Mike Pettry is an award-winning composer that works in a variety of styles, including pop, rock, indie, electronic, orchestral, and many more. As an experienced music producer, he can quickly create recordings in many styles from his home studio. Mike has a strong background in writing (and playing) music for live theatre, and writes music for video game, film, and TV projects.

As musician, Mike has played in theaters and clubs all over the country, including the Broadway revival of Godspell, several off-Broadway shows, and national tours. He has played piano and guitar for musical cast albums as well as pop albums. 

In addition to all the demos found on this site, Mike produced, engineered, mixed and mastered the albums Mike Pettry: The Voices In My Head, The Time Travelers Convention original cast album, plus the score to the film The Promise of New York, the iOS game Double Dynamo, and the upcoming multi-platform game Yummy Circus.

Mike has worked with notable folks such as Stephanie D'Abruzzo, Shoshana Bean, Alex Brightman, Nick Blaemire, Susan Blackwell, Corbin Bleu, Celina Carvajal, Mary Bond Davis, Darius de Haas, Maria Dizzia, Felicia Finley, William Finn, Annie Golden, F. Michael Haynie, Lisa Howard, Matt Hinkley, Joe Iconis, Leslie Kritzer, Doug Kreeger, Michael John LaChiusa, Marin Mazzie, Eddie Mekka, Lindsey Mendez, Lauren Molina, Hunter Parrish, Anthony Rapp, Krysta Rodriquez, Stephen Schwartz, Muzz Skillings, Phoebe Strole, Mary Testa, Jeanine Tesori, and more.

Musical Services

  • Original Music/Sound Design
  • Music Direction
  • Voice Over Recording
  • Audio Editing/Engineering
  • Mixing/Mastering
  • Orchestration/Arranging
  • Copying/Engraving
  • Pianist/Guitarist
  • Vocal Coaching

Music Software Expertise 

  • Logic Pro 9
  • Sonar
  • Finale 2014
  • Unity 3D
  • Audacity
  • Familiarity with: fMod, Sony Acid, GIMP, Sound Forge

Instruments

  • Piano/Keyboard (Yahama M08, Nord Electro 2)
  • Software synths: East West Quantum Leap suite (Hollywood Strings, Hollywood Brass, Hollywood Orchestral Woodwinds, Stormdrum 2 Pro, Goliath, Ra, Gypsy, Voices of Passion, Symphonic Choirs, Piano Gold, Darkside, Fab Four), LA Scoring Strings, ERA Medieval Legends, IK Multimedia Miroslav Philharmonik, Absynth, Steven Slate Drums, full Logic suite, and Plogue Chipsounds
  • Electric Guitars (Fender, Ibanez, Gibson)
  • Acoustic Guitar (Yamaha)
  • Electric Bass 
  • Mandolin