Mark Foster || Co-Conductor, Youth Percussion Orchestra
Mark Foster joined ESYO in 1987 and currently serves as ESYO Youth Percussion conductor. A graduate of the Eastman School of Music, Mark is a member of the Percussive Arts Society (PAS), Vic Firth Education and Hudson Music Teacher Integration Programs. In addition to his role at ESYO, Mark is a percussionist with the Albany Symphony Orchestra, and maintains a private percussion studio in Glenmont. Mark is widely respected as one of the premier drum set players in the region.