bassist * composer * improviser

Matt Pavolka

Groups

The Horns Band

The Horns Band

Bassist-composer Matt Pavolka doubles on trombone and leads an aptly named quintet—with cornetist Kirk Knuffke, saxist Loren Stillman, trombonist Jacob Garchik and drummer Mark Ferber.

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The Matt Pavolka Band

The Matt Pavolka Band

The Matt Pavolka Band has been sharing their particular take on the music of the early twenty-first century with audiences in New York and abroad for a while now.

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Collaboration with Akiko Pavolka

Collaboration with Akiko Pavolka

Matt and Akiko Pavolka have been collaborators in music and life since they first met as college students in Boston over twenty years ago.

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