The Russ Martin Ensemble
The Russ Martin Ensemble regrouped after locating to Asheville, NC from the Savannah/Hilton Head area. Russ has appeared in many resort areas in the southeast.
His musicians have backed such named celebrities as: Bob Hope, Red Skelton, Ray Charles, Tony Bennet, Frieda Payne, The Platters, Roger Williams, Dick Clark, Sarah Vaughn, Maureen McGovern, RoseMary Clooney, Diane Shuur, and John Schnieder (Dukes of Hazard). Russ has also appeared in the TV Movie: "The Last of the Belles".
Most recently Russ has been featured at the Biltmore Estate Winery, the Grove Park Inn, the Biltmore Forest Country Club, the Mt. Aire Resort and Country Club, The Highlands Country Club, the Richmond Hill Inn, and Harrah's Casino.