Primary Instrument: Guitar
Matt Davis is a guitarist, arranger and composer based in the Philadelphia and New York areas. In addition to performing, Matt is an active composer, teacher and arranger. Hailed as “incredible” by the Philadelphia Daily News, and “eloquent” by Jazztimes Magazine, Matt’s original 12 piece ‘modern chamber jazz ensemble’, called “Aerial Photograph” has released three CD’s and performs regularly in and around the tri-state area. Matt has shared the stage with notable musicians such as Odean Pope, The Silk Road Ensemble, Dave Liebman, Paulina Oliveros, John Swana, Terrell Stafford, Mickey Roker, Jon Hollenbeck, and many others...
“gorgeous” – philadelphia city paper
“incredible” – philadelphia daily news
“eloquent” – jazztimes magazine
“wildly imaginative” – jazziz magazine
New York, NY
Willing to teach:
Advanced students only.
Focusing on musicianship, accompaniment techniques, ear training, repertoire, jazz language, dynamics, etc.