Matthew Whitaker wins 2019 Herb Alpert Young Jazz Composer Award

The ASCAP Foundation has announced the recipients of the 2019 Herb Alpert Young Jazz Composer Awards. The program was established in 2002 to encourage young gifted jazz composers up to the age of 30. The recipients are selected through a juried national competition.

We are delighted to announce that Matthew has been awarded this honour for his original song, Emotions, which will be on his forthcoming album

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