Matilda Simcock is a 21-year-old Perth singer, performer, composer and band manager. During her third year at the Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts, Matilda put together the group Funked Up Brass for the FRINGE WORLD 2019. Now, having completed a Bachelor of Music Honours, she is back to take to the Fringe stage again!
Matilda performs regularly around Perth in everything from duos to bands of 14, her roots deeply embedded in jazz. Matilda is influenced by the likes of Ella Fitzgerald, Nat King Cole, Esperanza Spalding, Gretchen Parlato and Katie Noonan. With a music degree under her belt, Matilda hopes to record and release an album this year whilst continuing to perform with Funked Up Brass!