Matthew Whitaker Trio
“I caught wind of this genius child over the weekend and I am truly astonished at his talent and love of jazz. He has amazed everyone who hears him play. Not only does he burn it up on piano and Hammond, he kills it on the drums too! ” –Jazz N Pop
Born in 2001 in Hackensack, NJ, Matthew Whitaker grew up surrounded by music. His love for playing music first began at the young age of 3, after his grandfather gave him a small Yamaha keyboard.
At 9, Matthew began teaching himself how to play the Hammond B3 organ. Four years later, he became the youngest artist to be endorsed by Hammond in its 80+ year history. Be the age of 10, he was featured at Stevie Wonder’s induction into the Apollo Theater Hall of Fame. At 15, he was named a YamahaView more
Tickets: $27 for adults; $14 for ages 18 and under
INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES *
- May 4, 2019 at 08:00 pm (Sat)
Kirk Road and Pine Street, Batavia, IL 60510
Both the Fermilab box office and Ramsey Auditorium are located in Wilson Hall, the central laboratory building of Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory. Ramsey Auditorium is located at the south end of Wilson Hall. Enter through the Auditorium lobby doors on the ground level at the south end of Wilson Hall.