Original Compositions

Solo Instrument

3 Travelers, for solo bassoon (Premiering in July 2023 and available in Fall 2023)

Isolation Etudes, for solo bassoon LISTEN PURCHASE

Meme Engine, for solo flute LISTEN PURCHASE

Perhaps Even Dangerously, for solo harp LISTEN PURCHASE

Parkour!, for solo bassoon (Available 2024)

Solo Instrument plus Piano

The Crater of Doom, for contrabassoon (bass clarinet)/piano (Available Fall 2023)

Corpse Flower, for oboe /piano LISTEN

Ghost Light, for bassoon/piano PURCHASE


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

Bixby Walks Alone, for two marimbas/four players LISTEN PURCHASE

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

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Upcoming Performances of Martin’s Music

July 6, 2023 – Apex Predator for bass clarinet and bassoon. Stefanie Gardner, bass clarinet, and Martin J. Van Klompenberg, bassoon. ICA ClarinetFest 2023, Denver, CO 3PM

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

August 4, 2023 – World Premiere of Neon Lights Over Desert Skies for flute, alto flute and bassoon. Mili Chang, flute; Danielle Breisach, alto flute, Martin J. Van Klompenberg, bassoon. NFA Annual Conference, Phoenix AZ Time 10AM

August 27 – 28, 2023 – Isolation Etudes for solo bassoon. Martin J. Van Klompenberg, bassoon. New Music Mosaic Online Concert Series. (Virtual event)