Mark Jackobs joined The Cleveland Orchestra in 1993, after serving as a member of the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra. He has given recital and chamber music performances in Reinberger Chamber Hall at Severance Hall and with the Myriad Ensemble. An active festival musician, Mr. Jackobs has performed at summer festivals from Aspen to Kent/Blossom. A video audition is required from prospective Preparatory students.


  • Interlochen Arts Academy
  • BM, Eastman School of Music
  • AD, Cleveland Institute of Music
  • Teachers include Heidi Castleman, Rosemary Malocsay, William Preucil Sr. and Robert Vernon

Teaching Experience

  • Cleveland Institute of Music
  • Encore School of Strings