Genre: Latin, Jazz
Originally from Sept-Iles in Quebec, Marc Beaudin has been part of Alberta's vibrant music scene for a few years now.
A full-time professional musician, he is the driving force behind Edmonton's All-Stars party band, The Retrofitz & The Lean Machine.
Playing bass or guitar, Marc worked with one of Canada's best known singers, Alfie Zappacosta. He also shared the stage with Maria Schneider and Chucho Valdez. His latest CD "An evening at Sabor" recorded in only three days, features his trio: Luis Tovar - Percussion, Mike Lent - Acoustic bass and Marc playing nylon string guitar.
Compositions and musical arrangements of his have been recorded by artists such as Sandro Dominelli (Meet me in the Alley, Alvo Sessions)
Don Berner (Fortress of Solitude, Don Berner Sextet Live), Ronald Tremblay, Guy Hébert, Marc-André Letourneux.
Marc Beaudin is also involve in Edmonton's musical community being the new musical director for the Gateway Big Band. Also, he is part of "Cirque du Soleil" bank of artists.