Haley Shaw is a composer, music producer, and audio engineer based in New York. She's a composer and sound designer at Gimlet Media, where she has created work for Mogul: The Life and Death of Chris Lighty, Jonathan Goldstein's HeavyweightTwice Removed, Uncivil, The Nod, The Pitch, and Crimetown.

  • Her music has appeared on Gimlet Media and This American Life, on film projects with CBC Films, Sony Films, and Skybound, and for brands Adobe, Blue Apron, Squarespace, Prudential, and Audible.
  • She has mixed and created sound design for Gimlet Media, The Great Discontent, ThrdCoast Music, Manhattan Film Institute, and W. W. Norton and Company, and multiple independent filmmakers.
  • Sound engineering and stage production for WNYC's Soundcheck and The Greene Space, and Rockville Pictures, and Wythe Hotel in Williamsburg.


"sterling sound engineering" - the atlantic

"stellar sound design" - Nick Quah, Vulture

"ON THE MONEY".. "technique that draws you in" - THE GUARDIAN 

"luxuriant sound design" - A.V. CLUB


Haley composes both acoustic and electronic chamber music that deals with the stratification of sounds and its personal and social affect on the listener. She's been invited to hold multiple artist residences at the Banff CentreSICPP and Fresh Inc Festival. Her works have been commissioned by ensembles such as Fifth House Ensemble, Amaranth Quartet, Holland Weissman Duo, and Latitude 49.