Celebrating Lady Day @ Lincoln Center, April 10-12, 2015

Celebrating Lady Day @ Lincoln Center, April 10-12, 2015

Peter will be pianist and musical director for Jazz at Lincoln Center’s “Celebrating Lady Day” at Rose Theater on April 10 & 11, 2015: MORE INFO At the centennial of Billie Holiday’s birth, we celebrate a jazz singer of monumental innovation....
Brewer, Martin To Debut Work At 9/11 Commemoration

Brewer, Martin To Debut Work At 9/11 Commemoration

By ERICA SMITH Christine Brewer Credit Christian Steiner   Soprano Christine Brewer, jazz pianist Peter Martin and jazz vocalist Denise Thimes will perform Sunday with ensembles from various faith communities in an annual 9/11 commemoration concert. AUDIO LINK...
Newport jazz comes to the Sheldon

Newport jazz comes to the Sheldon

By Calvin Wilson Even if you’re not into jazz, chances are you’ve heard of the Newport Jazz Festival, an annual summer event that became legendary for showcasing some of the genre’s biggest names. The gathering in the resort town of Newport, R.I., also set the...
The Real Ambassadors

The Real Ambassadors

Pianist Peter Martin will lead the first-ever New York staging of Dave Brubeck’s rarely-heard masterwork The Real Ambassadors on April 11-12, 2014 in The Allen Room as part of Jazz at Lincoln Center’s Dave Brubeck Festival. For more information on the program,...
KSDK Feature (Ch. 5 NBC)

KSDK Feature (Ch. 5 NBC)

By Heidi Glaus ST. LOUIS (KSDK) - To say music was just in Peter Martin’s blood would be a bit of an understatement. “My mother is a world-renowned Suzuki violin teacher. My dad plays piano and viola. He played in the St. Louis Symphony for many...