Legendary bassist chuck rainey and drummer john anthony martinez  join forces 


Rhythm Intensive is a collaboration between legendary bassist Chuck Rainey and veteran drummer John Anthony Martinez whose mission it is to transfer and preserve what they have learned as rhythm section players to future generations via camps, clinics, videos, play along audio, books, and performances.



CHARLES RAINEY Music Inc. (CRM) has been a long established ASCAP publishing company. In 1980, CRM was created to umbrella Chuck Rainey’s intellectual creative song rights. The company also directs and manages Chuck Rainey’s seminars and workshops throughout the global community of organized music.

JOHN A. MARTINEZ Founder and CEO of Fingerfoot Music Productions (FMP), has been a member of ASCAP since 1999 and is a voting member of the National Association of Recording Arts and Sciences (the Grammys). FMP is a music production company based in the Dallas/ Fort Worth area of Texas (USA), providing songwriting, music and audio services to the music and media industries. In 2004, FMP joined forces with Singapore based Electric Muse, consultants and developers of original music and multimedia. 

Who We Are

Rhythm Intensive® has assembled a team of prominent professionals in the music industry. You won’t find more passionate and inspired music educators anywhere. Our faculty includes Grammy Award winners, college professors, legendary artists, and other gurus.

What We Do

Our mission is to empower every local musician and music maker. The skills developed in this program are invaluable for musicians,producers, promoters and just about anyone else involved in music.

A Program That’s Right for You!

These clinics include all the topics from our syllabus. We will work together to develop a program tailored to suit the needs of your organizations. 

Previous Instructors and Guest Speakers

John Anthony Martinez, Chuck Rainey, Thomas Dolby, Foley, Kevin Brandino, Jerry Jemmott, Vail Johnson, Rod Taylor, Victor Wooten, Bobby Vega, Ed Friedland, Chester Thompson, Dr. Randall Kertz, Doug Johns, Jordan Simmons, Shueh-li Ong, Phil Chen, and José Rossy.