Martin SpeightMartin (* 1966) was born in Southport/Great Britain, but lives since longtime in Germany, from 1994 in Münster/Germany. In 1981, he started to play the piano and took lessons. He was very much interested in jazz and pop, and composed, in 1988, a musical called "Miami".
In 1989, Martin began to study music at the Hogeschool van de Kunsten in Arnhem/The Netherlands. Rob van den Broeck and Robert Jan Vermeulen were his teachers for the jazz piano. He also studied arrangement and composition. In 1994, he finished his studies, and moved to Münster/Germany where he works as a freelance musician since then.
Martin is the typical piano player who touches the organ only occasionally.
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Into The Gap
recorded 2002 in Düsseldorf/Germany
André Nendza, bass
Thomas Loup, trombone
Martin Speight, piano, organ
George Tjong-Ayong, soprano sax, tenor sax, flute
Martin Schäfer, baritone sax, tenor sax, clarinet, bass clarinet
Stephan Meinberg, trumpet, flugelhorn, piccolo
Philipp van Endert, guitar
Christoph Hillmann, drums, percussion