Julian Martin is a member of the Piano Faculty at the Peabody Conservatory of Music in Baltimore, MD. Prior to this position he was Assistant Professor of Piano at the Oberlin College Conservatory of Music. In 1975 Mr. Martin was the winner of the Montevideo International Piano Competition in Uruguay. Other awards include second prize in the Ravel-Casadesus International Piano Competition (1975), prizes in the University of Maryland International Piano Competition (1974, 1975), and the accompanying prize in the Tchaikovsky International Competition (1982). His teachers include Leon Fleisher, Robert Casadesus and Dorothy Taubman.