"I was transported to beautiful, treacherous emotional terrain."- Stephen Holden, The New York Times
Portland-based singer/songwriter Matt Alber is currently touring his fourth self-produced studio album, Wind Sand Stars. The album features original songs rooted in piano, acoustic guitar & folk melodies with vocals reminiscent of Rufus Wainwright, Indigo Girls, Iron & Wine, and John Grant.
His songs have been featured on ABC’s The Fosters and Bones and he appears on two Grammy Award-winning classical albums. He has taught and performed as an Artist Diplomat of the US State Department in 6 countries and has been presented by Lincoln Center, Tchaikovsky Hall & stages across the globe.
As a filmmaker, Matt focuses on the stories of LGBTQ+ youth & elders. His current film & docu-series, Room To Grow, chronicles the lives of 12 LGBTQ+ teens and families. To learn more and help fund the series, visit: www.moreroomtogrow.org