School of Arts and Cultures

Staff Profiles

Katharine Martin

Music Performance Secretary (Folk & Pop degrees)

Background

Roles and responsibilities:

I am responsible for scheduling the 1:1 instrumental lessons for all performance students on the BA Folk & Traditional Music and the BA Contemporary & Popular Music degrees.  I organise the Pop Band coaching sessions, arrange 1:1 lessons for Master of Music students and also liaise with the Folkworks Producer at the SAGE Gateshead, relating to the Folk degree performance activities.

My role involves assisting the Performance Administrator with recitals and supplying attendance data; supporting the Head of Music and Folk degree Programme Director, along with aiding the Music Technicians with the daily running of the Music Studios building.