Martin Kapsch (b. 1994) is a native of Saint Paul, Minnesota. He attended Rice University's Shepherd School of Music and is now completing his studies at the University of Minnesota. Martin has performed at the Sarasota Music Festival, the Lakes Area Music Festival, and has been a substitute musician with the Omaha Symphony Orchestra. In June 2012, he was soloist with the Lirica Chamber Ensemble, performing the Concerto for Bass and Orchestra by Serge Koussevitzky. Martin's primary teachers have included Christopher Brown, Fred Bretschger, Matthew Frischman, Timothy Pitts, Paul Ellison, and John Bulger.