Marcus Redden is a horn player and composer in Indianapolis, IN. In Indianapolis and the surrounding area, Marcus leads an active freelance career as a frequent studio musician and a sub with the Indianapolis Symphony and Chamber Orchestras, as well as the Owensboro Symphony and Evansville Philharmonic. Previously, Marcus held the fourth horn position with the Jalisco Philharmonic Orchestra in Guadalajara, Mexico. Marcus has performed at the Royal College of Music in Stockholm, Sweden, at Palacio de Bellas Artes in Mexico City, Mexico, at The International Cervantino Festival in Guanajuato, Mexico, and has been invited to serve as teacher and artist in residence at the Vietnam National Academy of Music in the Vietnamese capital, Hanoi. Marcus can be heard on the soundtracks for the Disney On Ice productions of Moana and The Avengers, on Tennessee-based artist Natalie Prass’ self-titled album, and Richmond local Bryce McCormick’s album Let It Go. As the newest member of the Skylark Quartet, Marcus looks forward to the challenging and exciting ventures that lay ahead. As a composer, Marcus enjoys writing in a variety of styles ranging from contemporary avant-garde to consonant, adventuresque works for horn ensemble. Marcus’ music has been performed worldwide across North and South America and Europe. Outside of music, Marcus is a Reiki Master and enjoys spending time with his cats and his husband, eating Thai food, and reading science fiction.