Sound Designer

250-335-9147 Pandura Productions

Site 41, c67, RR1 Fanny Bay, BC V0R1W0

Ellymae 'at' RichmondSoundDesign 'dot' com

University Education:

*MM in Sound Recording-McGill University 1994

*BM in Guitar Performance-University of California Santa Barbara 1991


*Past Chair - AES Vancouver Section

*Associated Designers of Canada

Major Design Credits:

*'The Rainmaker' Vancouver Playhouse/Manitoba Theatre Co. Spring 2002, director-Bill Dow

*'Edible Woman' Vancouver Playhouse/Canadian Stage Fall/Winter 2001-2002

*'Candida' Vancouver Playhouse February 2001, director-Bill Dow

*'Wit' Vancouver Playhouse/Canadian Stage Winter 2001, director-Glynis Leyshon

*'Kokoro Dance Festival-Butoh Dance' Performance Works, Vancouver November 2000

*'Bachelor Brothers' Vancouver Playhouse April 2000, director-Catherine Shaw

*'Patience' Vancouver Playhouse Winter 2000, director-Glynis Leyshon

*`The Rise and Fall of Little Voice' Vancouver Playhouse Oct.'99, director-Glynis Leyshon

*`Pride and Prejudice' Stratford Festival Summer '99, director- Jeannette Lambermonte

*`Anne of Green Gables' Gateway Theatre Dec. '98, Richmond

*`Othello' Atlantic Theatre Festival '98, director-Michael Langham

*`Matchmaker' Atlantic Theatre Festival '98, director-Michael Bawtree

*`A Perfect Ganesh' co-production Manitoba Theatre Centre/Vancouver Playhouse '97, director-Glynis Leyshon

*`Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf' Vancouver Playhouse '97, director-Susan Cox

*`The Heiress' co-production Calgary Theatre/Vancouver Playhouse '97, director-Susan Cox

*`The Last Comedy' Banff Centre '94

CD Credits:

*Yamashita - 'The Blue Guitar', classical guitar, Crown Classics 2002 (editor)

*Yamashita - 'plays Castelnuovo-Tedesco, classical guitar, Crown Classics 2001 (editor)

*Vancouver Symphony Orchestra - Christmas Pop Album, local release 2000 (engineer)

*Phoenix Chamber Choir - `Huron Carole' local release 1999 (engineer)

*Thierry Pecou - `Poeme du Temps et de l'Ether' cello & piano RICORDI OGGI BMG Italy 1998 (engineer & editor)

*Michel Belevance `Joueurs de flute' flute & piano BRIOSO RECORDINGS, Virginia 1996 (engineer & editor)

*Henrick Frisk `Inventions of Solitude' improv. saxophone & MIDI, HORNBLOWER RECORDINGS, Toronto 1996 (engineer)

*Robert Rosen `Soundings' composer Robert Rosen, Canmore, Alta 1995 (engineer for one piece, editing, and mastering for the rest)

*Esproarte `20th c. music for string orchestra' Esproarte, Portugal 1996 (engineer & editor)

*Robert Kyr `Bronze Piano' improv. piano and MIDI piano Banff Centre, Banff 1995 (engineer)

Professional Experience:

October-December 2001

*Head sound engineer-BC tour "Fire...where there's smoke"-

Install 5.1 surround sound system, program AudioBox, run wireless mics, operate board.

Summer '99 - present

*Resident Sound Designer(part-time)-Richmond Sound Design-

Client support, demonstrations, Beta-testing, contribute to software design, learn a lot daily...

Spring '98 - 2000 (several temporary contracts)

*Assistant Technical Director/Head of Sound- Chan Centre- Help with planning of events, rentals etc., supervise all events

June '97 - present

*Free-lance Audio Technician - Chan Centre for the Performing Arts, UBC

October '97 - present

*Free-lance Audio Technician - Shadbolt Centre for the Performing Arts, Burnaby, BC

June 2001, 1999,1998,1997

*Stage manager for Jazz Festival (The Vogue, Studio 16, Performance Works)

November 2001,1999,1998,1997

*Audio & Video Operator for Banff Mountain Film Festival and Book Festival -Banff Centre for Mountain Culture

Summer '97 - '99

*Free-lance Audio technician - Mount Baker Theatre, Bellingham, WA

Summers of '92 through '96

*Audio Technician - Banff Centre for the Arts- recording, mixing, editing, sound design,


Fall & Winter '94 through '96

*Audio Associate - Banff Centre for the Arts- recording, editing, sound post for video