Welcome - Bienvenidos (puedes escribir a Martin en Espanol tambien)
Hello = Hola = Niltze!!! Everyone
I'm updating Martin's informational page and so, in the meanwhile visit his STORE to buy his music or his handmade musical instruments. View his CALENDAR to see where he is presenting at or to book a program!
Martin Espino plays the beautiful, exotic and cosmic sounding musical instruments of his ancestral Mexico, he also presents educational programs on the Ancient Americas.
Since 1975, he has conducted scholarly research into this field of music and culture and is a recognized authority in this area. With over 30 years of teaching experience and tons of personality and passion, his students rave about his workshops and performances! He works with ALL ages. At this website you'll see lots of educational information!
Since 1968 he has performed on stages all over the U.S.A. and Mexico.
BRIEFLY, Martin Espino offers the following programs with more information when you click on the TABS above:
Solo, duo, trio or ensemble and dancers upon request.
2) Interactive Performance
This is where the audience is guided in playing from his immense collection of native percussion instruments and singing "easy-to-sing-songs" in ancient languages like Maya and Nahuatl, etc. Especially geared towards a Standards based education and 100% interaction, with ALL ages.
3) Instrument Making Session
ALL ages, with manual dexterity of course.
4) Artist in Residence
Inquire about 2 to 12 day stays at your facility
5) Lectures, Collaborations and Recording Sessions
Click on those specific tabs above
You also message Martin directly from here, using the form above...your message will go to his email. Also click on "Contact"
Thank you = Gracias = Tlazocamati, Lexi