"explores the nooks of instrumental tone far beyond the reach of most mortals"

- The Wire


"L.A. new-music stalwart"

"diabolically inventive trombonist-composer"


- Alex Ross, The New Yorker


   


mattie barbier


 trombones.  euphonium. bass trumpet. bagpipes. miniatures. 

mbarbier  [at]    calarts [dot] edu





























































it's been downhill ever since......