Martin Arnold

  • Edmonton (Alberta, Canada), 1959
  • Composer

Martin Arnold is a composer and performer of music, a writer and a teacher based in Toronto. Martin’s compositions have been played nationally and internationally. Examples of this music can be found on his Soundcloud page. Martin is also an active member of Toronto’s improvisation and experimental jazz / roots / rock communities performing on live electronics, banjo, melodica, and guitar. In particular, for 20+ years he has played psychedelic lounge music on the electric guitar with the Ryan Driver Quartet / Quintet / Sextet (mostly the last Friday of the month at the Tranzac in Toronto, 10 pm start - see you there). Martin teaches in the Department of Cultural Studies at Trent University in Peterborough, Ontario.