NYC Bassist and Composer





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



3.28 w Blicker Blues Band @ The Flat Iron Room 7pm NYC

3.29 w Blicker Blues Band @ Fine and Rare 9pm NYC

4.4 w Greg Humphreys Electric Trio. @ 11th St Bar 9pm NYC

4.6 w Greg Humphreys Electric Trio. @ Bar Chord 9pm NYC

4.12 w The Woes. @ Sunnys 10pm NYC

4.13 w Element Music @ Private Event NYC

4.19 w Empire Beats @ Hanks Saloon 8pm NYC

5.3 w Empire Beats @ Hill Country BBQ 7pm NYC

5.4 w Empire Beats @ 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.