"Mike is one of those people who loves music so much that it reminds us that to dedicate one's life to this art form is a noble thing. His passion for it permeates throughout his work; his musical craftsmanship and attention to detail are the most meticulous I've ever known. Creatively, his artistic restlessness and boundless resources place him in the highest echelon of the bassist / producer / composer genre."
One of the world’s finest jazz pianists and composers.
"Mike is a world class bassist."
World renowned jazz trumpet / flugel horn player.
"Mike Mathews is one of my favourite bass players to play with. His attention to detail, passionate approach to his art, and his incredible time always ensure a great musical experience."
Internationally acclaimed drummer / clinician / author.
"Mike is a complete professional, intent on maintaining mastery over every musical style while continuing to be open to learning and improving his craft."
One of Australia’s finest studio drummers and big band leaders.
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