Matthew Martin is a composer and has been Director of Music and a Fellow at Keble College, Oxford since October 2015. He conducts the Chapel Choir and teaches academic music both within the College and more widely in the University. He followed an organ scholarship at Magdalen College, Oxford with postgraduate study at the Royal Academy of Music, London and was a pupil of Marie Claire Alain in Paris.
Described as “ear-catching and spirited” (The Guardian), his music is gaining him an international reputation, winning him a prize in the 2013 British Composer Awards. Published by Faber Music, recent commissions have come from The Sixteen, The Gabrieli Consort, The Tallis Scholars, the Choirs of Westminster Abbey and St Paul’s Cathedral and The Cheltenham Music Festival.
Read an interview with Matthew Martin here
This composer has been commissioned to write ORA a work for release in 2018.