Martin is one of the most in demand piano and keyboard players in the north of England. Having graduated from Leeds College of Music with First Class Honours, Martin has been playing for well over 15 years and has a wealth of experience performing around the UK as both a soloist as well as within a number of ensembles.
Originally studying classical piano, Martin has a vast repertoire covering jazz, soul, funk, rock and popular music.
Influences include jazz musicians Larry Goldings, Jason Rebello, Robert Glasper, Terrance Blanchard through to pop rock artists including Bruce Hornsby, Booker T. Jones, The Roots. Blues musician Jon Cleary is also a very big influence along with countless others.