IMG 0010MAT EISENSTEIN is a Composer/Music Director/Pianist/Arranger/Vocal Coach in New York City. Mat is currently the Assistant Conductor/Keyboard 2 player of the Broadway production, CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY playing at the Lunt-Fontanne Theater. Most recently he was the Associate Conductor/Keyboard 1 of the Broadway company of SOMETHING ROTTEN and Assistant Conductor/Keyboard 1 player of the Broadway company of NEWSIES.

Mat has conducted the Broadway companies of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Something Rotten, Newsies, The Book of Mormon, Elf, Promises, Promises, Next to Normal, Bye Bye Birdie, Thirteen, The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee, Fiddler On The Roof, Avenue Q, 42nd Street, and Les Miserables.

He has played keyboards in over 40 Broadway productions including: 9 to 5, Aida, Annie, The Apple Tree, Bombay Dreams, The Book of Mormon, Candide, A Class Act, Dracula, Follies, Fosse, Hairspray, The Grinch, Legally Blonde, The Lion King, Mamma Mia, Mary Poppins, Matilda, On The Town, Once Upon a Mattress, The People in the Picture, Ragtime, Shrek, Sister Act, Spiderman, Titanic, The Wedding Singer, The Woman in White, Wicked, Wonderland and The Radio City Xmas Spectacular.

Mat has performed/recorded with the New Jersey Symphony, Tovah Feldshuh, David Hyde Pierce, Bernadette Peters, Lou Diamond Phillips, Peter Yarrow, Malcolm Gets, Raul Esparza, Brian D'Arcy James, Laura Benanti, Constantine Maroulis, Nellie McKay, Telly Leung, Katie Finneran, Beth Leavel, Carolee Carmello, Karen Mason, Will Chase, Josh Young, Laura Michelle Kelly, Betsy Wolfe, Corey Cott, Clark Thorell, Haven Burton, Montego Glover, Max Von Essen, Farah Alvin, Kate Baldwin, Natalie Joy Johnson, Jose Llana, Andrew Keenan-Bolger, Hunter Ryan Herdlicka, Erin Dilly, Gary Mauer, Jenn Collela, Sarah Uriarte Berry, Kate Shindle, Julie Reiber, Alli Mauzey, Desi Oakley, Carey Anderson, Heather MacRae, and Jessica Grove on the stages of Carnegie Hall, Jazz at Lincoln Center, City Center, Town Hall, NJPAC, Joe's Pub, 54 Below, and more. He has also appeared live on the Today Show and Late Night with Jimmy Fallon. He can be heard on the Original Broadway Cast recordings of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Something Rotten, Disney's Newsies, Elf, Promises Promises 2010 Revival, Kitty's Kisses, Midlife (The Crisis Musical), Woken Up (Carey Anderson) and Love on a Sunday Afternoon (Songs of Sam Davis). 

Off Broadway and Regional credits: Little Miss Sunshine (Second Stage and La Jolla Playhouse), I Love You, You're Perfect, Now Change (NYC- Music Direction), Tails (Off-B'way MD/Arranger/Orchestrator), Prairie (NYSAF and Guthrie), Palm Beach (La Jolla Playhouse), Thirteen (Goodspeed), Elf, Applause, No No Nanette (Papermill), Time and Again (Manhattan Theatre Club), Sondheim 75th Birthday Celebration (orchestrations), and Tovah Feldshuh, Out of Her Mind (Feinsteins). He studied piano and composition at the Eastman School and Queens College and is a member of the BMI Advanced Musical Theatre Workshop. Most recent film credits are: Blood Dectectives (aired 4/10 and 12/08 Discovery Health Channel), Sister Servant, It's Always Somethin' (2006 Ripfest), semi-finalist in the 2004 and 2005 Turner Classics Young Film Composer Competition, Hopscotch, (2004 Hamptons Film Festival) and numerous national commercials for Palmer's Cocoa Butter.


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