Mark Butler

Perfect for High School & University Performances

Exceptional Worship Concerts

Known For Exceptional Concert Starters and Closers!

"Mark Butler's work is a solid choice to create a crowd pleaser closing piece to any concert!"

Anthony G. Davis

Social Justice

When singing spirituals in a choir you join a chorus of voices that unite and stand for equality and experience a singularity of purpose.

Spirituals in Worship

A beautiful way to praise and worship God for all he does is through spiritual.

Spirituals in Education

Including spirituals in our observation of the 1800’s  supplies us with a large breadth of information to aid our understanding.

About the Mark Butler Collection

Mark Butler

Mark Butler, composer, conductor, pianist, baritone and music educator. Butler received his undergraduate degree in Music Education from Florida A&M University.  He holds a M.M.E degree from Florida State University and a Doctoral degree (DMA), in Choral Conducting from The American Conservatory of Music in Hammond, IND. Dr. Butler is Director of Choral Activities and Studies at Florida A&M University in Tallahassee, FL. 

In the Spring of 2017 Dr. Butler served as choirmaster for a performance of Verdi’s Requiem with the Tallahassee Symphony Orchestra along with the Florida A&M University Concert Chorale and Tallahassee Community Singers.  He has also conducted major works by Handel, Vivaldi and other great composers. In 2015 Butler was commissioned to serve as Composer in Residence and Vocal Consultant at the Grady Rayam Vocal Competition and Master Class series in Orlando, FL. 

Dr. Butler has served as Guest Conductor of the AASCA Music Festival in San Pedro Sula, Honduras and as a Conductor at the Florida Music Educators Conference with the FAMU Concert Choir presenting a performance and topic demonstration “Gospel Performance in the Choral Setting”. He is a member of the American Choral Directors Association, Music Educators National Conference, NATS, American Composer’s Forum and Omega Psi Phi Fraternity. Dr. Butler continues to serve as guest conductor /choral consultant and composer in residence for State and National Choral Events, Church Workshops, and other Musical involvements throughout the United States.