Matt’s Music Monday

Matt’s Music Monday

Issue #4 Herbie Hancock – Cantaloupe Island In celebration of his birthday this past Friday, we start off this week with “Cantaloupe Island”. This piece has become a standard in the jazz community and may be heard in academic and professional...
Matt’s Music Monday

Matt’s Music Monday

Issue # 3 Joanna Wang – Wild World We start off this week’s playlist with a smooth cover of a classic by Cat Stevens. Half of the time when I’m listening to music it’s on an artist radio and songs just play one after another. Every now and then...
Matt’s Music Monday

Matt’s Music Monday

Issue #2 Balkan Beat Box – Bulgarian Chicks The first time I heard this group was through one of my favorite bands, Galactic. I was listening to a live performance and heard this Middle Eastern influenced jam mixed with their funky New Orleans style. I tried to find...
Matt’s Music Monday

Matt’s Music Monday

Issue #1 New Music Monday Blog At the age of 27, I find it comical when I hear myself saying ‘kids these days’, ‘when I was young’, or ‘I remember when’ – phrases I thought only to be muttered by grumpy, old men and women living in the past. The world is experiencing...