A winner in Downbeat Magazine Critics and Readers Poll 2007-2017.
Check out Mark's new release "MY OTHER VOICE" featuring Vincent Herring, Ray Drummond, and Carl Allen. Additionally look for Mark's book "Skills For The Poetic Language Of Jazz Improvisation" a powerful and user friendly methodology into the language..
Sherman brings a deeply rooted post bop approach to a program of originals and standards that convincingly carry on the art form with a potent level of invigorating musicianship. His music is relentlessly energetic, hard charging, and brimming with incredible improvisations from his refined skills, and deep commitment to the art form itself.
Currently has served for 12 years on the faculty of The Juilliard School, CCNY, and The New York Jazz Workshop.