Double bassist Marc Facci, a native of the New York City area, has lived in Tulsa since 1990 when he joined the Tulsa Philharmonic as Associate Principal Double Bass. Currently, Marc is Principal Bass for the Tulsa Symphony as well as the Tulsa Opera Orchestra. Mr. Facci has been a longtime faculty member and performer at the Eastern Music Festival in Greensboro, North Carolina and will complete his twenty-ninth season there this coming summer. Prior to coming to Tulsa, Marc was a member of the Knoxville Symphony for four years and a member to the Florida Orchestra in Tampa, Florida for two seasons. In addition to his performing responsibilities, Marc is the Music Librarian for the Tulsa Symphony, the Eastern Music Festival and the acclaimed Grammy awarded All Star Orchestra. Marc holds a Bachelor of Science in Music Education from the State University of New York at Fredonia and Masters of Applied Music from the College Conservatory of Music at the University of Cincinnati.