Silent Night - Reprise Horns", two original composition entitled "Symphony of Christmas Eve / SilverFox Symphony" and "A Gift From God" as well as Franz Schubert's "Ave Maria".
All proceeds from the 1st single, "Ave Maria" will be donated to Hope 4 Kids International.
A long-standing member of the philanthropic community, Mark Gus Scott continues his charitable crusade by joining forces with arguably the greatest charity to make an impact around the world, Hope 4 Kids International. All proceeds from "Ave Maria", the first single from his latest solo effort, "Christmas Miracle", will be donated to providing hope and helping dreams come true for some very special children all around the world.
"As an individual who has been so fortunate to achieve a life-long dream, I truly recognize the value, importance and impact it can have on the life of a child." exclaims Mark. "I dedicate "Ave Maria" to the children who lose sight of hope, who believe their dreams will never come true, who believe that their lives are over. Together through Dignity, Health, Joy and Love, we can all give them a life-changing surprise! I thank Hope 4 Kids International for all of their insight and efforts in making this world a better place. It has been a privilege to join them in their quest to enrich the well-being of children all around the world. This Christmas, I urge you to join me in a call to action to make a difference."
To learn more about Hope 4 Kids International and join the fight in making change all around the world, visit www.Hope4KidsInternational.org
As the wild and charismatic drummer for the internationally renowned rock band "Trixter", Mark “Gus” Scott has sold well over 3 million albums worldwide, he has accumulated an extremely large press book, but most importantly... He has played his drums in front of millions of people around the world (and harder than most)! Other major accomplishments include Three #1 Videos on MTV (15 weeks at #1), Four “Top 20” AOR Radio Hits as well as a “Top 40” Album on the Billboard Charts (#26).
Trixter toured extensively in the United States, Canada and Japan in support of their major label releases. They have performed live in arenas with crowds up to 30,000 people, in addition to appearing live on television and radio. The tours have included such rock superstars as: Kiss, The Scorpions, Poison, Warrant, Slaughter, Great White, Firehouse, Faster Pussycat, as well as many MTV and movie personalities. Mark attained much notoriety, largely in part to network television appearances, three #1 videos on MTV and hundreds of worldwide publications and periodicals. Mark also holds several major musical endorsements including Pearl Drums, Zildjian Cymbals, Gibraltar Hardware, LP, RT and Ahead Drumsticks.
As a member of the Hollywood/NY All-Stars, Mark participated in countless charity events, as well as making personal appearances with President Donald Trump, Treat Williams, Jack Scalia, Jason Gedrick, Gregory Harrison and Regis Philbin.
While just a sophomore in high school, Mark received the NAJE Special Citation for Musical Excellence and was granted admission to the University of Hartford’s Hartt School of Music. He attended three summers studying piano, drums, trumpet and a curriculum that included jazz, classical, chamber music, rock, music theory and composition. Mark also put his knowledge to use not only as a musician/songwriter, but also touring high schools and colleges throughout the country as a guest lecturer, teaching and promoting his drum instructional video and teaching method, “Rock Solid”.
Mark's Solo EP "Christmas Miracle" is scheduled for release on Thanksgiving 2017! ALL PROCEEDS from the first single, "Ave Maria", will be donated to Hope 4 Kids International. "Ave Maria" single release - October 2017.