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College of Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences

Lamont School of Music

Newman Center for the Performing Arts


Joseph Martin, DA

Joseph Martin

Associate Professor, Conducting
Director, Lamont Wind Ensemble

Newman Center for the Performing Arts, Room 400B
[email protected]

Dr. Joseph Martin is Director of the Lamont Wind Ensemble, and heads the Lamont Chamber Wind Program. Dr. Martin frequently appears as Guest Conductor and Clinician in local Honor Bands and Festivals and has conducted ensembles for International conferences hosted at the University of Denver. As Assistant Professor at the Lamont School of Music, University of Denver, Dr. Martin is Co-Chair of the Brass Department.

Dr. Martin's professional brass playing includes principal trombone/euphonium with the Denver Brass, trombonist with the Aries Brass Quintet and principal trombonist with the High Altitude trombone quartet. He appears on numerous recordings with these three groups including CDs on the Delos and Klavier labels. Dr. Martin performs and provides clinics with the Summit Brass as part of the annual Rafael Mendez Brass Institute hosted by the University of Denver. He has also performed with the Colorado Symphony, the Boulder Philharmonic, Greeley Philharmonic, Cheyenne Symphony, Colorado Ballet Orchestra and numerous Broadway show productions at the Denver Center for the Performing Arts.