Matt Finley

     Jazz Composer & Performer

Matt Finley, trumpet. Photo by Duane Beyer.


  New     Spring is always a light time for my playing, but I'm doing a lot of composing and arranging.
              Next concert: DCC, April 7 at 7 pm with the DCC Jazz Collective (the jazz faculty).


             Matt is on Pandora, Apple Music / iTunes, Spotify and CD Baby
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  "Flugelhorn Master!" - Poughkeepsie Journal

  "Your playing certainly is top notch." - Russ Davis, Sirius XM Radio Jazz Channel

  "Your CD is great!  Brazilian Wish is Awesome!" - Rachelle Bivins
  (Publisher, ABYSSJazz magazine)


  "Melodic & catchy with complex chord changes." - Scott Yanow, jazz reviewer

  "Remarkable technique on trumpet and flugelhorn" - Schenectady Gazette

  "Standout solo trumpet" - Troy Times Record

  "Finley's sound is velvety" - Adirondack Life Magazine

  "Execution is virtually flawless; he smokes on every tune" - Frank Villafane
  (Reviewer for WWW.VINILEMANIA.NET)


  "It was our pleasure to work with you. Great music and a great performance. I think we sold all of the CDs you
  had in the lobby, proof of how much the audience enjoyed your work. I hope we can find some other opportunities
  to collaborate in the future." - Dave Baxter (Board Chairman, Northern Dutchess Symphony Orchestra)

  "Matt's concert is our favorite event of the year" - Mike Weida, former Director, DCC Student Activities Office

  "Matt's performance is nothing short of beautiful in every way" - Tim Wendt,
   trumpeter, commenting on 'Jordan' video
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Blowing hot and cool. Calligraphy by Lynn Palumbo.