Matt Cappy.

///Matt Cappy


Date: May 17, 2024
Duration: 1 Day
Category: ,
Type: open
Shows at 7pm & 8:30pm No reservations Please arrive 30 minutes before the show for great seats
cover $40

If you like Miles, Hubbard, and Randy Brecker, you’ll love Matt Cappy, one of the best

trumpeters in the current scene.” Arnaldo DeSouteiro, Jazz Station Blog

He’s played on studio sessions for The Roots, Michael Jackson, Elvis Costello, Marah, John

Legend, The Mavericks, and gospel great Marvin Sapp, and each has proved a perfect setting

for his muted, holy, breathy brass tone.” Philadelphia Inquirer

MATT CAPPY is a highly respected Trumpeter, Composer and Producer from Berlin, NJ who

broke into the national touring scene, playing with Philadelphia legend Jill Scott’s first touring

band “Fat Back Taffy.” Recording on her live gold selling album “826+” Cappy’s staple velvety

trumpet tone was laced throughout the Neo-Soul genre’s defining album.

Matt has toured with Jill Scott, Maxwell, The Roots, Jay-Z, Kirk Franklin, Mary J. Blige,

K’Naan, The Mavericks, Queen Latifah, and Ms. Patti LaBelle. Matt has guest appeared with the

Dave Matthews Band, The Gorillaz, John Legend, Amos Lee, OAR and Elvis Costello. Matt

appears in Dave Chappelle’s Block Party Movie and Jennifer Lopez’s Marry Me.

Matt has recorded on 5 Grammy winning Albums. The Roots & John Legend Wake Up, Kirk

Franklin Fight of My Life, Fred Hammond’s Free To Worship, Alejandro Sanz Sirope and Juanes


A forward thinking musician who blends jazz & soul, with hip-hop, latin and afro cuban

rhythms, Matt is constantly looking to perfect a mix of rhythm and melody. Behind his undeniable

hook lines sung though his warm, staple trumpet sound, Matt takes his audiences to beautiful

places of togetherness amongst head knocking grooves from original progressive jazz


Matt Cappy- Trumpet
Erik Sayles- Guitar
Ricky Hess- Keys
Nick Perri – Bass
James Rouse- Drums