Matthew Janszen’s early musical life began with performing piano at the age of 5. Matthew has always been fascinated with the correlation between math and music. Before diving into a composition career, he obtained a degree in Acoustical Engineering from Purdue University. Soon after receiving his degree, he was very fortunate to receive a scholarship to the Henry Mancini Institute in Los Angeles and later the BMI Pete Carpenter Fellowship to study with composer Mike Post. Janszen also studied at the ASCAP Film and TV Workshop with Richard Bellis and was awarded the Harold Arlen Film and TV Award.
Matthew Janszen has written the music for numerous TV and Film Projects including movies on networks such as Lifetime, SYFY, ION and Hallmark. Janszen has also contributed additional music for the TV show “Be Cool Scooby Doo” for a 2 year collaboration with composer Jake Monaco. He has also contributed additional music for movies such as “Seal Team 8”, “Repentance”, and TV shows “Killer Women” and “Law and Order: SVU". In the world of movie advertising, he is greatly in demand family trailers and his music can be heard in campaigns such as “Paddington”, “Jungle Book”, “Inside Out”, and “Cinderella”.