Sara Marantz
Matt Marantz
Luke Marantz

Bart Marantz Plays Bach Selmer Trumpets and Flugelhorns exclusively.

Please e-mail the Artist Relations Coordinator with your inquiry at: srichards@conn-selmer.com

Bart Marantz NPR/KERA Jazz Education Interview

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Bart Marantz NPR Article

Bart Marantz Downbeat Ad 1973

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Bart Marantz DownbeatCongratulatory Ad 2012

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Hall of Fame Article    Hall of Fame Video


"One of the Countries Most Successful Music Teachers" D Magazine


"Marantz’s brilliant instruction attracts serious student musicians and inspires them to excel in jazz fundamentals—from improvisation to composition. This is a teacher who understands how to get the best from young people.” - Down Beat Magazine


"Marantz is the driving force behind the BTW Jazz Program's success and recognition." - inTune


Bart was selected as one of ten Fulbright Scholars in the US 1986 - Fulbright


"International Achievement Award In Jazz Education" 1993 - Down Beat


18th Recipient of the International "DownBeat Jazz Education Hall of Fame" 2010 - Down Beat


John LaPorta National Jazz Educator of the Year 2012 - JEN, Berklee College of Music
Jazz Educator Network Berklee College of Music

IAJE US Curriculum Chair 1980 - 2000 - IAJE


IAJE “Jazz Educators Journal” Staff Reviewer of New Music and Arrangements 1989-2008 - IAJE


Executive Director The Arts Magnet/Arts District Jazz Festival for Scholarships 1990 - 1992 - Arts Jazz


"Executive Director" Jazzfest USA DownBeat 1996 - Down Beat


Jazz Roots Advisory Board 2009 - JazzRoots


For a complete list of Bart's Achievements Click Here.


Bart appears as the cover story for the November '08 edition of "JazzEd Magazine" To read the interview click here.

Luke Marantz Cover
Down Beat Magazine
Student Music Awards

Matt Marantz
Keilworth Saxophones

Matt Marantz
Rico Reeds


Welcome to you all, both new and returning visitors to the Marantz website! Thanks for logging on! Check back frequently, as we continue to update the site with new features, articles, links, calendar dates, and, of course, great jazz music. We are especially excited about Matt's new CD release entitled, "Offering" featuring Matt Marantz: tenor saxophone, Sam Harris: piano, Martin Nevin: bass (1-7, 9-11) Michael Davis: drums, Steve Cardenas: guitar (2,4,6,10): Ruben Samana: bass (8). The audio samples (hope you listen and enjoy!) are just a click away, and there is a link to CD Baby below for a quick and easy purchase. If you prefer, just send a check for $12 along with your mailing address to our home address and we will mail you the CD directly. Our home address is:

Matt Marantz, 1030 Balfour Drive, Cedar Hill, TX 75104

For booking information, questions or comments, just click on Contact on the left and feel free to send us an email or simply call the numbers listed. For direct contact with Matt or Luke please click on:


Enjoy browsing the site. We appreciate your interest!



The Marantz Brothers
“The Primary Colors Band”
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