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Igor Matković

Born into a family where jazz records were played by his father, classical trumpet player, Igor grew to become a prolific jazz trumpeter and composer. He completed a Masters degree at the University of Graz (Austria, in 2009). Travelling through Europe and America (particularly New York), he studied with celebrated trumpet players including Stjepko Gut, John Swana, Charles Toliver, Dave Rodgers and many others. In the early stages of his carier he was involved in various projects as a trumpeter, keyboard player and as a producer. As a session musician he recorded over 30 albums in collaboration with different groups across a range of genres. He was a regular member of the European Movement Jazz Orchestra, releasing a record on the well known Clean Feed™ label in 2011. He has performed at numerous festivals both at home and abroad. These include Cairo Jazz Festival (Egypt), Bundes Jazz Festival (Germany), Lent Festival (Slovenia), 50th Ljubljana Jazz Festival (Slovenia), Cerkno Jazz festival (Slovenia), Jazz Club Porgy and Bess (Austria), Brussels Goethe Institute (Belgium), Centro Cultural Vila Flor (Portugal), Teatro Gil Vincente (Portugal), Casa da Musica (Portugal), Centro Cultural de Belem (Portugal)(with Maria Joao), Palais des Beaux-Arts (Belgium), Konzerthaus (Germany) and Rome Goethe Institute (Italy), Jazz A Chelah Jazz Festival (Morocco). In 2017 he performed at China – CEEC project founded by Chinese Jazz Association performing in Schangzhou, China

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The Path of 01

Modigo Records
2020

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Common Flow

Samo Records
2020

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Rare Ebb

Samo Records
2020

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Sonic Motion

Celinka Records
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Intuition

From: Sonic Motion
By Igor Matković

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