Matt McCarty has played saxophones and flute for over 25 years and enjoys playing all styles of music including jazz, rock, soul, blues and R&B. He has performed live or in the studio with Bobby Shew, Christian McBride, Arturo Sandoval, Jim Payne, Melvin Sparks and The Hit Men. Matt has been nominated Best Jazz Artist for the past two years by the Beachcomber newspaper of Destin, FL. He is a first call saxophonist for the Gulf Coast region, playing in jazz combos, jazz big bands, rock and R&B bands that are featured at major events and festivals in the area. Matt was featured in several newspaper articles, as he started the only weekly jazz jam on the Gulf Coast two years ago. Matt was recently featured on Brian Taylor’s album Spirito Sereno and will be performing with the group at major jazz clubs in Atlanta this summer. The album can be found on Amazon or iTunes.