about - Matt Barber, Carbondale, IL
Matt Barber's non-stop touring schedule has taken him from Branson to L.A, New York to Florida – performing 300 concerts per year for over a decade.
With an uplifting Classic style reminiscent of Barry Manilow and Michael Buble, Matt delivers songs from yesterday and today with a sincere, meaningful approach. His passion for this music comes through in every song.
Matt has had had the honor of performing at many upscale venues in the U.S. including The Four Seasons Hotel in Beverly Hills, CA, Andy Williams' Moon River Grill Restaurant in Branson, MO as well as the Illinois State Fair in his home state.
Since 2005, Matt has released five albums produced in Nashville, TN by Daniel Dennis, “Romancing Nashville (2007)”, “Love Notes From Paradise (2009),” “It's Been A Merry Christmas (2009)” and “The Masterpiece Collection (2011)," and "More Today Than Yesterday (2015)".
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 for a romantic evening with that special person, or a fun night which you can bring your whole family to enjoy. Matt performs solo, with a trio, and occasionally other musical guests.
"Matt, I congratulate you on your ability to keep alive the music we know and love alive and well. Keep up the good work and I wish you continued success in your career." - Vinnie Falcone (former piano player and conductor for Frank Sinatra)