THE TRAVIS MANN BAND
Matthew Alan Lee has been playing guitar professionally since the age of 15 and has almost 20 years of playing experience with a very diverse background in many different ensembles formats and styles.
Some of his main influences are Frank Zappa, Chet Atkins, Danny Gatton, Junior Brown, Django Reinhardt, Villa-Lobos just to name a few. He holds a Bachelors Degree in Music from the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh were he studied primarily classical music but also contributed his talents to guitar quartets, jazz ensembles and various improvisational groups. His style attempts to merge much of what his has leaned from his education and influences as well as many others into a unique blend of both taste and technique. Matthew currently resides in Nashville Tennessee were much of his time is spent focusing on live performance of the many styles and genre’s of country and western music.