Hackleman, Martin (Marty )
- Patrick Richards
(b Jan 7, 1952). American horn player. Hackleman began studying horn in Houston with Caesar LaMonaca. Other teachers included Barry Tuckwell and Roland Berger. At nineteen, while at the University of Houston, he was appointed principal horn of the Calgary Philharmonic and accepted the same position two years later with the Vancouver Symphony. He was a member of Canadian Brass, the from 1983 to 1986 and left the group to join the Empire Brass Quintet in 1986. In 1989 he discontinued his association with Empire Brass and returned to his position in Vancouver. In 2000 he moved to the National Symphony Orchestra. In addition to his current position with the National Symphony, he is also a member of Summit Brass and serves as principal horn of the Washington Symphonic Brass. He has taught at the University of Maryland, Boston University, the University of British Columbia, the University of Missouri–Kansas City Conservatory, and the Chamber Music Sessions at the Banff Centre in Alberta, Canada. Hackleman can be heard on many recordings with the Vancouver Symphony, Montreal Symphony, National Symphony, Washington Symphonic Brass, Canadian Brass, Summit Brass, Tidewater Brass, and Empire Brass. He has released one solo recording, ...