Music Faculty and Staff

Fritz Martin

String Bass, Electric Bass, and Music Technology

herbert.martin@hindscc.edu
Reeves Hall, Room 119
601-672-5853
Music Industry Information
  • B.S. University of North Texas

  • Apple Certified Technician

Fritz Martin holds a Bachelors degree in Music Composition from the University of North Texas, where he graduated Magna Cum Laude and was a Presser Award candidate, graduating 2nd highest in his class. He studied music composition with Larry Austin and Martin Mailman. Fritz studied String Bass with Dr. Edward Rainbow and played in the world famous University of North Texas Lab Band. He is a professional Jazz musician and has toured throughout the world performing.

Fritz holds technical certifications in Apple Macintosh hardware and software and currently is a “Genius” in the Apple Corporation. He has extensive knowledge in the field of Music Technology, Music Production, and Computer Music.

Fritz has recorded and performed with artists such as Bobby Blue Bland, The Williams Brothers, Johnny Taylor, G.C. Cameron, Dorothy Moore, Peggy Scott, Joe Simon, and many other Jazz, R&B, Blues, and Gospel artists.

Original Discography:

“Bent Around Corners” (1988) Parallax Records

“Cardboard Nimbus” (1992) Parallax Records

Over 40 Jazz Pieces published

19 Orchestral works published