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Matt Dwonszyk’s Dwonztet

November 19 @ 8:30 pm - 11:00 pm

$25.00 – $45.00

Matt Dwonszyk’s Dwonztet

The Side Door Jazz Club

at Old Lyme Inn, 85 Lyme Street
Old Lyme, CT 06371

Matt Dwonszyk

Matt Dwonszyk – bass/leader
Kris Allen – saxophone
Shenel Johns – voice
Benito Gonzales – piano
Jonathan Barber – drums

Matt Dwonszyk is an accomplished bassist, composer, arranger and educator from Rocky Hill, CT. Dwonszyk graduated from the Jackie McLean Institute of Jazz studying under his mentor and world-renowned bassist, Nat Reeves and then went on to receive his Masters degree from SUNY Purchase College. Based in Brooklyn, NY since 2015, Dwonszyk still frequents back home to Connecticut to perform and teach.

Throughout his career, Dwonszyk has performed and recorded with numerous contemporaries as well as legendary jazz artists including Steve Davis, Harold Mabern, Jazzmeia Horn, Bennie Wallace, Dr. Eddie Henderson, Herlin Riley among many others. In 2018, Dwonszyk toured through Russia apart of the Rainy Days Jazz Festival and in 2019 he toured through Canada with the Oleg Butman Trio. His last tour was in 2022 with Jonathan Barber and Vision Ahead through the West Coast of the U.S. 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.

Dwonszyk’s debut recording, “Wonderful World”, was released May of 2019. His second album, “A Year and a Day”, released July 1st, 2022 featuring his band, the Dwonztet.

Since 2019, Matt has been on faculty at Manchester Community College as the Jazz Bass Instructor. He also teaches part time at Central Connecticut State College and the Hartt School of Music.

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Date:
November 19
Time:
8:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Cost:
$25.00 – $45.00
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Venue

The Side Door Jazz Club
85 Lyme St
Old Lyme,
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Phone:
860-434-0886
Website:
thesidedoorjazz.com