Songwriter with iTunes Top #20 song. Currently working with up and coming NYC artists.
Have a great voice? Know a great producer? Think you have potential for the next radio hit? At the end of the day anyone in the industry will tell you it starts with the song. A strong melody and lyrics are as essential to any song as a great bit or powerful voice.
Have a melody but need a chord progression under it?
I will provide a strong pop or singer songwriter chord progression for your song.
I will turn them into a song complete with a strong melody and chord progression.
Have a melody and chords, I will provide a quality top line and lyrics for your song.
For all of these I will record high quality demos. I can also Lead Sheets of the songs if needed.
I can also produce bright pop sounding tracks as well!
As an established songwriter in NYC, my songs have been performed in venues all over NYC and reviewed in publications such as Huff Post, Popdust, and Obscure sound.
My last single "Best Shot" reached #17 on the iTunes top 100 chart. I have written with artists signed to major management companies and labels.
I am currently a full time songwriter and spend my days in co-writing sessions working with up and coming artists.
Currently working at Warner Music and with a SONY project as both a songwriter, and producer.
I'd love to hear about your project. Click the 'Contact' button above to get in touch.
3 ReviewsEndorse Matteo Scher
Matteo did an amazing job. It is always great to work with knowledgeable musicians. We highly recommend him.
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Matteo was realy nice and easy to work with. Great music with own brand and amazing vocals.
Looking forward to work again.
It has been an absolute pleasure working with Matteo. He's a terrific songwriter and producer with a talent for understanding your influences and vision for a song and using them to create something incredible that you can be proud of. He always goes the extra mile to take your feedback into account and make sure you are satisfied with every aspect of his work, no matter how small it may seem. It has been a truly collaborative effort and I can't wait to work with him again!
Interview with Matteo Scher
Q: What are you working on at the moment?
A: I have a big project with a label artist as a co-writer.
Q: Is there anyone on SoundBetter you know and would recommend to your clients?
A: Matthew Tryba is a fantastic producer.
Q: Analog or digital and why?
A: Digital. Analog is needed for recording and writing songs can be done with just a laptop.
Q: What's your 'promise' to your clients?
A: Quality and catchy music.
Q: What do you like most about your job?
A: The fact I can create every day.
Q: What's the biggest misconception about what you do?
A: songwriting is easy.
Q: What questions do you ask prospective clients?
A: What is your vocal range? What feelings would you like the lyrics to go off of? What kind of melody would you like the song to have?
Q: What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?
A: Make sure you have a very good idea of what you want.
Q: If you were on a desert island and could take just 5 pieces of gear, what would they be?
A: My laptop, my keyboard, my interface, my monitors.
Q: What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?
A: I have been a full time songwriter for 3 years.
Q: How would you describe your style?
A: Pop melodies with singer-songwriter lyrics.
Q: Can you share one music production tip?
A: The song must always have new sounds and new flavors at every part.
Q: What type of music do you usually work on?
A: Pop, singer-songwriter.
Q: What's your strongest skill?
A: Melody and lyrics.
Q: What do you bring to a song?
A: I refined sense of a pop melody.
Q: What's your typical work process?
A: I begin every song wither either a melody, a chord progression, or a lyrical concept.
Q: Tell us about your studio setup.
A: I have a home studio in my living room, and access to 3 major NYC studios for discounted rates.
Q: What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?
A: I am very inspired at the moment by Maggie Rogers, James Bay, Frank Ocean, and Daniel Caesar.