Matthew Thomas is a film composer based in Los Angeles, California. He is currently a student at the University of Southern California pursuing a Master's degree in Screen Scoring. He completed his bachelor's degree in music composition at the University of Texas at Austin, having studied with professors Dr. Bruce Pennycook and Dr. Donald Grantham. Additionally, he has been a participant of NYU's Film Scoring Workshop.
For the past year, Matthew worked on the upcoming feature "A Hidden Life" by director Terrence Malick, writing additional music to James Newton Howard's score for the film. He has scored many projects including shorts, features, TV/web series, and video games. Additionally, he has interned with composer Bruce Faulconer ("Dragon Ball Z") at CakeMix Recording Studio in Dallas, TX.