|Matt La Von|
Matt La Von has been involved in almost every facet of the music industry.
As a performing musician, he enjoys working in all genres including Jazz, Rock, R&B, Funk and variations of improvised music.
As a composer, Matt La Von has been prolific in the areas of orchestral and electronic music for film and television. He also has a large body of work that falls under the categories of modern jazz, avant garde, and experimental improvised music.
Matt La Von attended The University of the Arts in Philadelphia where he received a bachelor's degree in Jazz Studies in 1999. While in Philadelphia, he enjoyed working in the Jazz and Night Club scene throughout Philadelphia and New Jersey. He moved to New York City in January of 2001 where he continued studying composition and began a more intense focus on original music and music for film and television. He has also developed his own home studio, where he personally engineers the vast majority of his compositions and recordings.
Every Sunday night from 7 to 10pm Matt La Von leads the house band at the Ba'sik Jazz Jam Session at Ba'sik, one of Williamsburg Brooklyn's best new cocktail bars. Come out to hear some of the best established, and up & coming jazz talent in New York City and Brooklyn.
Ba'sik is located at 323 Graham ave, Brooklyn, NY 11211 (Corner of Graham ave and Devoe st (Graham ave stop on the L train).