Vocals, Keyboards, Trumpet & Flugal Horn
Matt Holland has been performing all around the world for the Last 20 years with the likes of Van Morrison, Roger Daltrey, Lisa Stansfield, Wet Wet Wet, The Hoosiers & Burt Bacharach.
He has also performed on Strictly Come Dancing, Dancing on Ice
& The X-Factor Final with Robbie Williams.
He toured extensively with Van Morrison from 1994 - 2006 performing over 1000 gigs and recording 8 albums & from 2003 – 2006 acted as his Musical director.
Beside his own music being featured on Jazz FM, he has also recorded
Grammy Award Winning Albums with singers as diverse as Ray Charles,
Daniel Beddingfield & Roger Daltry.
His journey has also taken him into London's West End, and he's recorded tracks for films, TV shows and adverts - too many to mention.
Matt has been an a member of The Ronnie Scott’s All Stars and performed with Leo Sayer, Lulu, Robin Gibb, Shakin’ Stevens & Ollie Murs. He’s just MD’d a big band project with Paul Young, a UK tour with Ben E King and a tribute to Bobby Blue Bland At The Royal Albert Hall featuring Van Morrison Paul Carrack & Mick Hucknall.
Recent work has included gigs with Katrina & The Waves, The Brand New Heavies, Seasick Steve, Steve Winwood & Jazz Legend Roy Ayers as well as an appearance in the Hollywood Movie “My Week With Marilyn”
House Band Performer on BBCs "Our Way" Sinatra Show,the long awaited reunion tour of Wet Wet Wet & Concerts with the BBC's "FridayNightIsMusicNight" Orchestra.