Matt Gordy is a drummer/percussionist/pianist/composer/arranger who has performed with international orchestras all over the world including the Orquesta Sinfonica de Maracaibo, Venezuela and the Boston Pops Esplanade Orchestra. He has also performed with star attractions such as Joni Mitchell, Tony Bennett, Frank Sinatra, Jr., Brian Wilson, and Aretha Frankling>, Mose Allison, Mark Murphy, YES, Donna Summer, The Moody Blues, Seth MacFarlane, Bob Sheppard, and Jerry Bergonzi, to name a few.
He presently resides in Los Angeles, where his own JazzTonite Sextet performs regularly at various venues, including the Blue Whale, Vitello’s, Grand Annex, the CAP Theater and the famous Lighthouse Cafe in Hermosa Beach. Recently, he performed at the 2013 Changsha Music Festival in Changsha, Hunan Province, China.
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He has recently performed Petrouchka by Igor Stravinsky for a jazz nonet at the Blue Whale. See Music Videos.