Matthew Billings is a multifaceted instrumentalist, programmer and sound designer who has been involved in the music scene across several cities since the beginning of his professional career. Matthew initially began his musical education as a student of Jazz Piano Composition and Performance. During this time Matthew also began to study and eventually major in Audio Engineering in the Upstate NY area, with specializations in Ableton for Studio and Stage Use, Pro Tool, and Logic Composition. These opportunities provided Matthew to be contracted regularly as a studio programmer, engineer and performer. Matthew's current list of live performances and programming credits include the Xerox International Jazz Festival, Buffalo Museum of Science, NYC Chain and Downtown Short Film Festival, and with artist up and down the East Coast. Currently Matthew resides in Lynchburg, VA working as a freelance musician, engineer and designer.