Martin Fisk

Percussionist Martin Fisk was born and raised in Vancouver and holds a music degree from the University of British Columbia, studying with John Rudolph and Sal Ferreras. He has performed across Canada and throughout the United States playing a wide variety of musical styles including orchestral, jazz, chamber, rock, theatre, klezmer, world music and musical theatre. He has played with the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra, the Vancouver Opera Orchestra, the Vancouver Island Symphony Orchestra, Vancouver New Music, Redshift Music Society and Gamelan Gong Gita Asmara. Mr. Fisk studied in Bali, Indonesia pursuing an interest in gamelan music. He regularly teaches percussion clinics for the Whistler Music Festival and the UBC Summer Music Institute and has led workshops for all ages in classrooms throughout the Lower Mainland. He is the Assistant Director of the West Vancouver Youth Band, as well as percussion coach for the VAM Symphony Orchestra.