Press

Press Quotes

“A soul-stirring Maestro” 
Jill Lawson, Huffington Post 

“awe-inspiring and unforgettable”. 
Music Industry News Network 

“sensational singer, songwriter” 
Digital Spy, Hearst Magazines UK 

“A slice of creative genius” 
Steve Sheppard, One World Music Radio 

“Musical transcendence…haunting and enchanting” 
Jodi Schwarzenbach, Sarasota Post 

“Matt Venuti… A Rare Gem” 
Anthony Leclair, Swept Media 

“I’m ever an admirer of your work” 
Thomas Dolby 

“Brilliant and spellbinding performance” 
Jane Heaven, producer and host,
KPFA Bay Area Radio 

“Your music is medicinal” 
Lee Rayburn, WHCU Morning Show Host 

“Matt’s performance opens the heart, quiets the mind and touches the soul” 
Arun Gandhi, author, lecturer, grandson of
Mahatma Gandhi 

“A fabulous one-man concert”- 
Eddie King, president, Arts in the Parks,
Nashville, TN 

“Akin to the Aurora Borealis for your ears”- 
James Stimpson, Charlottesville Weekly 

“…heartfelt, spirit-filled, uplifting”- 
Buzz Music 

“One of the world’s premier players of the Hang” 
Washington Post 

“Matt is impressive with his dedication and focus toward the art, taking his instrument where it has never been before” 
Michael Stock, WLRN Miami NPR 

“The way Matt plays makes me believe that a human being can transcend his or her body and mind through music."
John Saylor, Encounters With The Great Spirit

Recent Highlights

  • Performed at the main TED conference and 4 TEDx conferences as the featured artist 
  • Performs on average 100 + solo concerts and band events yearly throughout the US 
  • Is considered one of the top players in the world of the Hang, the Gubal and the Electronic Valve Instrument (EVI) 
  • 2017 Release, The Rhythm Of Life, debuted at #6 on ZMR top 100 
  • Awarded March, 2019 Artist in Residency for AIRIE Program in Everglades 
  • Awarded September 2019 Artist In Residence In Shenandoah National Park

For Booking and other inquiries: booking@mattvenuti.com