Matthew Teodori founded line upon line percussion in 2009 and currently serves as its full-time Executive Director. He taught percussion at Southwestern University in Georgetown, TX from 2014 – 2021. He has performed with the Austin Symphony, Buffalo Philharmonic, Conspirare, ELISION, Inversion Ensemble, Mid-Texas Symphony, New Orchestra of Washington, Panoramic Voices, Roomful of Teeth, Southern Tier Symphony and the Victoria Bach Festival Orchestra.

Teodori received his Doctoral and Master’s degrees from The University of Texas at Austin and his Bachelor’s degree from Houghton College having studied with Dr. Thomas Burritt, Tony Edwards, Chip Ross and Jim Tiller.

Matt loves endurance sports, baking bread and cooking dinner. He grew up in Richmond, VA, calls Austin home, but longs for mountains and cool weather. His favorite people on the planet are his wife, Natalie, and two kids, Zeke and Renata.