Previous Speakers


 You wish to see, listen; hearing is a step toward vision.

– Saint Bernard of Clairvaux


Previous School of Sound speakers with selected credits:



Susanne Abbuel — singer, ECM recording artist April and composer (Netherlands)
 


Dede Allen — film editor, Bonnie & Clyde, Dog Day Afternoon (video interview) (USA)

Akomfrah

John Akomfrah – filmmaker, artist (UK)

Rick-Altman

Prof. Rick Altman – writer, Silent Film Sound (USA)

Eidnes Andersen

Kristian Selin Eidnes Andersen – sound designer, composer (Denmark)

Andersen

Martin Stig Andersen – games sound designer (Denmark)


Louis Andriessen — composer and pianist, De Staat, De Tijd, De Snelheid (Netherlands)


Mick Audsley — film editor, Twelve Monkeys, Dangerous Liaisons (UK)

Beau

Dickie Beau – mime artist (UK)

Becker 2

Nicolas Becker – Foley artist, sound designer (France)


Ray Beckett — sound recordist, A Room With A View, Ae Fond Kiss (UK)


Frank Behnke — sound designer and recordist, England, Run Lola Run (Germany)

Alex-berner

Alex Berner – film editor, Cloud Atlas, Perfume, Jupiter Ascending (Germany)

Dr. Jennifer Bizley – neuroscientist (UK)

Michèle Bokanowski — composer, Déjeuner du Matin, l’Ange, la Plage (France)

Boncheol Goo — composer (South Korea)

Alison-BownJoëlle Bouvier — choreographer and filmmaker (France)

Alison Bown — sound designer, musician, North and South, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkhaban video game (UK)

Terry Braun — producer and multimedia consultant (UK)

Broomhall 2   John Broomhall — musician, sound designer, writer and arranger for games (UK)

Ross-BrownProf. Ross Brown – writer, theatre sound designer & composer (UK)

Carter Burwell — Hollywood composer, Barton Fink, Fargo, Rob Roy (USA)

Prof. David Burnand — musician, composer and lecturer, Gallivant (UK)

Michael Chanan — documentary filmmaker and lecturer (UK)

Shoma Chatterji — film critic and writer (India)

Michel Chion — theorist, composer and director, Audio-Vision (France)

Andrew Chitty — producer, Illumina Ltd (UK)

Prof. Ian Christie — film historian and broadcaster, The Last Machine (UK)

Prof. Steven Connor — academic and broadcaster, Dumbstruck: A History of Ventriloquism (UK)

David Cooper — advertising commercials sound mixer, Levi’s 501s, Orange (UK)

Gustavo Costantini — musician and sound designer (Argentina)

Andy Cowton — composer and sound designer, Long Road to Mazatlan, Still Life with Small Cup (UK)

Roger-CrittendenRoger Crittenden — editor & writer, The Art of European Editing (UK)

Baha-uddin Dagar — musician (India)

Paul Davies — sound designer, Ratcatcher, Morvern Caller (UK)

Davies   Siobhan Davies – choreographer (UK)

Andrew Deakin — musician, composer, sound artist (UK)

Daniel Deshays – sound recordist, sound director & music producer (France)

Dogme Sound Team:

    Morten Holm — sound engineer, Festen (Denmark)

    Soren Bjerregaard-Ryan — sound engineer, Dancer in the Dark (Denmark)

    Rune Palving – sound recordist/editor, Wilbur Wants to Kill Himself, Italian for Beginners (Denmark)

Stephen-DeutschProf. Stephen Deutsch — composer and lecturer, Hard Times (UK)

David Drake — multimedia consultant, South West Arts (UK)

Eckel   Gerhard Eckel — composer and researcher in audio perception (Austria/Germany)

Manfred Eicher — record producer ECM records (Germany)

Eid   Rana Eid – sound designer, filmmaker (Lebanon)

Tessa Elliott — producer and director of computer mediated installations (UK)

Paz Encina — director, Hamaca Paraguaya (Paraguay)

FARGION2   Matteo Fargion – performer (UK)

Leslie Felperin — assistant editor, Sight and Sound (UK)

Mike Figgis — director, writer, musician and composer, Leaving Las Vegas, Time Code (UK)

Simon Fisher Turner — composer, Caravaggio, Blue, Croupier (UK)

Tom Fleischman — sound mixer, Goodfellas, The Aviator (USA)

Dick Fontaine — filmmaker, Head of Documentary Directing NFTS (UK)

Prof. Sir Christopher Frayling — writer, historian, educator, critic, broadcaster (UK)

Fred-FrithFred Frith — songwriter, composer, Orlando, The Tango Lesson (UK)

Paul Gladstone Reid — MBE – composer, pianist, producer (UK)

Dr. Kersten Glandien — writer, lecturer, aesthetician (Germany)

Heiner Goebbels — music theatre director and composer, Hashirigaki (Germany)

Keith Griffiths — producer Illuminations Films, The Falconer’s Tale, Faust (UK)

