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ABOUT

M A R V I L L   L .   M A R T I N

  Born of the Bronx, the creative force known as Marvill L. Martin, a true virtuoso of our time, harnesses the power of his violin strings, forging a path that transcends mere mortal limitations. From the depths of his Jamaican heritage, amidst five siblings in New Rochelle, NY, Marvill embarked on a musical odyssey that would shape the very fabric of his being.

  From tender beginnings at the age of eight, the violin became his trusted companion, an extension of his soul. At sixteen, he dared to venture further, traversing the realm of music production, giving birth to captivating melodies that would echo through eternity.

  Armed with an architectural degree bestowed upon him by the University of DC in 2017, Marvill's brilliance quickly attracted the gaze of the world. His name graced the silver screen, adorned the pages of prestigious magazines, and kindled the curiosity of news specials. The stages of the DMV, those hallowed grounds of artistic excellence, became his sacred podium, where he conjured mesmerizing performances that left audiences spellbound.

  A true maestro of his craft, Marvill's exceptional professionalism and unparalleled talent have made him the cornerstone of myriad events. From grand conferences to resplendent galas, from the sacred union of love in weddings to the unveiling of new beginnings, from pulsating festivals to intimate family gatherings for those who dwell in the realms of influence, Marvill's presence enriches each occasion with an indelible mark of distinction.

  The sound of Marvillous Beats reverberates through the cosmos, a harmonious fusion of classical elegance and the pulsating beats of Pop and Hip-Hop. It is a transcendent experience, a melodic alchemy that defies categorization. In his hands, familiar tunes are reborn, reinvented, and transformed into a tapestry of artistic brilliance that captivates hearts and transcends boundaries.

  Marvill L. Martin, the embodiment of the extraordinary, the visionary whose violin strings resonate with the whispers of divine inspiration, beckons us to embrace the limitless possibilities of the human spirit. His journey is a testament to the unyielding pursuit of excellence, a symphony of determination and passion that inspires all who encounter his transcendent melodies.

 

  Prepare to be enraptured, for Marvillous Beats is a luminary of our time, a prodigious artist who paints the world with the colors of his craft. His music dances with the cosmos, whispering stories of triumph, love, and untold dreams. Step into his realm and let his extraordinary creations awaken the depths of your soul.

PRESS

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UDC.EDU
 

POSTED BY: UDC.EDU 

APRIL 22, 2022 | PHOTO BY: FK WHITE

"Marvill Martin has found his stride as a much sought-after hip-hop violinist who has captured the hearts of thousands on social media. He is also a songwriter and composer, sharing his talent in live performances and recordings.

The 2017 architecture graduate began playing the violin at eight years old. Martin’s fusion sound of classical training and hip-hop appreciation has caused a viral stir and created a demand at weddings, concerts and events. His broad repertoire includes songs by Bill Withers, Alicia Keys, Billie Eilish, Ed Sheeran and the Fugees...

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WASHINGTON POST
 

POSTED BY: SARAH L. VOISIN - AUGUST 5th 2016

The Washington Post

"Marvill Martin, 25, better known as Marvillous Beats, was the first live musician to play on the air at Takoma Radio... (click below to read more)

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TAKOMAVOICE.COM
 

POSTED BY: REBECCA GALLERY JAN. 13, 2017 

PHOTO: @WHOLEHEARTEDSTUDIOS

"Marvill “Marvillous Beats” Martin plays his unique music in the streets. His electric violin, accompanied by a wide variety of original beats, adds to the fun and excitement of downtown Silver Spring. The beats range from “90’s golden era boom-bap, epic orchestral hip-hop, dark trap beats, smooth as cocoa butter jazz and soul beats.” says Martin... (click below to read more)

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BRIDES.COM
 

POSTED BY: ELLE CASHIN |  MAY 3RD 2022

"For our violinist, we searched and searched for a violinist that would provide us with our own version of a hip hop-themed Bridgerton. And we found him! Marvillous Beats was a godsend.” He played as the groom and then bride entered, stringing “The Sweetest Thing” by Refugee Camp All-Stars and “At Last” by Etta James, respectively. ... (click below to read more)

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ALCHEMICAL RECORDS
 

POSTED BY: CYNTHIA ROSS - SEPTEMBER 9th 2021 | Alchemical Records

 

"After only a few minutes of conversing with Marvillous Beats, you realize one of the secrets to his growing appeal exists in his warmth, authenticity, and ability to serve as a bridge to connect things that would otherwise be fragmented. Learn more about Marvillous Beats’ journey with contributing writer Cynthia Gross, including how his background in architecture influences his creative process, the effect of fatherhood on his art, and the role his Jamaican roots play in allowing him to inspire young Black males....

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