Matthew spent 3 years in the Experimental Music Studios at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign working on Sound Design, Sound Synthesis, and Electro-Acoustic Composition. After graduating with a Bachelors Degree in Music Composition from the University of Illinois, he has gone on to write music for multiple Independent Films and Community Theater using Traditional Acoustic and Electronic compositional techniques. He also works as a songwriter, writing for Rock, Country, Jazz, and Hip-Hop.

Short Film Credits Include:

The Weak Link (2013)
Short Film produced by Parallel Focus Films

The Retriever (2012)
Short Film produced by ENSO Productions

Willing and Abele (2011) 
Short Film produced by ENSO Productions for the 2011 Action Film Challenge

Batman: The Last Laugh (2011) 
Fan film produced by ENSO Productions and Gotham City FX

An Act of Faith (2010) 
Short Film produced by ENSO Productions

Riding the Rails (2010) 
Student film produced and directed by Juan Soto