Kevin D. Martin

Born:                 November 1, 1960
Died:                 December 12, 2020

Turtle Years:   2002 – 2007
Section:            Tenor II & Baritone

A Turtle’s Tribute:

A Turtle’s History

Kevin D. Martin was a tenor II and baritone; at least I have him listed in both sections. He joined the TCC Jan. 1, 2002. He performed in 24 concerts. Hia first was “Sing for the Cure” in Feb. 2002. His last was “A Fond Farewell in July 2007, after which concert he resigned. So, his membership dates are January 2002 — July 2007. He was a member of the Chamber Chorus in the 23rd through 27th seasons; a member of Turtle Soup in the 23rd and 24th seasons; a member of ENCORE! in the 25th season; and performed with the Strangerettes as Amanda Hugginkiss in the 25th & 26th seasons.

He had numerous featured performances in
1. THE FA LA LA FOLLIES
2. FRIENDS WITH DANNY WRIGHT
3. CELESTIAL CD
4. MAKIN’ A LIST…CHECKIN’ IT TWICE
5. PORGY AND BESS
6. CLASSICAL SERENADE
7. KTCC RADIO HOUR
8. Live broadcast on KERA-TV
9. FESTIVE FLASHBACKS
10. TWENTY-FIFTH ANNIVERSARY CONCERT
11. FOREVER PLAID
12. STILL DREAMING OF A WHITE CHRISTMAS
13. TURTLES ON THE BAYOU W/ THE GAY MEN’S CHORUS OF HOUSTON
14. TURTLES AND TUNA
15. Turtles and Tuna DVD

Kevin served also as 2nd Vice-president in the 25 season and as a member of the BOD that same season.

Kevin was the Tenor II ASL during the 23rd, 24th, and 25th seasons.
He also served on the Travel Committtee in the 23rd season, the Retreat Committee in teh 24th and 25th seasons, and the Auction Committee in teh 24th season.

Finally, he received the President’s Award in the 24th season.

1 reply
  1. Mike Renquist
    Mike Renquist says:

    Do sad to hear of this passing. Done way too soon. Kevin was so kind by to me during my Chorale days and I enjoyed his presence.

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