Prof. Tim Griffiths — professor of Cognitive Neurology, Univ of Newcastle upon Tyne (UK)

Oscar Grillo — animator (video presentation) Men in Black (Argentina)

Michael Grigsby — documentary director, Lockerbie — A Night Remembered (UK)

Heidi Grundmann — critic and radio producer (Austria)

Graham Hadfield — composer (UK)

Alan Hall — independent radio producer, William Thompsons IV’s War (UK)

Mark Hall — animation producer, co-founder Cosgrove Hall Productions (UK)

Hartstone   Graham Hartstone — re-recording mixer, Blade Runner, Aliens, Eyes Wide Shut (UK)

Maike-HelmersMaike Helmers – film editor, lecturer Bournemouth University (Germany)

Nigel Helyer — sound artist & sculptor (Australia)

Mike Hodges — director, Get Carter, Croupier (UK)

Tomlinson Holman — inventor THX surround sound system (USA)

Peter-HowellPeter Howell — composer, sound designer, BBC Radiophonic Workshop (UK)

pat-jacksonPat Jackson — sound editor & editor, The Talented Mr Ripley, Jarhead (USA)

Trevor Jones — composer, Excalibur, Missippi Burning, Notting Hill (UK)

Isaac Julien — artist filmmaker, Turner prize nominee (UK)

Gaston-KaboreGaston Kaboré — filmmaker, writer, educator, Wend Kuuni, (Burkina Faso)

Jo-Ann-KaplanJo Ann Kaplan — filmmaker, editor, artist, Body of Work, (USA)

Andre Katori — producer, musician & designer with AudioRom (UK)

Kaul   Mani Kaul — filmmaker, musician and painter, Drupad, Siddeshwari (India)

Patrick Keiller — architect and filmmaker, London, Robinson in Space (UK)

Adele Kellett — sound designer at Electronic Arts (UK)

Andrew-KingProf. Andrew King — Professor of Neurophysiology, Oxford University (UK)

Ren Klyce — Hollywood sound designer, Panic Room, Fight Club, Se7en (USA)

Gideon Koppel — filmmaker, artist & lecturer, Sleep Furiously (UK)

Andrew-KottingAndrew Kötting — filmmaker and multimedia artist, Gallivant, Ivul and Swandown (UK)

Sarah Kozloff — lecturer and writer, Overhearing Film Dialogue (USA)

Krause2   Bernie Krause  – musician, author, soundscape recordist and bio-accoustician (USA)

Ann Kroeber — sound recordist and designer, Black Stallion, Blue Velvet, Duma (USA)

Pater-KubelkaPeter Kubelka — avant-garde filmmaker and cook (Austria)

Christina Kubisch — sound installation artist (Germany)

Jerzy Kucia — master animator, Tuning Instruments (Poland)

Hans Peter Kuhn — composer and artist (Germany)

Valérie Lalonde — pioneer documentary filmmaker (France)

Nathan Larson — musician and composer, Lilja 4-Ever, Dirty Pretty Things (USA)

Bob Last — music supervisor and producer, Orlando, House of Mirth (UK)

Nick Laviers — Head of Music, Electronic Arts (UK)

Richard Leacock — pioneer documentary filmmaker (UK/France)

James Leahy — film historian, critic and screenwriter (UK)

Bernhard-LeitnerProf. Bernhard Leitner – architect, composer, artist (Austria)

Claude Letessier — sound designer, The Thin Red Line, (France)

Skip Lievsay — Hollywood sound editor/designer, Goodfellas, Age of Innocence (USA)

Kim Longinotto — documentary filmmaker, Divorce Iranian Style, Sisters in Law (UK)

David Lynch — director (video interview) Twin Peaks, Lost Highway (USA)

Lucrecia Martel — director, La Ciénaga, La Niña Santa (Argentina)

Simon McBurney — Co-Founder and Artistic Director, Theâtre du Complicité ((UK)

Jake Milton — jazz musician and composer (UK)

Mark-MiltonMark Milton — mentor and advisor in self-leadership and governance, founder of Education 4 Peace (Switzerland)

Mishlawi   Nadim Mishlawi – composer, filmmaker (Lebanon)

Anthony Moore — composer and sound artist (Germany)

Gillian Moore, MBE — writer, broadcaster, Head of Contemporary Culture, South Bank Centre, London (UK)

Joe Moran – choreographer, dancer (UK)

Kaye-MortleyKaye Mortley — 
independent radio documentary maker (France)

Prof. Laura Mulvey — filmmaker, writer and lecturer, Riddles of the Sphinx (UK)

Steve-MunroSteve Munro — sound designer, Exotica, The Sweet Hereafter (Canada)

_MG_5013_2   Walter Murch — editor, sound designer, Cold Mountain, Apocalpse Now (USA)

François Musy — sound designer/mixer for Jean-Luc Godard (video interview) (France)

images-1   Rie Nakajima — sound artist (Japan / UK)

Walter Newman — supervising sound editor, ER, The West Wing (USA)

Su-Nicholls-GartnerSu Nicholls-Gärtner — Head of Studies, ifs Köln (Germany)

