Mark Trammell

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Mark Trammell
GenresChristian
Years active1979 (1979)–present
Associated actsKingsmen Quartet
Cathedral Quartet
Greater Vision
Gold City
Mark Trammell Quartet
Notable instruments
Bass Guitar
 
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Mark Trammell
GenresChristian
Years active1979 (1979)–present
Associated actsKingsmen Quartet
Cathedral Quartet
Greater Vision
Gold City
Mark Trammell Quartet
Notable instruments
Bass Guitar

Mark Trammell (born 1959) played bass and was a part-time vocalist for Kingsmen Quartet from 1979 until 1980,[1] and he was the baritone vocalist and bass guitar with the Cathedral Quartet from 1980 through 1990.[2] After leaving the Cathedrals, he sang with Greater Vision from 1990 through 1993 and with Gold City from 1993 through 2002. He founded his own trio, the Mark Trammell Trio, in 2002. That trio became the Mark Trammell Quartet in January 0f 2010 when they added Pat Barker, formerly of the Dixie Echoes, to the group as their bass singer.

Mark has been named Southern Gospel's favorite baritone 5 times: 1983, 1988, 2000, 2001, and 2005 by the Singing News Fan Awards.

References

  1. ^ Anderson, Robert & North, Gail (1980) Gospel Music Encyclopaedia, Sterling, ISBN 978-0-8069-0174-9, p. 109
  2. ^ Goff, James R. (2002) Close Harmony: A History of Southern Gospel, University of North Carolina Press, ISBN 978-0-8078-5346-7, p. 252