Colin St. Martin
Colin St. Martin received his First Prize (bachelor of music) from the Royal Conservatory of Music in Brussels, Belgium, under the tutelage of Barthold Kuijken and continued his studies at the Early Music Institute at Indiana University where he received a master of music with performer's certificate. St. Martin is an active performer, soloist and recording artist with many of the premier early instrument orchestras and chamber ensembles in North America including Ensemble Poplinière, Opera Lafayette, the Washington Bach Consort, Ars Lyrica Houston, Mercury, The Bach Vespers of New York, Four Nations Ensemble, among others. In addition, he is co-director of Arcanum, a period instrument and vocal ensemble that performs regularly in the U.S. as well as in Europe. Beyond his performance and recording activities, St. Martin has taught master classes at many college and university schools of music such as the Eastman School of Music, the University of Alabama, Florida State University, the University of Delaware, University of Miami, Rice University, University of Houston, the University of Southern California, the University of Memphis, to name just a few.