2.05.07 @ 12:56pm
Matthew Schroeder is a Milwaukee based WAMI (Wisconsin Area Music Industry) winning guitarist who is equally at home on electric or acoustic guitar. Matt is one of a handful of players to graduate, with honors, from the short lived cooperative program between The Wisconsin Conservatory of Music and The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee with a performance degree in American Finger-Style guitar.
Matt is one of Milwaukee’s prominent guitar educators and teaches guitar at The Wisconsin Conservatory of Music, where he has taught since 1992. Matt is also the Music Director for Interlochen College of Creative Arts' Fingerstyle Guitar Workshop.
Matt is featured on recordings such as Pet Engine's 1994 release Hearts and Bones and Voices, the compilation CD American Finger-Style Guitar circa 1999, and his debut solo acoustic fingerstyle CD, Signal, which was released in 2006.
Matt can be seen performing as a soloist, and as the smoking guitar wielding "Space Ace" with the international touring KISS tribute band STRUTTER.
Matt is a featured guitar instructor on Hal Leonard's Guitar Instructor website and on the Hal Leonard instructional DVDs Acoustic Guitar Licks Goldmine and Rock Guitar Licks Goldmine.