Bill Martin is a solo Jazz guitar musician based in western Colorado.
His lyrical chord-melody playing style showcases original arrangements of
jazz standards from the Great American Songbook.
Martin’s music is a perfect fit for special events, parties and social occasions where the ambience of live background music with intimacy, warmth and energy
is desired. Bill has mastered performing at a volume level
that “fills the air” without over-powering conversations.
Experience his music by clicking on the play button at the bottom of the page.
Click forward for jazz selections, backwards for his early folk selections.
Enjoy these 44 classics steamed from this site anytime and anywhere.
The first 14 offerings are found on Martin's most recent CD, Mr Lucky
featuring his original arrangements of familiar themes
from movie, TV and Broadway musicals.
The next 16 songs are from Bill's first CD, Acoustic Reflections, a collection of
folk favorites from the 1960's and 1970's highlighted with his singing and
dynamic finger-picking on an acoustic guitar
The last 14 selections are from the Skylark CD, which debuted Martin's dulcet skill as a music arranger.