Mark Miller earned a Doctorate of Musical Arts in bass trombone performance, with an emphasis in music education from the University of Southern California. As an active freelancer, he recently performed as a guest artist with the Idyllwild Arts Orchestra, the Brentwood Westwood Symphony Orchestra, and the Santa Monica Symphony Orchestra. Previously he was the bass trombonist of the American Youth Symphony, and he has also performed with the Colburn Orchestra and the San Luis Obispo Symphony.
Miller is the interim band director and trombone instructor at Pasadena City College. He was a soloist and clinician for the Roy Main Brass Festival at Cuesta College in 2015 and has presented master classes throughout California, Colorado and Texas.