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FAU Libraries Host Los Angeles Musician Matt Alber for Concert
The Arthur and Mata Jaffe Center for Book
Arts at Florida Atlantic University is hosting
soloist and pianist Matt Alber, a Los Angeles
musician, for a special acoustic salon concert.
WHEN: Thursday, February 11, at 8 p.m.
WHERE: Florida Atlantic University
Arthur and Mata Jaffe Center for Book Arts
Third floor east
777 Glades Road
Boca Raton, FL 33431
COST: Tickets cost $30 and must be reserved in advance.
Alber is a former member of the San Francisco-based ensemble,
Chanticleer, which has won two Grammy Awards. He blends
extraordinary emotional nuance with impeccable vocal range and
style. In 2004, Alber released a self-produced album of
experimental songs called
Nonchalant in San Francisco, and within months, he was
signed by Tommy Boy as the first artist to Silver Label, and
immediately refined his independent release into the full-length
Hide Nothing. Many of his fans are familiar with Alber
through his romantic 1960s themed video of “End of the
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