Marty Hailey works internationally as a composer, producer and musician, having performed on Broadway, in Las Vegas, across the UK, Australia and the South Pacific. He has over 20 years of experience in the music industry, has made over 60 records and produced and engineered countless sessions. In 2018 Marty was nominated as Rock producer of the year at the IMAs in New York City.
Marty is an award-winning composer (Helpmann Awards 2010) who has written and produced soundtracks for broadcast, independent film and the stage. Previous clients include BBC, Discovery Channel, Hopscotch Films, Arpeggio Pictures, Baille Gifford and The Gate Worldwide. His performance and recording credits feature a diverse range of names in international music: from Jimmy Somerville to Human Nature; Ireland's Ronan Keating to Senegal's Pape Mbaye. He is the musical director for international cabaret sensation Le Gateau Chocolat, The I Hate Children Children’s Show from San Francisco and punk cabaret outfit The Little Death Club.
A dedicated professional session musician who plays electric and acoustic guitars, lapsteel and mandolin, Marty is also a talented arranger and producer for small and large ensembles and recording projects; regularly scoring for brass, string quartets and small chamber groups.
Marty uses Ernie Ball Strings and Roland Electronics.