Playing Excellence in Jazz, Classical, and Trumpet Instruction


Matt has extensive experience in both performance and education including various adjunct faculty positions, notations in national magazines, and performances with such jazz greats as Ellis Marsalis and Nicholas Payton.

Honors include selection into the "Louis Armstrong Quintet" and International Association of Jazz Educators All Star Collegiate Big Band. He is also a member of the Jazz Educators Network, International Trumpet Guild, and Collegiate Music Society.

To learn more, please read Matt's Biography page.


In addition to his broad selection of solo jazz music, Matt's repertoire includes jazz combo, big band, brass quintet, concert band, musicals, rock band and New Orleans styles. His service as a musician with various armed forces ensembles have further broadened his wide range of musical styles.

To hear excerpts of Matt playing selections from his repertoire, please visit his Recordings page. For further examples, please Contact him directly.

Bookings & Lessons

Matt has studied with such greats as Ellis Marsalis, Irvin Mayfield, and Clyde Kerr. Music has taken him all over the world and he has performed at such venues as Carnegie Hall, Birdland, Symphony Hall, and other high profile venues. Matt has a very active teaching and performing schedule. He is available for clinics, concerts, and lessons.

For bookings, please Contact Matt directly. It is suggested that venues and schools book early as his schedule tends to fill quickly.

Matt is now accepting students into his private studio, both in person and online via Skype. Visit the Lessons page for more information!