Matt Finley

     Jazz Composer & Performer

Matt Finley, trumpet. Photo by Duane Beyer.
Blowing hot and cool


  New    Rio JAZZ, April 3, 2018 at Dutchess Comm. Coll., Poughkeepsie, NY.   Poster

             Rio JAZZ, July 31, 2018 at Rogers Park, Bolton Landing on Lake George  


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

  "Your playing certainly is top notch." - Russ Davis, XM Radio Jazz Channel 72

  "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 flügelhorn" - 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)

  "Your CD is world class, top of the food chain and your playing is a wonderful
   amazement on so many instruments it is dizzying.
" - Don Miller, bassist

  "Matt's concert is our favorite event of the year" - Mike Weida, 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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