Member Profile: Ed
Ed Martin is an award-winning composer whose music has been performed at events such as the ISCM World New Music Days, the World Saxophone Congress, the Seoul International Computer Music Festival, and International Computer Music Conferences. His works have been performed throughout the U.S. by ensembles such as the Minnesota Symphony Orchestra, Ear Play, the Empyrean Ensemble, the Synchromy Ensemble, and duoARtia. His music is recorded on the Mark, Centaur, innova, Parma, Emeritus, and SEAMUS labels and has received awards from the Percussive Arts Society, Musical Amoeba, the Electro-Acoustic Miniatures International Contest, and the Craig and Janet Swan Composer Prize for orchestral music. Martin holds degrees from the University of Illinois (DMA), University of Texas (MM), and the University of Florida (BM). He was co-host of the 2012 Society for Electro-Acoustic Music in the U.S. National Conference and serves on the board of directors of the Wisconsin Alliance for Composers. He is Associate Professor of Music at the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh where he teaches music theory and composition. Visit www.edmartincomposer.com for more information.