photo by Nona Manson
Dmitri Matheny-flugelhorn | Andrew Gross-tenor saxophone | Nick Manson-piano | T-Bone Sistrunk-bass | Dom Moio drums
Celebrated for his warm tone, soaring lyricism and masterful technique, American musician DMITRI MATHENY has been lauded as “the first breakthrough flugelhornist since Chuck Mangione" [San Jose Mercury News].
Matheny has had the privilege of appearing in concert with such jazz luminaries as Larry Coryell, Nathan Davis, Amina Figarova, Tommy Flanagan, Wycliffe Gordon, Darrell Grant, Larry Grenadier, John Handy, Billy Higgins, Red Holloway, Denise Jannah, James Moody, Jean Louis Rassinfosse, Margo Reed, Tony Reedus, Sam Rivers, Max Roach, Dennis Rowland, the Rosenberg Trio, Bud Shank, Sonny Simmons, Mary Stallings, Akira Tana, Billy Taylor, Bobby Watson and Paula West.
Matheny's discography lists over 60 compact discs on which he appears as a composer, arranger, producer, annotator or flugelhorn soloist. He has released nine critically-acclaimed albums as a leader: Red Reflections , Penumbra , Starlight Cafe , Santa's Got a Brand New Bag , Nocturne , The SnowCat , Spiritu Sancto , Best of Dmitri Matheny  and Grant & Matheny .
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Jazz in Arizona
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