About Matt

Singing sensation Matt Barber performs the finest Jazz, Pop, and Variety, performing 300 concerts per year, for over a decade!

With a passionate, uplifting style reminiscent of Barry Manilow and Michael Buble, Matt delivers songs we know and love with a sincere, meaningful approach. His passion for his music comes through in every song.

Matt’s show, “The Matt Barber Experience” consists of “fun, upbeat, and relaxing music from the heart,” providing an extensive repertoire of music, making for a fun, relaxing, and interesting experience that all ages will enjoy, whether you spend a romantic evening with that special person, or a fun night which you can bring your friends, or whole family to enjoy.

Matt has toured internationally, performing at the finest resorts, wineries, country clubs, and performing arts centers.  A few notable venues have included The Four Seasons Hotel in Beverly Hills, Andy Williams’ Moon River Restaurant in Branson, and the Illinois State Fair in Springfield.

Matt recently released his 7th studio album, “The Song Is You,” recorded and produced in Los Angeles with a cast of world-class musicians including pianists Bradley Young and Marc LeBrun, bassist David Enos, pianist/guitarist Stephan Oberhoff, award-winning trumpeter Tony Guerrero and saxophonist Mack Goldsbury. The album showcases fresh arrangements of some of Matt’s favorite standards and has been receiving positive reviews in the press and national radio.  

Since his debut in 2005, Matt has released “Romancing Nashville (2007)”, “Love Notes From Paradise (2009),” “It’s Been A Merry Christmas (2009),” “The Masterpiece Collection (2011),” “More Today Than Yesterday (2015),” “Fireside Jazz (2021)” and “The Song Is You (2022).” Matt has recorded and toured with some of the finest world-class musicians, including Day Kelly (Brother Day), former trumpet player for Ray Charles. In 2019, Matt released his first original song “Moments In Time,” co-written and produced with Brother Day. Matt’s music can be found online on all major online platforms including Apple Music, Amazon, and Spotify.

“If I can help people forget their problems, feel uplifted, and bring them some happiness, then I’ve done my job,” says Matt.

“Matt, I congratulate you on your ability to keep alive the great music we love alive and well.  Keep up the good work and I wish you continued success in your career.  My best to you!”

Vinnie Falcone (Pianist and Musical Conductor for Frank Sinatra)
Matt Barber Music | Jazz Vocalist