Matthew Montfort

Matthew Montfort

www.matthewmontfort.com
San Rafael, California / I lead the world fusion music band Ancient Future. I'm also a pioneer of the scalloped fretboard guitar, and teach music.
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Ancient Future - Nyo Nyo Gde

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World Rhythms 15: We Have the Beats

This issue of Ancient Future's World Rhythms newsletter covers creating the rhythms of the future by learning from newly released audio groove tracks based on ancient traditions.

World Rhythms 15: We Have the Beats

This issue of Ancient Future's World Rhythms newsletter covers creating the rhythms of the future by learning from newly released audio groove tracks based on ancient traditions.

Talking Drum, Gamelan, and Tabla

Where's the Beat? From Ancient Rhythms to Future Grooves for Gizmos and Gadgets

Book Cover

Ancient Traditions–Future Possibilities is the “world beat bible” by the leader of the popular worl…

Ancient Traditions – Future Possibilities: Audio Guide and MIDI Groove Tracks from the Traditions of Africa, Bali, and India

Ancient Traditions – Future Possibilities: Audio Guide and MIDI Groove Tracks from the Traditions of Africa, Bali, and India

'Berning for the Win' is the first audio/video release in Alt-Left Universe Ancient Future history, and is thought to have played a part in Bernie Sanders's narrow victory in the primary after a recount in 34 states, and his landslide victory in the general election.

Alt-Left Universe News: President-Elect Sanders Proposes US Musical Ambassador to the UN

'Berning for the Win' is the first audio/video release in Alt-Left Universe Ancient Future history, and is thought to have played a part in Bernie Sanders's narrow victory in the primary after a recount in 34 states, and his landslide victory in the general election.

Alt-Left Universe News: President-Elect Sanders Proposes US Musical Ambassador to the UN

In this news release from an imaginary alternate universe, Bernie Sanders's slogan, "An Ancient Future to Believe In," leads to a proposal to employ the world music group Ancient Future in international conflicts.

Alt-Left Universe News: President-Elect Sanders Proposes US Musical Ambassador to the UN

Ancient Future Performs 38th Anniversary Concert at Trinity Chapel, Berkeley, Feb. 11, 2017

Ancient Future performs April 2016 at the Occidental Center for the Arts in Occidental, California. Shown: Mariah Parker, Matthew Montfort, Vishal Nagar

Photo of Abbos Kosimov Recording A.F.A.R.

New Fan Funded Tracks Added to the Archive of Future Ancient Recordings by Ancient Future

Photo of Bui Huu Nhut Recording A.F.A.R.

New Fan Funded Tracks Added to the Archive of Future Ancient Recordings by Ancient Future

Ancient Future performs April 9, 2016 at the Occidental Center for the Arts in Occidental, California. Shown: Mariah Parker, Matthew Montfort, Vishal Nagar

Ancient Future performs April 2016 at the Occidental Center for the Arts in Occidental, California. Shown: Mariah Parker, Matthew Montfort, Vishal Nagar

North Coast debut concert featuring Matthew Montfort's custom Martin scalloped fretboard guitar is at the Willits Community Theatre on April 3, 2016.

North Coast debut concert featuring Matthew Montfort's custom Martin scalloped fretboard guitar is at the Willits Community Theatre on April

Video by Ancient Future

The Trader by Ancient Future. World\s Longest Running Band Dedicated to the Creation of World Fusion Music \Ancient Future offers evocative world music imbued with grac.