Hey there! My name is Franco Martino, I'm a session guitarist (Electric, acoustic and classic) as well I also play Mandolin, Banjo, Lap-Steel and electric Bass professionally. I have my own studio in Buenos Aires, Arg. I'm a performer musician, I play in various bands, one of them is Che Apalache, GRAMMY2020 nominated band for best folk album.
As you read before I'm a multi-instrumentalist. I do sessions of Guitars, Mandolins, Banjos, Lap Steels and Electric Bass.
I have a wide variety of options for a Guitar session like Gibson 335, Stratocasters, Acoustic or Classic Guitar.
I play different types of music like Rock, Pop, Soul, Funk, R&B, Folk, Latin Music, Argentinian Folk Music, Jazz-Fusion, Bluegrass, Country-Music, Reggae, Blues, WorldMusic, Acoustic Music.
From the tree of guitar I also play Slides Guitars and Lap-Steels.
Also If you prefer a warm wood acoustic sound I play Banjo, Mandolin, and Acoustic or Classic Guitars.
If you need some of my art I will be honored to share and collaborated in your music and work the beauty!
Thanks for reading!
Click the 'Contact' above to get in touch. Looking forward to hearing from you.
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Interview with Franco Martino
Q: What do you bring to a song?
A: What it needs
Q: Can you share one music production tip?
A: Listen, don't rush it, enjoy playing!
Q: What's your typical work process?
A: I take 2 or 3 listenings to the song, I hear the references if I have some, and then I start trying things with my instrument. When I find something good, I record it and start making the arrangement. When I finish the recording I edit it and send it as neat as possible and wait for the response.
Q: Tell us about your studio setup.
A: I work with a FocusRite Scarlett 18i8, AKG170 (2), AT2020, shures 57, shure 58, MacBookPro, LogicProX, Waves.
Q: Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.
A: I have worked with so many diverse artist. I try to give them what they ask for and something that also excites me. Clear and consistent ideas. I often do string arrangements, rhythm, harmony, melodies, soloing, etc. I do complet arrangements of guitars and also with the other instruments I play.