A compelling mix of original works and select jazz standards, this show features bassist, composer and creative music specialist Matt Smiley and his quartet featuring: Ben Parrish – guitar, Heath Walton – sax and Dru Heller -drums.
An avid explorer of jazz history and recordings, Smiley has performed both nationally and internationally, including the Montreux, North Sea, and Montreal Jazz Festivals. Matt has a Bachelor’s degree in Music Industry with a Jazz Studies minor from James Madison University, and a Master of Music in Jazz Studies from the University of Northern Colorado, and he is currently a doctoral candidate at the University. Matt has led many artist-in-residencies at Nocturne and his most recent album “Crankbait” was released in spring of 2021 on the Nocturne Productions record label.
Wednesday Show Times: Set One: 6:30-7:45pm | Set Two: 8:45-10:00pm
– Floor seats are only available for Dinner and a Show Reservations (Music is included with all “Dinner and a Show” reservations)
– For bar and walk-in guests, a music fee of $19 per guest applies to this show