Eric Martin is an in-demand performer, educator, and composer living in the Dallas area. He is currently teaching in the Coppell school district. In addition to these schools, he also acts as the front ensemble director and arranger for the University of Texas at Arlington Marching Band. His compositions have been premiered across the country, including at such events as the Percussive Arts Society International Convention and the Midwest Band and Orchestra Conference. Eric is also the author of the book Sight-Reading Skills for the Mallet Percussionist published by K. Wylie Publications. As a performer, Eric has shared the stage with such musicians as Elvis Costello, Maureen McGovern, Glen Campbell, Rosana Eckert, and Ed Smith. He currently performs with his own Eric Martin Trio.