Originally from Turlock, California, Kevin “Marty” has pursued music from an early age with the rest of his family. Growing up in a musical family of seven, there was no shortage of music experiences even just within his house.
Deciding to take his violin playing and keep studying he attended the Indiana University Jacobs School of Music studying with Mark Kaplan for his Bachelor’s degree.
After, he decided to take his ability to the San Francisco Conservatory of Music and work with Ian Swensen for his Masters degree. Throughout his career, he performed in many European countries with the San Francisco Symphony Youth Orchestra as well as other ensembles. He has also studied in masterclasses with Midori, Anne Akiko Meyers, Pamela Frank, and Liviu Prunaru.
Discovering the Professional world, Kevin is playing with trios, quartets, duos, and even solo performances to explore his role in the musical world.
B.M. in Violin Performance from Indiana University
M.M. in Violin Performance from San Francisco Conservatory of Music