MUSIC FOR STORYTELLING
THe live debate!
The Live Debate! is the primary vehicle for Matthew's lyrics and songwriting. All Live Debate! songs are developed with the musicians who perform them, including Jody Miller, Krystal Worrell, and Darius Peterson. Check out some samples below:
Instruction in piano technique, songwriting, eartraining, and arrangement.
Matthew offers instruction to students of all ages and skill levels over FaceTime, Skype or in person in the Chicago area. For more information on lessons, please email:
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Matthew Muñiz is a musician, composer, songwriter, pianist and sound designer. He graduated from Columbia College Chicago in 2003, and has dedicated himself since to creating beautiful music and helping his students create theirs. His music has appeared in short films, plays, and one full-length zombie flick. He is a company member at The House Theatre of Chicago, where he regularly music directs and performs in their annual winter show, The Nutcracker. Other Music Directing credits at The House include The Revel, United Flight 232, The Great and Terrible Wizard of Oz, and Kitty Hawk.
MUSIC DIRECTOR CREDITS
The Nutcracker - The House Theatre of Chicago (2012 - 2018)
Frederick - Chicago Children’s Theatre (2018)
Hatfield & McCoy - The House Theatre of Chicago (2018)
Kitty Hawk - The Arscht Center for the Performing Arts (2017)
The Great and Terrible Wizard of Oz - The House Theatre of Chicago (2017)
United Flight 232 - The House Theatre of Chicago (2016)
The Revel - The House Theatre of Chicago (2015)
COMPOSER CREDITS (THEATRE)
Pinocchio - The House Theatre of Chicago (2019)
Borealis - The House Theatre of Chicago (2018)
Psychonaut Librarians - The New Colony (2017)
Little Girl Don't Fall - (in development)
COMPOSER CREDITS (FILM)
Millicent and the Amulet - Short film, (2005)
3:16 - Short film, (2006)
Dorothy Marie and the Unanswered Questions of the Zombie Apocalypse - Full-length, (2013)
MUSIC PRODUCTION CREDITS
James Mitchell - Resemble, (2006) Rendezvu Records
James Mitchell - Harvest 10, (2008) Rendezvu Records
The Live Debate! - The Live Debate! (2013) Self-Released