Martin Gibson : Resume

Martin Gibson has performed over a thousand times throughout the United States. He has also presented a number of guitar and songwriting workshops. He has opened for Bela Fleck and Buckwheat Zydeco, and he was selected as a finalist in the following songwriting contests: John Lennon, Kerrville, Nashville Songwriters Association, Great Lakes Song Writing, and Great American Song.

Martin has penned several hundred original compositions for solo guitar and piano, covering nearly every style except for goth, metal, and elevator pop. In his spare non-musical time, he has authored three novels and a screenplay.

Martin continues to perform and teach. He is presently working on a musical and a uniquely focused self-instruction manual for guitar.

It is easy to book Martin for your concert venue, festival, or event. Just send an e-mail detailing the date, time, location and nature of the event. He will respond promptly.

E-MAIL: mainetune@yahoo.com

 

A Sample of Concerts/Workshops/Venues at Which Martin Has Performed:

 

COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES:

Colby College

UMO, UMA, UMF, UMM, USM, USMPG

Southern Maine Community College

College of the Atlantic

University of Oklahoma

Phillips University

Bowdoin College

Husson University

University of New Hampshire

Bates College

Kansas State

Hope College

Delta College

Michigan State University

Unity College

Cleveland State

Thomas College

University of New England (Biddeford and Portland)

 

FESTIVALS AND FAIRS

Kerrville Folk Festival

Portland New Years Eve

New England Folk Festival

Maine Festival

Oklahoma City New Years Eve

Common Ground Fair

Fiddleheads Festival

The Source Guitar Festival

Got Roots Festival

Players Art Guitar Festival

Belfast New Years Eve

Bar Harbor Fourth of July

Bath Festival

Waterville Summer Concert Series

Camden Concert In the Park Series

Gray Recreation Concert Series

Rockport Opera house

Camden Opera House

Waldo Theatre

Bangor Summer Concert Series

 

LIBRARY and MUSEUM CONCERTS

Camden Library

Lithgow Library

Ludington Library

Bangor Library

Rockport Library

Olivet Library

Rockland Library

Colby College Museum of Art

Cowboy Hall of Fame Museum

Grand Rapids Museum of Art

 

TELEVISION/ RADIO APPEARANCES

MPBN Public Television and Radio

WCSH Channel Six “207” Program

KJOU Oklahoma Public Television and Radio

WERU Community Radio

WCMU Radio

WMPG