6:30pm | 65-75 minute performance | Doors open at 5:00pm |
8:30pm | 65-75 minute performance | Doors open at 8:00pm |
Food and Beverages will be served from 5pm -9:30pm
2 item minimum purchase of food, beverages, including non alcohol beverages
A $5.00 credit will be applied to the students bill (towards music, food & beverages), students must show I.D.
Matt Vilinger – Piano and keyboards
Peter Schlamb – Keyboards/vibraphone
Zach Morrow – Drums
Matt Villinger is 30 and born and raised in St. Louis, Missouri. From there he received his Undergraduate and Masters in Jazz performance from Southern Illinois University of Edwardsville. He has got to work with greats, such as Bobby Watson, Reggie Thomas, Peter Martin, Glenn Zaleski, Ryan J Lee, Peter Schlamb, Logan Richardson and others. Villinger currently resides in Kansas City leading his own groups, as well as playing in Electric Tinks and other sideman projects. He is one of the most in demand piano players in Kansas City. In 2013, Villinger recorded his first album as a leader called “All Night” which featured Peter Schlamb and Hermon Mehari. His newest album “All Day” also features Peter Schlamb and Hermon Mehari and has a similar vibe as All Night. The compositions are heavily influenced by different types of groove music. Influences include Herbie Hancock, Thundercat, Drake, Frank LoCrasto, Peter Schlamb and others.