Martin was born in the mid 80’s in Germany, Bavaria. After a long and extensive preparation for Mama’s home cooking pots, he got his first private lessons on drums at the age of five. From 1992 to 2006 the jazz legend Max Kinker took him into his care. After innumerable advanced and further training & lessons with international top drummers like Ray Luzier (Korn), Benny Greb, Thomas Lang, Todd Sucherman, Wolfgang Haffner, Marco Minnemann, Zoro, Dave Weckl, …, he got a scholarship at one of the most renowned schools in California, studied music (main subject drums) and finished with top marks. After his arrival in Germany, he studied live & studio sound engineering and technical sound engineering and graduated with distinction.
Even before and during his studies Martin worked as a live and studio drummer and had teaching assignments at various private and municipal music schools.
Today he has already travelled almost all continents with his drums, is a part of countless national and international productions and at home on all the big and small stages of the world.
A short excerpt of his previous work:
Various productions for Sony BMG, Warner Music & Universal ||| DVD Productions with Ground Turbo (Live) ||| Productions for and with Antenne Bayern ||| Productions for ZDF, Sat.1 and Pro7 ||| Productions for “Wetten, dass…?”. |||| Productions for Ricola & Facebook |||| 2004 honoured as best young drummer in Germany ||| FIFA WorldCup Opening Ceremony 2006 ||| diverse tours through Asia, America, Russia, Europe ||| Musikmesse Frankfurt ||| Musikmesse Salzburg |||| worldwide on the road as Clinician ||| release of his first Drumbook “DRUMTRAINING GROOVE” 2012 ||| As studio drummer on some international Top10Albums and countless Top10Hits.