Flat Five Jazz

Modern Jazz for your event

Flat Five Jazz is a modern jazz combo based out of Lynchburg, Virginia. A menagerie of backgrounds and influences create a unique, yet beautiful soundscape that is both pleasing and engaging. Consider Flat Five for your next wedding, corporate event, private party, or booking at your venue.

Matthew Billings Piano

 Matthew Billings - Piano

Matthew Billings - Piano

Matthew is a multifaceted Instrumentalist, programmer and sound designer who has been involved in the music scene across several cities since the beginning of his professional career. He initially began his musical education as a student of Jazz Piano Composition and Performance; in addition, Matthew also proceeded to study and major in Audio Engineering in the Upstate NY Area, with specializations in Ableton programming for studio/stage use, Pro Tools, and Logic composition. These opportunities opened the doors for being contracted regularly as a studio programmer, engineer, and performer, with a current list of live performance and programming credits that include the Xerox International Jazz Festival, Buffalo Museum of Science, NYC Chain and Downtown Short Film Festivals, and Artists up and down the East Coast. Currently, Matthew resides in Lynchburg, VA working as a freelance musician, engineer and designer.