About Matthew Strong
Get to know Matthew Strong
Matthew Strong is a career musician performing all over Southern California and Las Vegas. He specializes in Classical Bassoon, Classical and Jazz Saxophone, and Classical Clarinet and Flute, as well as Marching Woodwinds. Matthew currently is studying music performance at Cal State University Long Beach for Bassoon.
He began playing music at an early age of 4 years old on the Alto Saxophone as well as piano lessons from his grandmother. By the time he got to high school he had learned to play and perform on the Saxophone, Bassoon, Clarinet, Flute, and Percussion performing with many local groups and small chamber groups.
In Matthew's spare time, when not performing, teaching, or practicing, he spends time with his Boxers at home, volunteers as a dog groomer in Jurupa Valley, and enjoying the beauty of nature hiking the trails of the Southern California Mountains.