Mark Newcomer received his B.S. degree in Accounting from Bob Jones University in 2011. During his time there, he accompanied brass, string, vocal, and woodwind student lessons and performance including NATS student auditions. He studied choral accompaniment under Warren Cook, D.M.A., and has a wide range of experience as an accompanist for private instruction, recitals, and various stage productions. Mr. Newcomer joined The Virginia Choristers as the Touring Choir accompanist in January 2017. He now serves as rehearsal accompanist for Touring Choir and Verisimo, and provides performance accompaniment for all ensembles.