Professional Musician

Based in Charlottesville, Virginia. Will travel.


  • Piano
  • Organ
  • Accordion
  • Guitar
  • Banjo
  • Mando
  • Bouzouki

Musical Styles:

  • Folk
  • Rock
  • Gospel
  • Jazz
  • Blues
  • Cajun
  • Pop
  • Classical
  • World

Performing With:

  • The Robert Randolph Family Band
  • Sean Keane
  • Buckwheat Zydeco
  • Ellis Paul
  • The Hackensaw Boys
  • Dom Flemons
  • Sharon Shannon
  • Bonnie ‘Prince’ Billy
  • The Getty Family Band
  • Paulien

Recent Venues:

  • The Kennedy Center
  • The Grand Ol’ Opry
  • Blues Alley
  • Cirque du Soleil
  • The Irish Embassy (D.C.)
  • and Your Next Event!!

Upcoming Live Local Public Performances:

Sun Oct 29
200 Market St, Charlottesville VA
Sun Oct 29 - 12:00pm
Fri Nov 10
1135 Clan Chisholm Lane, Earlysville VA
Fri Nov 10 - 8:00pm

☞ Click here to see the calendar.

At the Millennium Stage:

View Kennedy Center’s Millennium Stage performance of me performing with the Olivarez Trio.




Please visit my Soundcloud Page where you will find LOTS of audio samples of my work, including original compositions for albums/theater/film and versions of well-known songs (Classical, pop, jazz, ‘world’) that I perform on a variety of instruments and formats.

Original piano compositions (Live from Fellini’s Restaurant–Charlottesville, VA):

Between Whitney and the Pale Moonlight


Patri’s Caprice

Solo Accordion:

La Vie En Rose

Godfather Theme

LIVE solo piano:


Solo Piano Demos (jazz/classical):

I’ve Got You Under My Skin

Nocturne in E flat (Chopin)


Wedding Duo (piano/guitar with strings):

Pachelbel’s Canon in D

Jazz Combo:
Don’t get Around Much Anymore

Fleet of Fingers Album–Original Compositions:


Mad Roumanian


Musette Moderna/Tango a Tiempo album:



Matty Metcalfe and Crewe d’Bayou: Big Chief

Go to the Mardi Gras

Tribute to James Booker:

Black Minute Waltz

Less Traveled Christmas Songs:

A Rose is Gently Blooming (Brahms)

Other Original Compositions:

Mother Courage



Some videos of recent performances:

With Michael Clem @The Southern–Release Party for Michael’s Latest Album:

With Paulien at Blues Alley in Washington, D.C.:

Louisa Arts Center–New Orleans Music:

Footage from various bands (see Projects page):

Video of Album Release–Musette Moderna/Tango a’Tiempo–Louisa Arts Center Aug 29, 2010


With Ned Oldham at WTJU:

Live with Ellis Paul:


I perform solo or with one of many combos.

I also have a special show on the music of New Orleans. See details here: New Orleans Presentation.

Just a few of the venues I perform include: weddings, special events, house parties, commercial venues, wineries and breweries, restaurants/bars, conventions.

Please visit the contact page and specify which configuration (solo or group) you are interested in booking.

Travel fees may apply if outside of the Charlottesville region or if I am required to bring sound reinforcement/P.A./lighting/etc.

For more information about me, see my bio page.


“accomplished multi-instrumentalist and musicologist”–20South Productions

“more instruments than appendages”-The Hook

“The best and most authentic New Orleans music in your Virginia backyard”–David Eisenmann-WTJU

“Metcalfe’s accordion establishes the pub [with] a virtual barful of friends. Pure Joy!” –review of Danny Schmidt’s album ‘Little Grey Sheep’

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Published Works

Contact me directly to purchase any of these.