Mark Nicholson — multimedia artist (UK)

Michael Nyman — composer, The End of the Affair (UK)

Julian Nott — composer, Wallace and Gromit (UK)

Pauline_talk   Pauline Oliveros — composer (US)

aki_onda_websynradio   Aki Onda — composer (Japan, US)

Orland   Joanna Orland — games sound designer, Sony (UK)

David Ossman — independent radio producer, member of The Firesign Theatre (USA)

Annabelle-PangbornAnnabelle Pangborn — composer (UK)

Phil Parker — screenwriter and lecturer (UK)

Tom Paulin — poet and critic, The Wind Dog (UK)

Neil Peplow — producer, Shooting Fish, Waking Ned (UK)

Chris Petit — novelist and filmmaker, Radio On, The Falconer, (UK)

Roberto Perpignani — editor, Last Tango in Paris, Il Postino (Italy)

Piers-PlowrightPiers Plowright — BBC radio features producer (UK)

jpook   Jocelyn Pook — composer, Caravaggio, Eyes Wide Shut (UK)

Chris Pow — mixing tutor National Film and TV School (UK)

Simon Pummell — animation director, Butcher’s Hook, Secret Joy (UK)

The Brothers Quay— animators, Street of Crocodiles, Institute Benjamenta (USA/UK)

Lynne Ramsay — director, Ratcatcher, Morvern Caller (UK)

Mark Rance — producer/director of DVDs (USA)

Paul Gladstone Reid — composer and musician, Omeros Song Cycle, Vagabondia (UK)

Prof. Paul Robertson — leader of the Medici String Quartet (UK)

Robert-RobertsonRobert Robertson — composer, filmmaker, writer, Einstein on the Audiovisual (UK)

Nick Roeg — director (video interview), Performance, Bad Timing, Walkabout (UK)

Holly-RogersHolly Rogers – musician, Senior Lecturer in Music, University of Liverpool (UK)

Adrian Rhodes — re-recording mixer, The Queen, Dirty Pretty Things, Chicken Run (UK)

Nitin Sawhney — songwriter, composer, DJ, multi-instrumentalist, Spirit Dance (UK)

Scanner-Robin-RimbaudScanner (Robin Rimbaud) – composer, plasticien sonore, sonic artist (UK)

Peter-Sellars   Peter Sellars — composer, director of theatre and opera (US)

Seungyon-Seny Lee — composer (South Korea)

Simon Schofield — artist and software designer with AudioRom (UK)

Amie Siegel — writer and filmmaker, The Waking Life, The Sleepers (USA)

Phil-SolomonPhil Solomon — avant-garde filmmaker, installation artist (USA)

Somby   Ánde Sonby – Yoiker (Norway)

David Sonneschein – writer, producer, director, sound designer (USA)

Ivo Špalj – foley recordist and sound designer (Czechoslovakia)

Lauren Stewart — director MSc. Music, Mind & Brain, Goldsmith’s College (UK)

stidworthy   Imogen Stidworthy — artist, To, Dummy, The Whisper Heard, Audio Cab (UK)

Rod Stoneman – Director of the Huston School of Film & Digital Media (UK)

Sean-StreetSeán Street – writer, radio producer and presenter, poet (UK)

Peter Strickland — filmmaker, Katalin Varga (UK)

Akio-SuzukiAkio Suzuki — sound artist, musician & instrument maker (Japan)

Öve Svennson — sound mixer (video interview) The Sacrifice (Sweden)

Randy Thom — Hollywood sound designer, Forrest Gump, Wild at Heart (USA)

David Toop   David Toop — musician, composer, sound curator, Sonic Boom (UK)

Steina Vasulka — (video presentation) sound artist and lecturer (Iceland/USA)

Tim Vine – sound designer, dubbing mixer (UK)

Thanos Vovolis — theatre and costume designer of masks (Greece)

Judith Walcutt — independent radio producer (USA)

Marina Warner — novelist, mythographer, cultural critic, Phantasmagoria (UK)

Chris-WatsonChris Watson — natural history sound recordist, Life of Mammals (UK)

Jim Webb — sound recordist, All the President’s Men, Nashville, (USA)

Hildegard-WesterkampHildegard Westerkamp — composer, radio artist, sound ecologist (Canada)

Gregory Whitehead — sound artist and radiomaker, Wireless Imagination (USA)

Rodney Wilson — producer, Sound on Film (UK)

Peter Wollen — filmmaker, film scholar, Signs and Meaning in Cinema (UK/USA)

Anne-WoodAnne Wood — producer of childrens’ television, Teletubbies (UK)

Jon Wozencroft — Managing Editor of Touch and lecturer (UK)

Dr. Laura Wright — sociolinguist (UK)

Gabriel Yared — composer, Sauve Qui Peut La Vie, Cold Mountain (Lebanon)

Youngjun Seo — sound editor and re-recording mixer (South Korea)

Amos Zamorski — multimedia sound designer UK)

Prof. Siegfried Zielinski — writer and lecturer (Germany)