About

Daniel John Martin figures as one of the most prominent violinists of the French and international Jazz scene.
 
Born in Congleton, not far from Liverpool, his youth was marked by a long period spent in Africa.
 
He is one of Didier Lockwood’s first students who stated that he stands amongst the top notch players of his generation.
He founded the 11tet de violons jazz with which they toured and recorded together.
 
A long-time turned towards jazz-rock and fusion he has since been recognized as a leading figure in the « Parisian gypsy jazz” revival. 
Do not miss an opportunity to hear this musician.
 
Be-it in one of his ensembles playing his compositions or alongside other great soloists, sharing his passion for jazz standards, you will enjoy a great moment of music!

“Avec Daniel John Martin la constellation Manouche s’agrandit… et d’une étoile de première grandeur !”           Michel Bedin

“A unique and charismatic performer and one of the most sought-after violinists of his generation!”      Le Quecumbar (Londres)

“To describe DJM as a virtuoso performer is like calling Lionel Messi a half-decent footballer. It is all but impossible to convey to those who’ve yet to hear the Paris-based violinist at a gig just how good he is”                   Be Bop Spoken Here  (Newcastle)