Matthew Joy

Matthew Joy


The group is called Orchestra of This and we are a modern experimental jazz ensemble that blends Brazilian, Roots, classical with a touch of world rhythms.


"Orchestra of This" is a group of like minded musicians delving into the quintessence of experimental jazz and world music creating a picturesque and moving renewal of sound. This acoustic ensemble searches for the best of all worlds building a pan geographical fusion of music and sound that yearns to take listeners on a vivid journey into a boundless musical landscape. Orchestra of This are Jozef Nadj, a Serbian violinist who has played extensively throughout Europe and came to the US to study at the Berklee College of Music; percussionist Brian O'Neill of the exotic tiki group Waitiki; and bassist Colin Kenniff who has performed in various venues around the Northeast US as well as England, Portugal, Belgium, Spain, and Germany; and nylon & 12-string guitarist Matthew Joy, a Boston native and Berklee graduate receiving a bachelor's in jazz composition.

Set List

All original compositions with the occasional cover tune. Cover tunes range from Led Zep to jazz standards.