Martin Gilmore
"Top of the Hill" Faculty Concert Series

Martin Gilmore

Swallow Hill Music - Tuft TheatreDenverCO
All Ages
Doors at 7:00pm, Show at 8:00pm. All sales are final.

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Martin Gilmore is a singer, songwriter, guitarist, mandolinist and recording artist from Denver, Colorado. He often plays solo or with his trio, featuring Nick Amodeo and Ian Haegele. As a folk, bluegrass and country musician his roots influenced style is sure to please fans of artists such as Tim O’Brien , Hank Williams Sr. and James Taylor.

Martin is a founding member of the bluegrass band Long Road Home, winner of the 2006 Rockygrass band competition. Long Road Home has recorded two albums. Members of Long Road Home have included Grammy winning bassist Gene Libbea, 2016 National Mandolin Champion Jordan Ramsey, and Hot Rize banjoist Pete Wernick. Long Road Home has toured both nationally and internationally.

Martin has recorded two studio albums including the self-titled album Martin Gilmore (2008) and a collaboration recorded in Cairo, Egypt (where he lived for two years) with oudist Eslam Elabaty titled East West (2017). He has played shows in Ireland, Egypt, Cyprus, Canada and the United States. He has opened for artists such as The Infamous Stringdusters, Tim O’Brien, Stephen Stills and Judy Collins.

Martin is on faculty at Swallow Hill Music Association in Denver, Colorado where he teaches ensemble classes, guitar, mandolin and songwriting. He is also the instructor of bluegrass guitar, and director of the Bluegrass Chamber Ensemble at the University of Northern Colorado in their new Folk and Bluegrass Studies program.

"Top of the Hill" Faculty Concert Series

Once a month in Tuft Theater, Swallow Hill Music is pleased to present the "Top of the Hill" Faculty Concert Series. These concerts showcase our talented school teachers who are undoubtedly some of the best professional musicians along the Front Range.

Venue Information:
Swallow Hill Music - Tuft Theatre
71 East Yale Ave
Denver, CO, 80210