Cory Mathews

Department Head

BA and MA in music


Cory has a BA in music from Brigham Young University and an MA in music from the University of California at Santa Barbara. His focus was on contemporary composition and the history of experimental music and sound installation.


Before Fusion, Cory worked as a songwriter, producer, composer, audio engineer, and mixing engineer on a variety of professional and personal projects. He also taught music to students with social, behavioral, and learning disabilities.

Fun Facts and Hobbies

  • Writes and records his own music. Creates Image-Sound works.
  • Is an avid mountain biker (trails & freeride).
  • Always on the lookout for unique specialty sodas.