STEPHEN MARTIN, TRUMPET INSTRUCTOR
Stephen Martin, originally from Minneapolis, Minnesota, attended St.Olaf College and Bemidji State University for his undergraduate studies where he received his BA. Soon after the completion of his BA, he moved to Arizona for his graduate studies, and received his MM at Arizona State University. His Teachers have included Robert Dorer, Martin Hodel, Charles Lazarus, Delon Lyren, and David Hickman.
Stephen is an active freelance musician, he has performed with Doc Severinsen, Amy Grant and Micheal W. Smith, Steve Smith, Graham Breedlove, The Pheonix Chamber Brass, local theater companies, and has toured with La Chica Cumbia. Prior to living in Arizona, he performed regularly with the Musicians of the Minnesota Orchestra, and the Bemidji Symphony Orchestra. Along with this, he has performed as a featured soloist with various ensembles throughout Minnesota, performing works by Handel, Tartini, Telemann, and Vivaldi. In addition to performing, Stephen is an active educator and maintains a private studio.