Mark Boling is a jazz guitarist, teacher, composer, author and collaborator with drummer Keith Brown and bassist Rusty
Holloway in the Boling, Brown, & Holloway trio. He has also performed and recorded with pianist Donald Brown, the Knoxville Jazz Orchestra, and South
African saxophonist Zim Ngqawana.
Evidence (MaBO Music 2000), Boling's first recording as a leader, documents the Boling, Brown and Holloway (BBH) trio in a set of ten jazz standards and two original tunes. Evidence was featured as an outstanding recording by a
southern artist on the syndicated Jazz South radio program in 2002. The BBH trio is augmented by Carlos Fernandez (percussion), Donald Brown (piano), and Zim Ngqawana (saxophone) on Tune Me (MaBO Music 2004).
Boling is author of Creative Comping Concepts for Jazz Guitar (Mel Bay), The Jazz Theory
Workbook (Advance Music), Elements of the Jazz Language software (CPP/Belwin), and
Curriculum for Aural Training software