Randy Martens

Randy Martens, Percussion Teacher, drum set teacher, private music lessons

Teaches
Percussion (snare drum, mallet instruments, timpani, drum set, Latin percussion, auxiliary percussion)
 
Teaching Since
1987
 
Education
Bachelor of Arts in Percussion Performance from Northwestern College, Saint Paul, MN
 
Groups/Associations
Metropolitan Symphony Orchestra
American Federation of Musicians
Freelance percussionist in the Twin Cities area
 
Student Opportunities
K&S Recitals
Minnesota Youth Symphonies
Greater Twin Cities Youth Symphonies
Shell Lake Arts Center Summer Music Camps

Faculty Bio
Randy Martens holds a Bachelor of Arts in Percussion Performance from Northwestern College, Saint Paul, MN. His percussion instructors have been Robert Adney, Earl Yowell, Gordy Knudtson, and Phil Hey. He has taught at Schmitt Music Company and MacPhail Center for Music and currently teaches at Century College and K&S Conservatory of Music. Randy is a member of Metropolitan Symphony Orchestra and is an active freelance percussionist. His freelance work includes performances with Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus, Aurora Brass Quintet, Ballet Minnesota, Mississippi Valley Orchestra, Rochester Symphony Orchestra, Bloomington Symphony Orchestra, and Minnesota Sinfonia.