Why is Jazz music not as popular as other styles of American music… considering it was the first????
Martin Kelley was born March 23rd 1972 in Cincinnati, Ohio to Robert and Emma Kelley. By the age of twelve he was playing piano by ear and began playing saxophone the following year. By the age of sixteen he was performing professionally with several local groups and studying piano at The Cincinnati Conservatory of Music. In the fall of 1991 he continued his studies in music at both Central State University in Wilberforce Ohio and at The University of Cincinnati. By 2000, he had earned a bachealors degree in Music Education and a Masters in Music Performance from Purchase College Conservatory.