Mark Hardison Garbett





Composer Mark Hardison Garbett began his musical career as a classically trained pianist. Hailing from Salt Lake City, Utah, Mark has always been inspired by the grandeur of the American West, its beauty reflected in his earliest piano compositions.

His band, The Moth & The Flame has achieved international success, touring with Imagine Dragons and Weezer, and have had 3 songs in the Billboard Top 30. Two of their singles were recently featured in 13 Reasons Why, and EA Sport's NBA 2K17 for Playstation.

With a Masters in Music specializing in Film Composition from the renowned University of Southern California, Mark has kicked off his career writing for VR, video games, and various short films.



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