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Roman Matin

Roman Matin was born in Minsk, Belarus, in 1981. His father played bass guitar in local rock bands. Roman was interested in music from his early childhood, and to his five he knew almost all European and American musical groups. His first major hobby became art-rock. Later Roman was acquainted to the academic and jazz music. Among the favorite musicians he calls Lester Young, Art Pepper, Kenny Burrell, Wes Montgomery, Fred Frith; his favorite composers are Bartok, Stravinsky, Satie, Shostakovich.

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”Roman Matin has an original sound on guitar and these pieces whet one's appetite to hear more” - Scott Yanow, All Music Guide

“A wonderful new talent with deep feeling” - Sheila Jordan

“You sound great” - Charlie Haden

“Very good music! You have the stuff” - Michael Henderson, bass player with Miles Davis, 1970-1975

“At last, an original voice! I love this ideas” - Ralph Carney, main sax player and arranger with Tom Waits

”This guitar work is very original and mysterious. I'm really enjoying it.” - Eric Bikales, organ player with Tom Waits

”This music is beautiful” - Badal Roy

”Very nice and peaceful” - Airto Moreira

”This sound is soulful and haunting - It urges you to hear more “ - James Spaulding

”Awesome! Great work” - Alphonse Mouson

”Great to hear this guitar work! Enigmatic and searching with a nice balance of clarity and opaqueness” - Brucre Eisenbeil

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