Matt Wong is an award-winning pianist, composer, and arranger. Born and raised in San Francisco, CA, Wong has been performing professionally since the age of 11, and feels fortunate to have grown up in an environment that supports jazz and fosters musical collaboration and experimentation. Wong also composes and arranges for small ensembles, big band, and full orchestra. His compositions have been performed by groups including the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra, Realistic Orchestra, Musical Art Quintet, and the Berklee College of Music Rainbow Band. He currently attends the Manhattan School of Music in New York City.
Wong is a frequent collaborator with Adam Theis/Jazz Mafia projects and events. He also works for GRAMMY Award-winning composer/producer Brent Fischer as a music orchestration, production, engraving, and archive assistant, and has been involved with the production of two Clare Fischer Big Band CDs.