Matt Frampton has been a fixture on the southeastern Ohio music scene since the 1980's, playing and teaching music on a variety of instruments, including guitar, bass and keyboards. His deep repertoire and adaptability to solo or full band performances make him a Zanesville treasure.
Following his studies at Ohio University, Matt launched his professional music career, playing routinely in the Zanesville area, ultimately leading to opportunities to perform professionally in New York City.
Matt left the big city and returned to his hometown of Zanesville in 2008. Since then, Frampton has developed a loyal following of fans who appreciate his versatile voice, outstanding musicianship, spontaneity and a large library of songs. He is well-versed in rock history and variety and is receptive to audience requests.
Frampton is a prolific songwriter. He has released six volumes of original studio material. Matt's versatility positions him to play virtually any event or venue. He can play quietly in the background during social times or fill the house with his band and its own brand of rock and roll.
Frampton has demonstrated a philanthropic nature, often being the first musician to commit to contributing his time as a featured performer at a host of fundraising events.
Always moving about for performance opportunities, Frampton plays festivals, corporate events, wedding receptions, charity shows, and nightclub performances throughout the region.
Whether it's working up a classic cover tune or delivering the smooth sounds of his own music, Matt always delivers a performance that connects with his audience. Refer to the links below for more on Matt Frampton.
Frampton’s music is “...just what we were searching for!”
“Matt Frampton is a unique musical talent based in Zanesville, Ohio.”
“Matt Frampton, a local mainstay, plays guitar and sings from a long list of both cover songs and original compositions.”
“Enjoy the sounds of one of our regular performers, Matthew Frampton. He is a well polished guitarist and vocalist that has been entertaining audiences for over 25 years.”
“Enjoy the sounds of one of our regular performers, Matthew Frampton.”
- Newspaper: Zanesville Times Recorder feature:
- YouTube Videos:
Band performance from the St. Nicholas
Solo from the Knights of Columbus
- YouTube: Solo from the Y-Bridge Festival
- Facebook Page:
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