Entries by rebeccamartin


    In the midst of sharing AFTER MIDNIGHT (the recording), the idea of highlighting the lyrics as a way into the music in this noisy world of ours intrigued me.  We talked initially about a single lyric which that led to an entire audiobook and an opportunity for me to curate it with some […]

“After Midnight” Now Available For Pre-order

  Pre-order “After Midnight” now on BANDCAMP AFTER MIDNIGHT Orquestra Jazz de Matosinhos featuring Rebecca Martin and Larry Grenadier Pedro Guedes, Conductor Rebecca Martin, Voice, Guitar Larry Grenadier, Bass Woodwinds: João Guimarães alto sax, flute in C, Clarinet in B Flat João Pedro Brandão  Alto Saxophone, Soprano Sax, flute in C , Alto Flute, Clarinet […]

Acclaimed singer/songwriter Rebecca Martin joins Portugal’s Orquestra Jazz de Matosinhos for a stunning collection of original songs and beloved standards

  After Midnight, due out January 28 2022 (and on January 12, 2022 in Japan), also features bass great and Martin’s longtime collaborator Larry Grenadier, with lush arrangements by the OJM and pianist Guillermo Klein Singer/songwriter Rebecca Martin has a particular gift for creating intimate, introspective moods, as if her songs are secrets whispered into […]

Beyond Music: Rebecca Martin Tackles Drinking Water, Plastic Pollution and Community Issues.

Rebecca Martin with Riverkeeper’s Captain John Lipscomb at Lock 4 patrolling the Mohawk River, one of the largest tributaries of the Hudson River Photo credit: Dan Shapley For the past couple of years, Rebecca Martin as an organizer and advocate has split her time between KingstonCitizens.org (as founder and lead organizer), Riverkeeper (where she was promoted to […]

NOW ON VINYL! “Thoroughfare” by Rebecca Martin

“On her album, I painted a picture in my mind of how I hear these great songs, a picture so vivid and sharp in color and detail. Voice as instrument, it must be a harp. Song as tree, it must be an oak. Band as players, gardeners of sound and texture.  Thoroughfare…plays in my car […]

Rebecca Martin with the Orquestra Jazz de Matosinhos in Portugal and Spain

    Rebecca Martin’s week as the guest artist with the Orquestra Jazz de Matosinhos in Portugal and Spain was a success with great reviews and the possibility of a recording and additional future concert dates.   Casa de Musica’s Video Interview of Rebecca Martin and Pedro Guedes READ:  “Rebecca Martin: A Singer Who Sounds at […]

Rebecca Martin honored by Catskill Waters in Woodstock, NY

  “Catskill Waters, a watershed-related community art project, is holding a fundraiser on October 14 that artist Keiko Sono of Bearsville describes as a hybrid of “a multi-media art project, culinary bliss, and a social and economic experiment.” Expect artworks made of ice, gourmet dishes prepared the former owner of Chanterelle in Manhattan, and unusual […]