Singer/pianist Nathan Martin has performed extensively in concert and cabaret all over the world. He was a regular performer at London’s Pizza On The Park, playing five solo engagements there, including Facing The Music – the Fred Astaire songbook. He was also seen there in Jeff Harnar’s The 1959 Broadway Songbook, Something Wonderful with Craig Rubano and Heather MacRae and Catch Us If You Can with Lee Lessack. He has performed solo shows several times at Jermyn Street Theatre, as well as at Covent Garden Theatre Museum, Dulwich Picture Gallery, Lauderdale House, Le Stanze, Giardini del Baraccano, (both Bologna), for two engagements at Don’t Tell Mama – NYC, and for Holland America, Saga and Spirit Of Adventure cruises.
Theatre credits as Musical Director include Dorothy Fields Forever (also performer, Kings Head), Unite For The Future (Old Vic), Helen Lederer’s One Night Stand (national tour), Elegies (Arts), Nine (Teatro San Martino – Bologna), Assassins (New End), High Spirits (Bridewell), After The Fair (Kings Head), Bastien and Bastienne (BAC), Sunset Bitch (Ace Of Clubs - NYC), Let’s Do It (Coombe Manor) and The Three Divas, Chalk and Cheese and Threesome, all at Jermyn Street Theatre. He also played piano on Romance Romance (Gielgud), Side By Side By Sondheim (Civic, Chelmsford and The Stables, Wavendon), Miss Saigon (Drury Lane & UK tour), The Lion King (Lyceum), Whistle Down The Wind (Aldwych) and The Producers (Drury Lane). Workshops include Rebecca, Marguerite and The Wizard Of Oz.
TV includes Popstar to Operastar. Radio includes Performance On 3 and Loose Ends.
For several years Nathan has worked on the MAC award winning show Simply Barbra starring Steven Brinberg, playing seasons in London including the Playhouse Theatre, Arts Theatre, Players Theatre and Leicester Square Theatre, as well as the Pleasance Theatre Edinburgh, and tours of the UK, Europe, Asia, Australasia and the United States. He has also been Musical Director for such performers as Kaye Ballard, Brent Barrett, Deborah Boily, Rebecca Caine, David Campbell, Cantabile, Claiborne Carey, Kim Criswell, Jeff Harnar, Linzi Hateley, Alison Jiear, Jessica Martin, Marin Mazzie, Morag McLaren Donna McKechnie, Robert Meadmore, Liliane Montevecchi, Liz Robertson, Christine Pedi, Gay Soper, Marti Webb and Julie Wilson.
He has made several albums including Simply Barbra – original London cast (TER), Lindsay Hamilton – It’s Me!, Chris Coleman – Time For Roses, Jo Jo de la Cerna – Trust The Wind, Paul Hull – I Wish You Love, Marie Zamora – Comedies Musicales/Musiques de Films, James Gillan’s self titled debut album, Linzi Hateley – True Colours, Gay Soper – Flying Fish and Fallen Angels and Harold Sanditen – Taking Flight.
Visit Nathan online: www.nathanmartin.info