The Matt Cook Collective is a Kansas City-based jazz quintet with a forward mindset and modern sound. The group draws from a diverse pool of musicians, coming together to create memorable, beautiful improvised music. The group, led by Matt Cook has toured three times, playing in 6 states. While on the road playing at incredible venues such as the Green Lady Lounge and Urban Artifact, the group has put on educational clinics for over a thousand public school music students.
The group has released one EP and most recently a crowdfunded full-length project, Along Those Lines, featuring compositions by Cook, Matt Clinkenbeard, and Joel Gordon. It's available online, anywhere that you get your music. Check it out on the recordings page.