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Experience

Professional

Specializes in:

Film audio

Other skills

field recording, SFX libraries, theatre, soundwalks, vr, lecturer

Highlighted references

• Nomination best Sound Design Golden Calf 2016 for ‘Of ik gek ben’ by Frank Lammers (Dutch film award)
• Nomination best Sound Design Golden Calf 2009 for ‘Farewell’ by Ditteke Mensink (Dutch film award)
• Winner VSCD Award 2008 for ‘No Mans land’ theatrical soundwalk by Dries Verhoeven

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About

Sound designer | Netherlands

I specialise in story telling through sound for linear and interactive projects.

Ever since starting out, I’ve always recorded my own sounds, helping me sculpt
my ‘own sound’ for experimental works in theatre and art. I’ve created numerous
(site specific) soundwalks, sound art installations and museum audiotours.
This developed further into gaining experience as sound designer for film and television.
Field recording has remained an essential part of my skill set, it allows me to be
a creative contributor in any project, by bringing in unique sounds and experience.

As ‘Frick & Traa’ I release sound libaries, together with sound designer Max Frick.
I’m a parttime Sound Design lecturer at the Utrecht School of Arts.

Studio:
5.1 Monitoring (Dynaudio) with recording room (vocals/sfx)
Pro Tools HD12, Izotope RX

Fieldrecording set:
Sonosax/Sony recorders, Sennheiser/DPA/JrF microphones.

Review my work at my website or contact me!

Credits

YearProject nameClientRole
2017 In Blue (film)Studio Vermaas / IJswater FilmSound designer
2016 Morton F. (Interactive Opera)Holland FestivalSound designer, field recordist
2015 Among Us (site specific soundwalk)LA-X Arts FestivalSound designer, Composer
2013 Soundscape of AmsterdamAmsterdam Museum, University of MaastrichtField recordist
2012 The Sound of the NetherlandsThe Netherlands Institute for Sound and VisionField recordist, Director
More credits on IMDB

Awards

YearAwardAwarded for
2008VSCD Award TheatreBest theatrical experience

Education

YearSchoolCourse
2006Utrecht School of ArtsSound Design

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