Composer

Original Compositions

Solo Instrument

Isolation Etudes, for solo bassoon LISTEN PURCHASE

Meme Engine, for solo flute LISTEN PURCHASE

Perhaps Even Dangerously, for solo harp LISTEN PURCHASE

Solo Instrument plus Piano

The Crater of Doom, for contrabassoon (bass clarinet)/piano (Available soon)

Ghost Light, for bassoon/piano PURCHASE

Chamber

Apex Predator, for bassoon and bass clarinet LISTEN PURCHASE (Version for Bassoon Duet also available.)

Bixby Walks Alone, for two marimbas/four players PURCHASE

Modern Dinosaur, for flute(oboe), clarinet and bassoon (Available September 2023)

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Upcoming Performances of Martin’s Music

February 15, 2023 – Ghost Light, for bassoon and piano. Martin J. Van Klompenberg, bassoon. Grand Valley State University School of Music, Allendale, MI 4:30PM

February 19, 2023 – Live Performance Premiere of Meme Engine for solo flute. Valerie Cowan, flute. 2023 Mid-Atlantic Flute Convention, Herndon, VA 1:15PM For More Info

February 25, 2023 – Divertimento in D-Major (My resetting of music by Joseph Bologne for wind quintet), United States Army School of Music Wind Quintet, University of North Carolina – Charlotte, Time TBD

March 2, 2023 – Ghost Light, for bassoon and piano. Jackson Crouse, bassoon. Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI 5:00PM

March 9, 2023 – Ghost Light, for bassoon and piano. Martin J. Van Klompenberg, bassoon. Freedom Village, Holland, MI 7:30PM

April 13, 2023 – World Premiere of Corpse Flower for oboe and piano. Erin Webber, oboe. Zion Lutheran Church, San Antonio, TX Time TBD (This performance will also feature a performance of Modern DInosaur, for oboe, clarinet and bassoon) For More Info

May 19, 2023 – Ghost Light, for bassoon and piano. Martin J. Van Klompenberg, bassoon. University of Kentucky Medical Center, Tuesday at Noon Recital Series, Lexington, KY 12PM

July 5 – 9, 2023 – Apex Predator for bass clarinet and bassoon. Stefanie Gardner, bass clarinet, and Martin J. Van Klompenberg, bassoon. ICA ClarinetFest 2023, Denver, CO Time TBD

July 18 – 22, 2023 – World Premiere of 3 Travelers for solo bassoon, IDRS Annual Conference, Mahidol University College of Music, Salaya, Thailand