Nilson Matta

Nilson Matta

Nilson Matta Nilson Matta & Brazilian Voyage played at the club 3/1/19 and 3/2/19 Brazilian bassist and composer Nilson Matta is known for his work with Trio Da Paz, Don Pullen’s African Brazilian Connection, Joe Henderson, and Yo-Yo Ma. Matta previously played at the club! See earlier interview. You’re turning 70, and tonight was a wonderful … Read more

John Patitucci

John Patitucci

John Patitucci Played at the club 11/09/18 and 11/10/18 John Patitucci is an American jazz bassist and composer born in New York, NY, December 22, 1959. When he was 12, he bought his first bass and decided on his career. He won his fourth Grammy Award on February 10, 2019. How did you come to play … Read more

Nilson Matta’s Samba Meets Jazz

Nilson Matta’s Samba Meets Jazz 2/23/18 & 2/24/18 Nilson Matta, a bassist best known for his work with Trio da Paz, presides over a flexible ensemble dedicated to the music of his native Brazil. Matta has developed his own musical signature making him a first-call bass player of Brazilian music and jazz musicians.  Therefore, it’s not … Read more