Martin France


Martin France performing at Fleet Jazz on 18th April 2017. Photograph courtesy of Michael Carrington (Aldershot, Farnham & Fleet Camera Club)

MARTIN FRANCE has performed and recorded with some of the world’s finest and creative musicians. He has performed on all five continents including concerts and tours in over forty countries worldwide.  He is currently Professor of Jazz – Drums/Percussion at the Royal Academy of Music in London.  His recording career began in 1983 for ECM and has recorded on over 100 CDs since.  He has played with numerous ‘straight’ orchestras, and has composed, arranged and recorded for films and TV.  The musicians he has played and recorded with are too numerous to mention.