Matt Savage- Prelude No. 11 in Bb Major

This is my Prelude in Bb Major, the eleventh of a cycle of 24 preludes (one in each key) that were premiered in New York in September 2014. The preludes are an homage to Rachmaninoff’s similar cycle. This Bb Major

Blog- January 2014

It’s been an exciting winter break, both musically and in my personal life.  I spent the holidays with my family and played three concerts (one in Baltimore, two in Florida).  Now I’m back in New York just in time for

Blog- December 2013

Blog- December 2013 “A Live Celebration” advance MP3 albums available now CD available January 14, 2014!   I am very pleased to announce that I am releasing a limited-edition companion album to A Bigger Celebration this January.  It’s called A

Blog- November 2013

Blog- November 2013 I just finished midterms at Manhattan School of Music; it’s been two months since I arrived in New York City on August 28th.  I’ve already been to more amazing jazz shows than I can count.  The number

Blog- September 2013

Blog- September 2013 “A Bigger Celebration” album available Tuesday! Tomorrow’s the big day… it’s the release date of my tenth album A Bigger Celebration (September 17, 2013).  This CD features Jerry Bergonzi on tenor sax, Bruce Gertz on bass, Richie

“A Bigger Celebration” Album Trailer

Here’s a new trailer to announce the release of my tenth album, A Bigger Celebration.  The record features Jerry Bergonzi on tenor sax, Bruce Gertz on bass, Richie Barshay (of Chick Corea and Herbie Hancock fame) on drums.  Mark Zaleski

“Bebop” by Dizzy Gillespie (Live in Japan)

Here’s a video recorded while I was on tour in Japan.  It’s a long jam on a famous jazz standard… Dizzy Gillespie’s “Bebop.” This was recorded at Mrs. Dolphin jazz club in Osaka, Japan on August 31, 2012.  Shota Ishikawa

“Power Pop” (New song, Live in Japan)

This is a new song of mine called “Power Pop.”  It’s on my new album, A Bigger Celebration.  The video was recorded at Chuka Hall in Kobe, Japan on September 1, 2012.  Shota Ishikawa is on bass and Tatsuhiko Takeda

“Spain” by Chick Corea (Live in Spain)

Time for another Spain video… except this one is literally “Spain.” This video of Chick Corea’s famous tune was from my second gig at Heineken Jazzaldia, an amazing jazz festival in San Sebastian, Spain. This concert was a solo piano