Martin grew up in Central Texas. He found love for the piano and became a classical pianist competing at a young age. Rivaling his passion for music was his love for nature and swimming. After learning various instruments in his teenage years, Martin returned to piano at University to minor in music. Furthermore he studied Audio Engineering and later moved into studying wine and is a certified Court of Master’s Sommelier. Today, Martin is a happy and dedicated husband and father. More often than not he can be found at his favorite swimming hole or performing on stage in the live music capital of the world.