Matt Carmichael is a 20 year old saxophonist/composer from Scotland who has played at festivals including Love Supreme, Edinburgh Jazz Festival, Newport Jazz Festival USA, Celtic Connections and has had his music featured on BBC Radio 3, BBC Scotland and Jazz FM.
Matt’s original compositions are influenced by jazz and folk and feature some of the most exciting musicians in the UK who have all played together since their mid teens – pianist Fergus McCreadie (Best instrumentalist – Scottish Jazz Awards) , Tom Potter (UK Young drummer of the Year winner) and Ali Watson (In demand London bassist).
‘Commanding’ – The Times (UK)
‘One to watch in 2019’ – Jazzwise (UK)
‘Fast becoming one of the leading lights in Scottish Jazz’ – Tommy Smith