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Martin Loyato

Born: February 16, 1971

Dr. Martin Loyato composer, trumpeter, improviser, poet, conductor, and visual artist was born in Buenos Aires, Argentina. He completed his early studies at the Conservatory Superior of Music in Buenos Aires, received his B.F.A. in Composition and Trumpet Performance at the California Institute of the Arts (CalArts), and a Ph.D. in Composition from Stony Brook University. He studied trumpet with Arturo Sandoval, Edward Carroll, Eric Aubier, Howie Shear, Bill Bing, Gabriel Archilla and Osvaldo Lacunza, and has worked with composers including Lucky Mosko, Anne Lebaron, Ivo Medek, Bunita Marcus, Peter Winkler, Daria Semegen, and Sheila Silver

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Martin Loyato has rapidly been gaining critical recognition as one of the leaders of the new movement creative-contemporary free world music, as he likes to call it. Scholars and reviewers had said that his music is beautiful, exiting and contemporary; Martin can do some amazing things and he is always willing to experiment and explore. His take-no-prisoners approach to incorporating the latest electronic manipulations with a deep jazz sensibility sets the standard for future forays into this fertile musical amalgam. His ensemble somehow manage to sound absolutely up-to-date while still retaining a recognizable jazz feeling.

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Martin Loyato - Syncretism - Syncretism Records 2010

Martin Loyato's, Syncretism, is a brilliant ensemble of compositions that transport the listener to multidimensional realms of aesthetic experience

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Primary Instrument

Trumpet

Willing to teach

Advanced students only.

Credentials/Background

2010 Candidate for Ph.D. in Composition, Stony Brook University 2007 M.A. in Composition, Stony Brook University 2004 B.F.A. in Trumpet Performance and Composition, California Institute of the Arts 1996 Degree in Trumpet and Education, Conservatorio Nacional Superior de Música, Buenos Aires, Argentina

Clinic/Workshop Information

The Art of Improvisation, Master Class Music and Globalization History and Evolution of Electroacoustic Music in Latin America

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