Musician. Bassist. Composer. Arranger. Educator
Matt Dwonszyk is an accomplished bassist, composer, arranger and educator from Rocky Hill, CT. He graduated from the Jackie McLean Institute of Jazz studying under his mentor and world-renowned bassist, Nat Reeves. Matt then went on to achieve his Masters degree from SUNY Purchase College. He has been living in Brooklyn, New York the past five years but still frequents back home to Connecticut to perform.
The Dwonztet Live Dizzy's Coca Cola Club
Release Date: 2019
© Copyright - Sylvia Mims / Gigi Habanero Record
Sylvia Mims – voice, Matt Dechamplain/Taber Gable –piano, Curtis Torrian/Jonathan Barber Drums – drums, Matt Dwonszyk – bass, Joshua Bruneau- trumpet
Latest recording as a sideman
Matt has shared the bandstand with world-renowned jazz musicians such as Steve Davis, Harold Mabern, Jazzmeia Horn, Bennie Wallace, Dr. Eddie Henderson, Herlin Riley among many others. In 2018, Matt toured through Russia apart of the Rainy Days Jazz Festival. He frequently performs at some of the top jazz clubs in New York City including Smalls Jazz Club, Dizzy's Coca Cola Club, Smoke and the Blue Note. Matt's debut recording, "Wonderful World", was released May of 2019. He continues to perform with his group, the Dwonztet, featuring some of the top jazz musicians in the world today.