Matt Patrick Walsh

Composer, Performer, Educator



  • New promo video for “Escape!” uploaded in the MT composer section!

  • Matt was accepted into the Theatre Now New York Writers Lab.

  • Matt was named in the top 5 Brooklyn guitar instructors on!

  • “Escape!” was such a success! Wonderful cast! Pictures and videos coming soon!

  • Matt’s new musical, “Escape!” will be produced by A Class Act NYC this summer! More soon!

  • Penelope Ann Walsh is born!

  • Matt completed work on a new strategy-based RPG which will be released in the summer.

  • Matt competed in a one-week game jam this week! The theme was: small world. he composed music for the game: Solar Defense, in collaboration with an awesome programmer/ developer, Hail Burns. 

  • Matt is working on the soundtrack for a new iPhone/Android game coming out this Fall. Stay tuned!

  • Check out Matt's new gaming music section on his YouTube page.

  • Matt's song, "Comfortable" will be performed in the Duplex original revue, Relationsh*t (June 20th @ 9:30)

  • JEALOUS HUSBAND was a finalist at the Summer Shorts Festival.

  • MATT GOT MARRIED to the love of his life!

  • JEALOUS HUSBAND was a selected to be a part of the Summer Shorts Festival.

  • Recently uploaded a new song, "We All Fall Down"


Matt Patrick Walsh

Matt Patrick Walsh is a composer, lyricist and playwright. He is a graduate of Marymount Manhattan College (BA), Hunter College (MA) and the BMI Musical Theatre Workshop. His show, “How’s This Sound?!” has received multiple sold-out runs at The Duplex in NYC. 

Matt’s projects include Escape! The Musical (prod. A Class Act NY), Jealous Husband Returns in Form of Parrot (with Nathan Brisby, dir. Tom Wojtunik, SoundBites Festival: TheatreNowNY)The Coincidentals (with Emma Jeszke, The Pitch: Finger Lakes Musical Theatre Festival)How's This Sound?! (The Duplex)The Adventures of Manny McDougal, and Zombie Friend. His original material has also been featured at the Detention Series (Primary Stages), Tune in Time (The Triad Theatre), The Metropolitan Room, 54 Below, The 2012 and 2017 Annual Gala (The Duplex), Pianos, The Bowery Electric, Rockwood Music Hall, The 45th Street Theatre and Arlene's Grocery. He has also competed in over ten national video game jams as a composer and sound designer. He is a member of the BMI Lehman Engel Workshop, the Theatre Now NY Writers Lab and The Dramatists Guild.

He still maintains a private music studio of students and is happily married with a beautiful wife and daughter. In his spare time, he enjoys saving the world with his crime-fighting cats and replaying old 90's games on his modded GameBoy.

Welcome to the world, Penelope Ann.

Born June 26, 2018