Mark Castro has been teaching very successful students for decades, with a style and knowledge that surpasses expectations. As a teacher and musician, Mark continuously studies, reviews, practices, and adds to his own vast knowledge of music.
Mark toured for Island and Atlantic records with the great reggae band Inner Circle and is the featured guitarist on their album “Something So Good”. Mark has opened for other great guitarists including Robin Trower, Ronnie Montrose, Roy Buchanan, and many more. Mark has also performed with Latin Legends, Jorge Santana and Richard Bean, of Malo. (Suavecito); with The Mark Castro Band opening the show.
Mark and his band recently performed for Guitar Player Magazine’s Live Concert in September of 2009 in Livermore, which featured only the best guitarists in the Bay area. A new compilation album, Reggae Grow, includes the re-released recording of When a Man Loves a Woman, which features Mark on guitar.