Martin Clarke is a composer, saxophonist and sound recordist working in improvisation, electroacoustic composition and field recording.
Martin studied music at the University of Edinburgh and completed a PhD in composition at the University of Birmingham with Jonty Harrison where he performed regularly with Birmingham Electroacoustic Sound Theatre (BEAST) in the UK and abroad.
He has released music on Gruenrekorder, Standard Form, and Trestle Records. He has also appeared on releases for Weekertoft, London Improvisers Orchestra, Hundred Years Gallery, Minimal Resource Manipulation, Winds Measure, Framework Editions, Cronica, Engraved Glass, Audiobulb and Ambolthue Records.
Since 2007 he has run the label oem releasing a mix of field recordings, free improvisation and electroacoustic music.