NYC Bassist and Composer





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



5.17 w Blicker Blues Band. 9pm @ Fine and Rare. NYC

5.18 w Element Music. Private Event. NYC

5.22 w Empire Beats. Private Event. NYC

5.24 w Marieme Diop. 9pm @ Gospel. NYC

5.24 w Empire Beats. Midnight @ Rockwood Music Hall. NYC

5.25 w Element Music. Private Event. NYC

5.29 w Greg Humphreys. @ Skinny Dennis. NYC

5.31 w Greg Humphreys. @ DROM. NYC

6.1 w Evelyn Brown. 7pm @ Rockwood Music Hall. 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.