Austin Martinez is a trombonist from Abilene, Tx. He is currently active in the Dallas/Fort Worth Area Metroplex as a performer, arranger/composer, educator, audio/video engineer and photographer.
From an early start Austin has been performing with some of the Jazz Greats, including Pete De Siena, Tom "Bones" Malone, Lenny Pickett, Wayne Bergeron and Steve Wiest with the Wylie High School Jazz Band. While living in Abilene in his youth he studied Jazz and Classical music from many educators including Luke McMillan, Guy Gamble, Jeff Cottrell and the late Mark Wilcox.
Austin is currently attending the University of North Texas as an undergraduate attaining a degree in Jazz Studies.
He has been contracted by RWS Entertainment Group out of NYC to perform at Theme Parks across the country. His professional work has also included Cover Bands around the DFW area as well as his Jazz Small Group. He has also played the UNT Latin Lab Band, UTubes, Zebras, and 3 O'Clock Lab Band
Austin has given lessons to students of all ages in the Abilene and Dallas/Ft Worth area.
Austin is available for gigs, private parties, weddings, recording sessions, lessons, and other musical services. To get in touch with him, visit the BOOK & HIRE tab.