Try This At Home

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Matt’s debut recording, released in November 2010. Recorded almost entirely in his basement studio, it features some of NYC’s finest musical talent. Matt composed, produced, arranged, and engineered nearly the entire production. See the audio page for streaming, and purchase a CD to support the cause!

“Try This At Home is a fine debut and will please the ear of most any fan of modern jazz”Bill Clifford – Pop Matters

“He has created a beautiful arrangement of songs with focus on showcasing the beauty of individual instruments as well touching on the various styles of music that skirt around the funk genre”Karen Dugan – Music Marauders

“An interesting listen for any jazz aficionado or fan of the NYC underground music scene”Alex Borsody – Jambands.com

Featuring: Drums: Marc Balling, Adam Deitch and Gregg Jarvis | Bass: Panagiotis Andreou, Bryan Ladd and Matt Williams | Keyboards: Manu Koch and Borahm Lee | Trumpet: Tatum Greenblatt | Trombone: Joe Beaty, Marshall Gilkes and Brad Gunson | Saxophones: Jorge Continentino, Jonah Parzen-Johnson, Gary Pickard, Geoff Vidal

The Band.TTAH full band

Matt’s large ensemble (9+ pieces) goes by the same name. They can be seen periodically around NYC, performing cuts from the recording along with obscure jazz/funk classics, rearrangements of pop tunes, and collaborations with vocalists, songwriters, MCs and guest instrumentalists.

Catch them if you can!

See the video page for some select cuts of late nights past…

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