Elvis Presley Tribute act Clayton Mark was born in New York City and from an early age he was surrounded by musical and theatrical influences, At the young age of five Elvis Presley Tribute act Clayton Mark learnt to play the saxophone and various other instruments, but a meeting at the age of eight with the great Louis Armstrong persuaded him that the trumpet was the instrument for him.
When Elvis Presley Tribute act Clayton Mark was ten his family moved to Las Vegas and he continued to study the trumpet under the tuition of a former trumpet player with the Glenn Miller Band. He began with his first band at the age of six and from the age of fifteen performed at night in hotels on the famous Las Vegas Strip; it was during this period that he discovered his talent for impersonating singers such as Elvis Presley, Johnny Mathis, Neil Diamond and many others.
Elvis Presley Tribute act Clayton Mark moved toLos Angelesin 1983 and continued to work on improving his own voice and increasing his list of impressions whilst working in recording studios. He became particularly interested in Elvis Presley and began working on the voice and mannerisms and in 1986 began performing his “Memories of Elvis Presley” During this period he also appeared in two movies inLos Angelesas Elvis, and received good reviews for his appearance and acting abilities.
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