Carlos Martinez

Style: Opera; Jazz; Folk; Gospel; Rock; Classical; Pop; Musical Theatre


Title: Vocal Instructor

Bio: Carlos Martinez (Mr. M), a native of San Antonio, Texas has been living in the New England area for 28 years.  An accomplished musician Mr. Martinez has both sung and traveled to many parts of the world singing and conducting opera. Mr. Martinez is a noted conductor in opera, band music and musical theater and is also a sought after choral clinician.  Mr. Martinez has directed the Classical Singers, a group of 26 young singers, who performed and toured England, Austria, Germany, New York City, New England, and participated in the Salzburg Festival. As an opera singer, Carlos performed as a bass in the United States and abroad.  Mr. Martinez has performed with Houston Grand Opera, Opera to Go in Houston, TX, San Antonio Opera Theatre, Opera Iowa, Des Moines Metro Opera and the St. Petersburg State Opera in Russia. Currently Mr. Martinez runs a successful private music studio in Manchester NH, is the Music (Band) Director for the Center Harbor Town Band. Mr. Martinez is also organist/choir director at Trinity Anglican Church in Rochester, NH and is currently adjunct faculty at the University of New Hampshire. Mr. Martinez was nominated for the Disney, Teacher Hand Award, honoring dedicated teachers in the public school system.  Mr. Martinez was twice the recipient of the Compass Award honoring teachers excelling in their field of expertise.  Mr. Martinez is currently a member of "Omicron Delta Kappa" an honor society.  Membership in Omicron Delta Kappa is one of the highest collegiate honors that can be awarded to an individual. In the spring of 2013 Mr. Martinez was a nominated for a Grammy for teaching excellence. The award entitled, The Grammy Music Educator Award goes to music teachers who have played a critical role in the development of music students in their schools and for the remarkable impact they have left on the community.

Voice Type: Bass

Music Styles Taught: Opera; Jazz; Folk; Gospel; Rock; Classical; Pop; Musical Theatre

Availability: I am available as a performer; I am currently accepting private students; I offer lessons in a group environment; I have a wait-list for private lessons; I am available as a clinician or presenter; I accept students through a college or university program

Contact Information


555 Canal Street, Suite #1607
Manchester, NH
USA 03101

TEL: (603)785-2921


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