Matt O’Connor has loved music his entire life. He writes both orchestral scores and pop/rock songs, there is nothing Matt cannot write. He is about to enter the third year of his Bachelor of Music degree at Grant MacEwan university, majoring in composition. He has wasted no time in making the most of his degree, winning numerous scholarships and awards, and making the Dean’s list. In addition to all of this, Matt songwrites, performs and helps manage Edmonton rock band Soul Speaker. The band recently finished tracking their debut EP to come out this fall. Matthew is particularly passionate about the role of music in film and visual media, and seeks to produce scores and tracks for TV and film professionally.
industry role: Songwriter