The Merry Mercenaries - Volumes 1-4
Zach Heyde (b. 1993) is a composer, copyist, and YouTuber living in South Pasadena, CA. His scores blend his love for thematic orchestral music with experimental ambiences and textures. He is a skilled pianist and arranger, and performs with Frank Tedesco as “Frank & Zach Piano Duets”—a YouTube channel with over 300k subscribers to date.
After graduating with a B.A. in Composition from the Hartt School of Music in 2015, Zach moved to Nashville, TN, launching his YouTube channel with collaborator Frank Tedesco and serving as assistant music librarian at Ocean Way Studios. During this time, Heyde continued his work as a music copyist (Sesame Street) and composer for numerous D&D channels and podcasts.
In 2019, Zach began composing for Marvel Ultimate’s web comic series, and subsequently relocated to Los Angeles. His recent work includes scoring Marvel’s War of the Realms and Absolute Carnage web series, transcribing piano/vocal charts for Musicnotes.com, and creating audio and video demos for VST companies such as Orange Tree Samples, Strezov Sampling, and ProjectSAM.
Detailed clientele and discography can be found on the Credits page.
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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS:
Q: Do you have the sheet music for ________?
A: All of my arrangements can be found on MusicNotes, Alfred Music, Stems Up Sound or SMP.
Q: How much do you charge for lessons?
A: My rate is $45/hr, and I teach piano, composition, improvisation, music theory, and ear training. Let’s chat!