Glenn Martin teaches Music Theory, Trombone, and Music Technology, at Cumberland
University in Lebanon, Tennessee. He is active as a composer, arranger, jazz
trombonist and clinician, and has had compositions or arrangements performed by the United
States Marine Band, The Modern Jazz Tuba Project, The Tennessee All Mid-State Jazz Band,
and by school and college groups throughout the U.S. He has had pieces published by
CPP/Belwin-Warner Brothers, R.B.C. Music, The T.U.B.A. Press, and Jazz Anyone
Publications. He has an M.M. in Theory-Composition from Northeast Louisiana
University and a B.S. in Music Education from Tennessee Technological University. He
has also done graduate work at The University of Georgia and North Texas State University.
Mr. Martin taught instrumental music at the secondary level for twelve
years, directing superior rated concert, marching and jazz bands. He has
taught Jazz Combo, Music Theory and Music History courses at Tennessee State
University, and taught Jazz Improvisation as a part of his graduate work at North Texas
State University, under the tutelage of the late Rich Matteson.
Cumberland University Jazz Band Performance
for Wilson Co. All-County Band, February 24, 2012.
Band Concert, conducted by Glenn Martin, Fine Arts Center, Monday, November
22nd, 2010 - 7:00 P.M.
Casters used as background music in PBS Production, Tuba U: Basso Profundo, featuring Winston
Morris and the Tennessee Tech Tuba Ensemble.
Cumberland University Faculty Jazz Quartet
- Grand Opening - Phoenix Plaza Arts Complex Oct. 28, 2009
Instructor, Finale PrintMusic Courses - Oct. 15-29
- Nov. 12-Dec. 17 - Nashville Jazz Workshop
Adjudicator, Colt Marching Classic, October 18,
Glencliff High School, Nashville, TN
Arete' - Performance, Saturday, Nov. 17,
2007, with the TTU Trombone Choir and Joseph
Alessi, Principal Trombone, New York Philharmonic
Glenn Martin Quartet, Sunday,
August 19, 2:00-4:00 PM, Community Stage, Wilson Co. Fair, Lebanon, TN
Arêté premiered at The Eastern
Trombone Workshop, March 22, 2007 by Josh Hauser and the TTU Trombone Choir
Glenn Martin Quartet - September 21 - Jazz
at the Watertown Train Station
The Pearl Casters &
Valvin' On A Riff published by R.B.C.
Music, Fall '06 (and other sound clips)
Passacaglia and Fughetta premiered by the TSU
Tuba Ensemble, April 6, 2006
Fanfare and Dialogue
premiered by the Cumberland University Brass Quintet, Nov. 6, 2003
The Pearl Casters performed
by the 2003 All Middle Tennessee First Jazz Band (mp3 of midi file)
Glenn Martin -Bio -Jazz Trombone - Arranger - Composer
Available for jazz clinics, workshops and performances - jazz
Tuba Ensemble Compsitions - Jazz Tuba Compositions - Original
Jazz Band Compositions