Kurt   Martinez

Professor  

Phone: (956) 665-3471
Email: kurt.martinez@utrgv.edu

Kurt Martinez

Dr. Martinez is Professor of guitar. He also holds the position of Director of the School of Music





Selected Publications


  • Kurt Martinez. Five Hundred Years of La Folia. Soundboard . 30, no. 4 2004.

  • Kurt Martinez. Folias. 2003.

  • Kurt Martinez. The Use and Adaptation of the Folia in Select Solo Guitar Repertoire (c 1600-20th Century). : 117.



Selected Grants and Fellowships


  • Kurt Martinez. Teaching Assistantship, Georgia State University, $8,000.00 ( )

  • Kurt Martinez. UTPA Faculty Development Council Grant, $3,000.00 ( 2009)

  • Kurt Martinez. Artist Residency, North Carolina Council of the Arts , ( 2008)

  • Kurt Martinez. UTPA Faculty Development Council Grant, $3,000.00 ( 2008)

  • Kurt Martinez. Texas Commission on the Arts, Texas Commission on the Arts, $1,800.00 ( 2007)

  • Kurt Martinez. UTPA Faculty Development Council Grant, $2,000.00 ( 2007)

  • Kurt Martinez. Weslaco Bi-Cultural Museum, Weslaco Bi-Cultural Museum, $1,600.00 ( 2007)

  • Kurt Martinez. UTPA Faculty Development Council Grant, $2,000.00 ( 2006)

  • Kurt Martinez. Teaching Assistantship, University of Wisconsin-Madison, $10,000.00 ( 2003)

  • Kurt Martinez. Advanced Opportunity Fellowship, University of Wisconsin-Madison, $15,000.00 (2000 - 2002)



Selected Presentations


  • Cynthia Cripps and Kurt Martinez. "duo performance with Dr. Kurt Martinez ," SAXFEST Costa Rica, 2009 , Costa Rica, C.A. (October 2009)



Selected Performances and Exhibitions


  • Kurt Martinez. "West Texas Guitar Festival- Adjudication," Midland, Texas (2017)

  • Kurt Martinez. "West Texas Guitar Festival- Masterclass," Midland, Texas (2017)

  • Kurt Martinez. "West Texas Guitar Festival- Workshop," Midland, Texas (2017)

  • Kurt Martinez. "Masterclass, DelMar College," Corpus Christi Tx (2016)

  • Kurt Martinez. "Solo Recital. DelMar College," Corpus Christi Tx (2016)

  • Kurt Martinez. "MasterClass Escuela de Guitarra Paco Navarro," Cordoba, Spain (2016)

  • Kurt Martinez. "Solo Recital. Escuela de Guitarra Paco Navarro. ," (2016)

  • Kurt Martinez. "Solo Recital- UTRGV Performing Arts Center," Edinburg Tx (2016)

  • Kurt Martinez. "Solo Recital- South Texas College. The Cooper Center. ," McAllen Tx (2016)

  • Kurt Martinez. "Soloist with Valley Symphony Orchestra. UTRGV Performing Arts Center. ," (2016)

Current Courses

MUEN 6124 01 - Guitar Orchestra:
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MUSI 1306 93L - Music Appreciation:
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MUSI 6270 01 - Guitar Pedagogy:
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MUSI 3122 01 - Supervised Applied Teachng III:
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MUSI 3123 02 - Supervised Applied Teaching IV:
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MUSI 1220 02 - Guitar Class for Non-Majors:
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MUSI 6199 02 - Solo Recital:
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