Miguel Martinez studied alto saxophone at the Amsterdam Sweelinck Conservatorium with Tim Armacost and Jim Hartog. In 1992 he graduated with the highest possible marks. In ’95 he studied during a half year in New York were he took lessons from among others: Kenny Garrett, Lee Konitz, Jackie McLean, Donald Harrison and Dick Oatss. With his own group Martinez Move he just released his 4the CD: “4:51 AM”. He is a teacher at the Jazz department of the Prince Clause Conservatorium in Groningen. Together with among others Don Braden and David Berkman.