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Mathew Thornton


Home: Buchanan, Michigan USA   

Michigan Composer Mathew Thornton has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Musical Composition from Oakland University, and creates music in Dramatic Classical, New Age, Electronica, Folk, and Jazz genres. His compelling scores have won him the People's Choice Award, regional and local Emmy's, Addy's, and a London Art Director's Gold. With 20 years in the biz, his clients include Kellogg’s, Ford Motor Company, Sprint, General Mills, Jeep, Wrigley's Gum, McDonalds and more. Recently, Mathew scored the documentary “Sjaak The World,” which won the Indy Fest Award for filmmaker Brandon Green


In addition to scoring films and national commercials through the years, Mathew Thornton is a session player in great demand. He has recorded with The Ides of March and the World Stage Project, featuring members of Styx, 38 Special, Lynard Skynard, and other 80's rock icons. He has produced albums for a number of recording artists, and has a long list of advertising credits for national level spots.

Mathew's compositions are fresh and contemporary, exciting and dramatic, and he's a great find for our clients. From elegant orchestral music to funky Jazz and hot Electronica – Mathew’s music can bring a lively authenticity to films, commercials, documentaries, and various applications and new media projects.




Genres for This Artist

Total Tracks: 27

SoundPacks | Instrumental Tracks (22 Tracks) | Vocal Tracks (2) |
Music Genres For Mathew Thornton
Action | Americana | Christmas | Electronic | Folk | Jazz | New Age | Spiritual | Themes |



SoundPacks for This Artist See All Mathew Thornton's SoundPacks
CREEPING TENSION 1
Creeping Tension 1
CREEPING TENSION 2
Creeping Tension 2
CREEPING TENSION 3
Creeping Tension 3




Tracks for This Artist


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O COME O COME EMMANUEL - (by Mathew Thornton)  Year: 2012
Mathew Thornton Instrumental, Christmas, Xmas Country
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Christmas, Xmas Country
533201 5:05 Med Fast 136   


SILENT NIGHT - (by Mathew Thornton)  Year: 2012
Mathew Thornton Heart tugging rendition of a Christmas classic done in an acoustic, americana style. Imagine a dark night on the side of a snowy mountain, a log cabin with a warm fire on Christmas Eve, and an ancient storyteller singing about the birth of the savior. Male Vocals, Christmas, Christmas Vocals
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Christmas, Christmas Vocals
693749 4:41 Slow   


THE TWELVE DAYS OF CHRISTMAS - (by Mathew Thornton)  Year: 2012
Mathew Thornton Instrumental, Themes, Theme Music (pending)
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Themes, Theme Music (pending)
533200 5:54 Med Slow 98   


IN THE BLEAK MID WINTER - (by Mathew Thornton)  Year: 2012
Mathew Thornton Instrumental, Themes, Theme Music (pending)
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Themes, Theme Music (pending)
533198 4:33   


WARM BLUE - (by Mathew Thornton)  Year: 2011
Mathew Thornton Intimate electric guitar, very personal and warm. Perfect for an Indie movie or television scene! There is a sense of searching and introspection here, like something from Friday Night Lights or Slingblade. Instrumental, New Age, Meditation
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - New Age, Meditation
460009 3:09 Med Slow 100   
Full Track A - Folk, Contemporary Folk
460008 2:01 Medium 108   
Full Track B - New Age, New Age Acoustic
460007 2:09 Very Slow 43   
Full Track C - New Age, New Age Acoustic
460006 2:39 Med Slow 92   


SHE SWAYS - (by Mathew Thornton)  Year: 2009
Mathew Thornton A contemporary New Age piece from an award winning composer and session player. This music tells an emotional, moving love story, poignant and powerful in its simplicity. It is a thematic, tearful tune, far reaching and expansive in its soul searching composition. Impeccably produced and performed. Instrumental, New Age, Contemporary Instr
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - New Age, Contemporary Instr
460059 5:11 Medium 109   


STAINED GLASS - (by Mathew Thornton)  Year: 2009
Mathew Thornton A contemporary New Age track from an award winning composer and session player. A poignant underscore filled with emotion that helps tell a story. It begins questioning and probing then blossoms with a positive, uplifting turn that offers solutions and new possibilities. Impeccably produced. Instrumental, New Age, Contemporary Instr
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - New Age, Contemporary Instr
460060 5:55 Slow 77   


FUNKY DAISY - (by Mathew Thornton)  Year: 2009
Mathew Thornton A contemporary New Age track from an award-winning composer and session musician. Funky and eclectic, this track struts with attitude and lush, velvet sophistication. It slips through the urban nightscape with confidence and grace. The sleek guitar lead taunts with a foxy tale of intrigue. Instrumental, New Age, Contemporary Instr
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - New Age, Contemporary Instr
460055 5:17 Med Slow 90   


THE FIRST NOEL - (by Mathew Thornton)  Year: 2012
Mathew Thornton Instrumental, Themes, Theme Music (pending)
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Themes, Theme Music (pending)
533199 4:13 Med Slow 93   


REBEL ROSE - (by Mathew Thornton)  Year: 2009
Mathew Thornton Bossa nova meets American jazz with a rose in its teeth! This colorful track is a hot, energetic romp with Latin influences. Imagine a fun night bouncing around Rio in a sports car! A fusion of guitar styles with unbridled enthusiasm. A contemporary New Age track from an award-winning composer. Instrumental, New Age, Contemporary Instr
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - New Age, Contemporary Instr
460057 5:00 Med Slow 84   


