NYC Bassist and Composer





All original music composed, performed, and recorded by Matt Brandau.



8.29 w Blicker Blues Band @ The Flat Iron Room. NYC

8.30 w Blicker Blues Band @ Fine and Rare. NYC

8.31 w Empire Beats @ Gran Torino. NYC

9.1 w Empire Beats @ Frying Pan. NYC

9.4 w Julia Haltigan @ Private Event. NYC

9.7 w Element Music @ Private Event. NYC

9.13 w Empire Beats @ Hill Country BBQ. NYC

9.14 w Element Music @ Private Event. NYC

9.17 w Marieme Diop @ Nublu 151. NYC

9.21 w Element Music @ Private Event. NYC


 Hire Me



Let me compose and record original music for your movie, commercial, or social media spot.

Scoring method and rates



I’d love to play with you.

Performance rates


I will create and record custom basslines for your music.

Basslines method and rates



I can teach a bass lesson to anyone in the world via FaceTime/Skype; also in person when available.

Lessons method and rates




Matt Brandau is a NYC based composer and performer. He's composed and recorded original music for National Geographic, Lincoln Motors, Delta Airlines, The Gap, Kleenex and The Wall St. Journal.  

He's played bass (electric/acoustic) with Elvis Costello, Talib Kweli, Jewel, Pete Rock, SkiBeatz, DJ Premier, Murs, Camp Lo, and Branford Marsalis.  

Contact him below if interested in an original score, bass performance, basslines or lessons.