1. Live at the VU Symposium
    Matt Smiley and Ryan Seward

  2. No Tricks
    Sunken Helmets

  3. Summer Songs
    Sunken Helmets

  4. Catorce Platanos
    Sunken Helmets

  5. 30 Bananas
    Sunken Helmets

  6. Peaceful Contact Proved Elusive
    Matt Smiley and Alex Nauman

  7. Too Damn Tight!
    Alex Nauman Organ Trio + 3

  8. 2009 Open Space Festival of New Music: Stephen Drury
    The Cobra Ensemble

  9. 2010 Open Space Festival of New Music: Christian Wolff
    The Cobra Ensemble

  10. 2011 Open Space Festival of New Music: Silent Film Music
    Montera, Imbert, Elwood, Smiley + The Cobra Ensemble

  11. 2012 Open Space Festival of New Music: John Cage
    MTM + The UNC Scratch Music Orchestra

  12. 2013 Open Space Festival of New Music: Alvin Lucier
    The Open Space Ensemble

  13. 2015 Open Space Festival of New Music: Midnight Concert
    The Open Space Ensemble

  14. 2012 Aquila Concert: Archery
    The Aquila Ensemble

  15. 2013 Aquila Concert: Christian Wolff Burdocks
    The Aquila Ensemble

  16. 2014 Aquila Concert: Cornelius Cardew Treatise
    The Aquila Ensemble

  17. 2015 Aquila Concert: Naked City Covers
    Naked City Cover Band

  18. 2010 Live at Dazzle: Ornette Coleman
    Matt Smiley Double Quartet

  19. 2012 Live at Dazzle: Quartet Art
    Matt Smiley Quintet

  20. 2014 Live at Dazzle: Don Cherry
    Matt Smiley Sextet

  21. 2014 Live at the Alley Cat Cafe: SOLO

  22. 2015 Live at Black Swan
    Matt Smiley and Collin Watters

  23. 2015 Live at the Crown Pub: 30th Birthday Show
    Art Deco

  24. 2015 Live at ISB: Bass Cobra
    The Colorado Renegade Bass Ensemble

  25. 2016 Live: Improvisations
    Ryan Seward, Matt Smiley and Farrell Lowe

  26. MMMJ
    Matt Johnson, Matt Smiley, Matt Coyle, and Josh D. Reed

  27. Montana's Free Duo
    Alex Nauman and Matt Smiley

  28. Ignore
    (Free Improvisation)

  29. Lacrosse
    (Home Recording)

  30. John Coltrane Guitar Quartets
    (Home Recording)

  31. Cornelius Cardew - Treatise
    (Home Recording)

  32. Terry Riley - IN C (Electric Bass)
    (Home Recording)

  33. Tao Teh Ching
    (Bass and Voice)

  34. Sessions
    (Original Compositions)

  35. The Avant Garde
    (Home Recordings)


Matt Smiley Denver, Colorado

Bassist, composer and educator who has performed in a variety of musical settings over the last twenty years. He has a bachelor’s in music industry from James Madison University, and a master’s in jazz studies from the University of Northern Colorado. He has recently performed w legendary jazz musicians Terrell Stafford and Greg Osby, and worked with composers Alvin Lucier and Christian Wolff. ... more

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