- MM, Clarinet, University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music
- BM, Clarinet, Capital University
First Year at Xavier University:
Eugene Marquis is a professional musician living in Cincinnati, Ohio. He earned the Bachelor of Music degree from Capital University in Columbus, Ohio; his Master’s degree is from the Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music, and he counts David Hite, Robert Marcellus, Richard Waller, Emil Schmachtenberg, and Carmine Campione among his principal teachers. He has played with the Cincinnati Symphony and the Cincinnati Opera Orchestra for nearly 30 years, and with the Cincinnati Ballet Orchestra since 1975. Marquis is an orchestral and studio woodwind doubler on 17 instruments and has played backup for an impressive roster of pop and jazz greats and for countless Broadway shows wind parts.