News Flash :

December 2011 :
TrueFire has released Matt's course 'Triads & Hendrixian Double Stops'
Click here to see the Promo on YouTube.

Triads & Hendrixian Double Stops

This course was written, recorded, edited and mixed in the Netherlands
and features Jaap Pronk (guitar), Marcello Briganti (bass), Gerrit Berkouwer (drums),
Linda Briganti (vocals), Carin Henny (Hammond organ) and Jaco Benckhuijsen (piano) .
Camera: Godert Walter. Additional camera: Daan Specht.
Additional audio: Marc Scholtemeijer.

On The Road Again:

The '61 DownHillBillies (
Jaap Pronk - acoustic guitar & vocals
Matthieu Brandt - acoustic guitar, clawhammer banjo,
mandolin & vocals

October 2010 :
TrieFire has released 'Songwriting On Guitar', Matt's new course.
See him in the studio : Matt at TrueFire in St.Petersburg, Florida USA.

Songwriting On Guitar

Click the Image for the TrueFire Promo Page.

Click here for Matt's videos on YouTube

June 2009

Jump Blues DVD

Hal Leonard has released a 2 DVD set based on
Matt's Jump Blues Course !
Now avaialble all over The World in the finer music stores near you.

   Languish Lives

Languish Lives
Matt's 3nd solo album (2009) - All originals

Released in feb 2009.
Availale through this website. Email Matt

"Lekker, gitaargeluid wordt naar je toe gebracht - komt geloofwaardig over, mooi opgenomen;
helemaal af, een geweldige gitarist en zanger"
.... review door Lucas Van Merwijk, Ronald Snijders en Dick Kuijs bij 'De Mening van 6'
bij Vincent Van Engelen, Radio 6  (1:20)

Night Classes

Night Class (dec 2008) 20 Lesson Plans of each 10 weeks compiled and authored by Matt.
Based on the hefty warehouse of 4000-plus interactive videos, Matt compiled 20 different
10-week Lesson Plans for beginners to advanced players.
Each of the 10-week plans consists of a day-to-day exercise schedule to help tackle
subjects from 'Blues Backup' to 'Advaced Fingerstyle' and from 'Discovering Modes'
to 'CAGED'. Click here for an overview :
Night Classes by Truefire.

Chord Cookbook

Chord Cookbook (nov 2008) (4 cd's) by Matt Brandt has been released!
This is the third interactive video course Matt has written and recorded
for the Florida, U.S.A. based Publisher TrueFire.
Check their website for more news :

Dirt Road Blues

Dirt Road Blues (june 2008) by Paul Rishell & Annie Raines.
Published TrueFire. Production : Matt Brandt

Percussive Acoustic Guitar

Slap, Frail & Thump by Matt. (2007)

An interactive video course (3 cd's) available through the American
publisher Truefire


Jump Blues by Matt. (2006)

An interactive video course (5 cd's) available through the American
publisher Truefire

Man in Shades

Matt's 2nd solo album (2006) - All originals
Available through CD Baby.

Man in Shades : Listen to Clips and get more info

Back Log

Matt's First Solo Album, released in 2002.
Available at CD Baby

Back Log: Listen to Clips and get more info

Swing & Jump Blues Guitar

Matt's Guitar Method Web on Swing & Jump.
A complete description of this beautiful and danceable
style of blues guitar.


Matthieu geeft weer gitaarles in Haarlem.
Klik hier voor meer info

Last Updated Nov 4th 2011