Mark Sarnecki has studied music at the Royal Conservatory in Toronto, the Mannes College of Music, and the Manhattan School of Music in New York city. He has diplomas in piano performance, music theory, and jazz studies. Mark has performed as as a soloist and chamber musician throughout North America. He is the author of twelve text books on music theory used throughout the world for music study. These books are used in a variety of places, from the studios of private music teachers, to Ivy league college classrooms for university level study.