PERFORMER, TEACHER, COMPOSER…

a fresh new talent on the ukulele, already making a huge impression

Matthew’s primary instrument has always been the ukulele which has allowed him to grow a life-long connection and expertise with the instrument.

Over his short musical career so far, he has already achieved so much with no signs of slowing down.

Versatility is in abundance when it comes to Matthew’s performance capabilities.

The matthew quilliam show

Timeless humour and unmatched virtuosity make for this awe-inspiring show; a class act popular at festivals, theatres, pubs, parties and more!

Care Home Entertainment

A trip down memory lane, featuring favourites from the 30s – 60s, successfully bringing joy and comfort to settings of care across the UK.

ukulele lessons

Online or in-person lessons in Southern England with a true ukulele expert. Learn whatever you want at a pace that suits you.

Instrumental Ukulele

Virtuosic and enthusiastic ukulele instrumentalist presenting traditional and modern pieces from classical, jazz and Hawaiian ukulele repertoire.

Vintage Classics

Bringing back favourite songs from the 10s – 50s in style, ideal accompaniment for events, vintage museums and steam railways.

It’s George Formby

It’s “turned out nice again!” with Southern England’s premiere George Formby Tribute with skits and songs perfect for WWII events, museums and plays.

Matthew entertains a crowd at the Wokingham Music Club, as a support act for John Otway

workshops & Talks

Choose from a wide range of topics to be taught or spoken about at your festival, club or function, taught by one of the UK’s leading ukulele players.

sessions & Pit

Versatile and expert ukulele player of all types suitable for recordings, bands, theatre pits and one-off services. Baritone vocals, tenor banjo and bass also.

composition & Original music

Listen to Matthew’s latest original releases, including his debut album and a brand new film score.

Meet Matthew

Learn more about the man who is fast becoming one of the UK’s most popular and proficient ukulele players and experts.

live gig dates

Where to see Matthew live at one of his public shows across the UK or around the world.

press packages

Bios, photos, tech specs, tracks, quotes, videos and more.


“HE PUT ON A SLICK, PROFESSIONAL AND ENTERTAINING PERFORMANCE PARTICULARLY HIGHLIGHTING HIS GREAT MASTERY OF THE BANJOLELE AND UKULELE…GO SEE HIS SHOWS – YOU WON’T BE DISAPPOINTED!”

Vic Cracknell, 2019


get in touch today to book