TWAS THE NIGHT BEFORE CHRISTMAS - (by Mathew Thornton)  Year: 2012
Mathew Thornton Instrumental, Themes, Theme Music (pending)
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Themes, Theme Music (pending)
533197 5:30 Medium 107   


A CAUTIONARY TALE - (by Mathew Thornton)  Year: 2009
Mathew Thornton A contemporary New Age track from an award winning composer and session player. This music is quirky and mischievous with a ton of character. Perfect for an Indie movie or TV show that needs a curious and slightly off balance musical theme! Something strange is afoot! Instrumental, New Age, Contemporary Instr
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - New Age, Contemporary Instr
460052 4:30 Med Slow 90   


JINGLE BELLS - (by Mathew Thornton)  Year: 2012
Mathew Thornton Instrumental, Themes, Theme Music (pending)
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Themes, Theme Music (pending)
533196 5:38 Med Slow 90   


THERMALS - (by Mathew Thornton)  Year: 2009
Mathew Thornton A contemporary New Age track from an award winning composer and session player. Thermals evokes a sense of flight, an eagle soaring on the wing, floating and drifting over the high desert. Light and airy, layered with warmth and confidence. Impeccably produced and recorded. Instrumental, New Age, Contemporary Instr
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - New Age, Contemporary Instr
460061 3:45 Very Slow 50   


CREEPING TENSION 1 COMP - (by Mathew Thornton)  Year: 2010
Mathew Thornton Creeping Tension 1 is one of a series dramatic background tracks by this award winning composer that build tension like a twisting knot. Perfect for a film sequence, similar to the music found in thrillers like 24 or Inception. The music pulses and undulates with a time ticking intensity. Instrumental, Electronic, Industrial (pending)
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Electronic, Industrial (pending)
459887 1:05 Medium 120   


RITE OF PASSAGE - (by Mathew Thornton)  Year: 2009
Mathew Thornton A contemporary New Age track from an award winning composer and session player. A coming of age tale that takes you on a journey from a dark place into the energetic light. Emotional conflict blooms into a triumphant celebration racing along in a fusion of exhilarating speed and lightness of being. Instrumental, New Age, Contemporary Instr
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - New Age, Contemporary Instr
460058 5:57 Med Fast 148   


CAROL OF THE BELLS - (by Mathew Thornton)  Year: 2012
Mathew Thornton Instrumental, Themes, Theme Music (pending)
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Themes, Theme Music (pending)
533203 4:04 Medium 120   


GO TELL IT ON THE MOUNTAIN - (by Mathew Thornton)  Year: 2012
Mathew Thornton Male Vocals, Americana, American Patriotic
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Americana, American Patriotic
533202 3:24 Medium 110   


DROOPING LILLY - (by Mathew Thornton)  Year: 2009
Mathew Thornton A neo classical, New Age piece from an award winning composer and session player. Imagine time lapse photography focused on the blooming of a lilly and then its inevitable decay. This music is organic and earthy, it lives and breathes with the ebb and flow of nature. It is warm, deep and expansive. Instrumental, New Age, Contemporary Instr
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - New Age, Contemporary Instr
460054 5:27 Med Fast 131   


AIM SMALL - (by Mathew Thornton)  Year: 2009
Mathew Thornton A contemporary New Age guitar track from an award winning composer and session player. Perfect for an intimate Indie film scene. The music is reflective, lonesome. It calls to mind poignant emotional moments depicted in movies like Friday Night Lights, Juno or Slingblade. This track illuminates. Instrumental, New Age, Contemporary Instr
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - New Age, Contemporary Instr
460053 3:41 Med Fast 145   


JASMINE - (by Mathew Thornton)  Year: 2009
Mathew Thornton Bossa nova from an award winning composer and session player. This sophisticated track sparkles with exquisite guitar licks and soaring, artful improvisation. Imagine scenes of the high life in the tony clubs of Rio. Sexy and smooth. The music undulates between coy, alluring and downright hot. Tasty, Instrumental, Jazz, Latin Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Jazz, Latin Jazz
460056 3:54 Med Slow 84   


CREEPING TENSION 3 - (by Mathew Thornton)  Year: 2012
Creeping Tension 3 is one of a series dramatic background sound packs by this award winning composer that build tension like a twisting knot. Perfect for a film sequence, similar to the music found in thrillers like 24 or Inception. The music pulses and undulates with a time ticking intensity, Instrumental, Action, Impending Electronic
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
SoundPack - Action, Impending Electronic
533937 68.1MB Medium 120   


CREEPING TENSION 1 - (by Mathew Thornton)  Year: 2012
Creeping Tension 1 is one of a series dramatic background tracks by this award winning composer that build tension like a twisting knot. Perfect for a film sequence, similar to the music found in thrillers like 24 or Inception. The music pulses and undulates with a time ticking intensity, Instrumental, Action, Impending Electronic
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
SoundPack - Action, Impending Electronic  
533921 65.5MB Medium 120   


CREEPING TENSION 2 - (by Mathew Thornton)  Year: 2012
Creeping Tension 2 is one of a series dramatic background tracks by this award winning composer that build tension like a twisting knot. Perfect for a film sequence, similar to the music found in thrillers like 24 or Inception. The splits allow the editor to build the scene perfectly. Instrumental, Action, Impending Electronic
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
SoundPack - Action, Impending Electronic  
533935 33.8MB Medium 120   

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