Track

Matthew Silberman

No photos available. Upload them now.

Primary Instrument: Sax, tenor

Born: December 30, 1981    

Born in Los Angeles and raised in Venice and Santa Monica, California, Matthew Silberman has been around music his entire life. Since being in utero he was attending his mother's opera performances.

Silberman began his formal musical training at age 6, taking piano lessons. After a few years his interest in the piano waned, only to be supplanted by the clarinet at 9.

The summer of his 13th year, his father introduced him to the music of Charlie Parker. Although he had been listening to jazz for years since “borrowing” his dad's “Art Blakey and the Jazz Messengers with Thelonious Monk” album, it was Bird who created the desire in him to learn to play jazz. At the suggestion of his mother, Matthew Silberman took home one of his school's alto saxophones, and taught himself to play it....
read more

”Promising young saxophonist.” -Don Heckman, L.A. Times
  • Questionable Creatures

    DeSoto Sound Factory
    2012

This information is provided by discogs.com or the profile administrator.

Primary Instrument:
Sax, tenor

Location:
Brooklyn, NY

Willing to teach:
Advanced students only.

Credentials/Background:
I've taught privately for 10 years. I've taught Pre-K through 8th Grade music for 4 years. I'm available for private lessons, scheduling TBD, at $50/hr, or $40/hr if the student comes to my house.

Clinic/Workshop Information:
I'm available for clinics on saxophone technique, improvisation and composition.

Sorry, no recommendations at this time.

I play a silver-plated, Selmer Super Balanced Action tenor, hard-rubber Otto Link mouthpiece, and various reeds. On soprano, I play a gold-plated Selmer Mark VI, with a Guy Hawkins hard-rubber mouthpiece and Vandoren Reeds. I'm currently seeking a reed endorsement.

Please Sign Up or Log In to send your inquiry.

Events Calendar

Sorry, there are no Matthew Silberman events available at this time. Submit one now.

TIP: Reach multiple calendar destinations with a single post. Learn now here.

comments powered by Disqus
Rank: 7,971 Views: 3,413 Fans: 1
Featured recording “Questionable Creatures”

Questionable Creatures
DeSoto Sound Factory (2012)

Weekly Giveaways

Peter Lerner

Peter Lerner

About | Enter

Jamie Saft

Jamie Saft

About | Enter

Sun Trio

Sun Trio

About | Enter

Paul Bley

Paul Bley

About | Enter

An innovative and rich resource For Jazz Musicians

The All About Jazz musician database grows daily
with the help of musicians, supportive professionals and advocates.

Musician? Plug in and promote yourself today.

Learn how