Matt Grinke Music Services
Matt is a Disney Guru
Matt loves Disney. At least once a year a trip is made to Disney to catch up with his pals. Matt has even played in Disneyland at the Refreshment Corner on main street, also known as Coke Corner, and The Golden Horseshoe in Frontierland. Long term dream, to write scores for Disney movies and play full time in Disneyland.
Well dreams really come true. Matt is currently working with Disney Cruise Lines on the Disney Fantasy.
Have a favourite Disney tune - ask Matt, he will probably play it for you.
Listen to Matt Play
Theme From Monsters Inc
The Second Star To The Right
A Dream Is A Wish Your Heart Makes
So Who Is Matt Grinke
Matt Grinke is Vancouver's top improvisational pianist. His work with Adlibretto, Off Key, and the Vancouver Theatre Sports League, have secured Matt's reputation. Matt takes his improvisational skills to a higher level with his amazing Jazz performances - if you get a chance to hear one of these performances, go, you won't be disappointed.
After returning from a tour in Edinburgh, playing a minimum of two shows daily for three weeks, Matt began building a 17 piece Jazz big band. Matt's big band debuted on April 27th. 2018 at Friday Night Live in North Vancouver to a sold audience . Matt and the band has since had many sold out shows throughout the lower mainland. Future plans for The Happiest Big Band On Earth include touring, new charts, and the addition of vocals.
Matt is well known for his work with the Vancouver Arts Club, Theatre Under The Stars, Align Entertainment, Exit 22, and many more. During the COVID restrictions, Matt continued to work on many projects include writing and arranging scores for animation and immersive content.
Matt is currently on board the Disney Fantasy as the ships "Floating Pianist".