Mr Martin Griffin

Mr Martin Griffin

Percussion Adjudicator

Introduction

Martin Griffin received his undergraduate degree in music at William Paterson University where he performed with the NJ Percussion Ensemble and the NJ New Music Ensemble.


Biography

He has been a Band Director in NJ for 24 years and he is currently the Director of Bands and Fine Arts Coordinator at Monroe Township High School where his responsibilities include directing the Marching Band, Wind Ensemble, Jazz Ensemble and Percussion Ensemble as well as teaching AP Music Theory. Marty currently judges for numerous organizations including Bands of America, Drum Corps International and Winter Guard International. In 2006 Marty was selected to judge for the Drum Corps Japan Championships held in Yokohama, Japan and he is currently the Percussion Caption Head for Drum Corps Associates as well as judging coordinator for The Mid Atlantic Percussion Society. Marty is also pursuing a Master’s Degree in Educational Leadership from Kean University.