Martín Pantyrer was born in Buenos Aires on 8 May 1971. His musical education took place at the Conservatorio Nacional Carlos López Buchardo, at the school of the Argentine Musicians’ Union (SADEM), with teachers Hugo Pierre, Víctor Skorupski, Rodolfo Alchourron and at the Harbord Conservatory for the Performing Arts (New York) with Rolando Briceño. He studied saxophone as well as clarinet.
Throughout his career he has worked as a sessionist on countless albums of different artists, including Nora Sarmoria, Liliana Herrero and Mariano Otero. He is a member of Escalandrum, one of the traditional ensembles of the City.