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Matt Barber Live at 17th Street Grill – Tustin, CA

// March 17th, 2019

Hope you can join us on June 17th at 7:00 PM for a special performance at 17th Street Grill in Tustin, CA with the Bradley Young trio, presented by Wayne Beissman with Jazz4us. More details to come!

Matt Barber Live at Alhambra Performing Arts Center

// February 18th, 2019

Thank you to everyone who came out to Alhambra Performing Arts Center for our fantastic “Sinatra Nights” concert, presented by Bill Yee. What a wonderful night! The show featured Mike Saul on piano, Dave Enos on bass, and Shelley Gordon on drums. We hope to you again soon!

The New Single “Moments In Time” now available!

// January 1st, 2019

Happy New Year, friends! 

Matt has just released a brand new original song “Moments In Time,” co-written with friend and collaborator Brother Day Kelly.  The song is now available for download via iTunes (http://hyperurl.co/nv7ha1) and Amazon (http://hyperurl.co/q6vlkl).

Watch the “Moments In Time” official promo video:

 

About Matt

// May 31st, 2018

With a passionate, uplifting style reminiscent of Barry Manilow and Michael Buble, Matt Barber delivers songs we know and love with a sincere, meaningful approach. His passion for his music comes through in every song. Matt has performed over 300 concerts per year around the world for more than a decade.

Matt’s recordings have recently been featured on Los Angeles radio station KJAZZ 88.1 FM.  He has had had the honor of performing at notable venues, including The Four Seasons Hotel in Beverly Hills, Andy Williams’ Moon River Restaurant in Branson, as well as the Illinois State Fair, to name a few.  Matt has performed around the world, at festivals, wineries, resorts, colleges, country clubs and retirement communities.

Since his debut in 2005, Matt has released five albums, “Romancing Nashville (2007),” “Love Notes From Paradise (2009),” “It’s Been A Merry Christmas (2009),” “The Masterpiece Collection (2011),” and “More Today Than Yesterday (2015),” with arrangements by Alan McPike and recorded in Nashville, TN by Daniel Dennis. Matt tours and records with some of LA’s best musicians, as well as performing with good friend, Brother Day Kelly, former trumpet player for Ray Charles.  Matt recorded “It’s Been A Merry Christmas (2009),” by Brother Day and is currently promoting the single “Moments In Time (2019)” collaboration.  

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In Memory of Vincent Falcone, former pianist and conductor for Frank Sinatra

// March 29th, 2017

“I congratulate you on your ability to keep alive the great music we love alive and well.  Keep up the good work and I wish you continued success in your career.  My best to you!  – Vinnie Falcone”

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