Composing | Sound Design | Mixing

Music for Film

Writing music for film is a delicate art form that requires a deep understanding of storytelling, emotion, and timing. Balancing creativity with collaboration, film composers work closely with directors and editors to ensure that the music seamlessly integrates with the visual narrative, enhancing the overall cinematic experience.

Sound Design / Mixing

Sound design for film is the art of sculpting the auditory landscape to complement and enhance the visual storytelling. Sound Designers play a crucial role in bringing films to life, ensuring that every sound resonates long after the credits roll.

Dave Chick

Dave is a multifaceted composer and sound designer based in Vancouver Canada.

He began his journey learning piano and eventually graduating from Western with a degree in Music Education. He also has an MBA from McMaster and holds credentials in audio engineering from BCIT and the University of Washington in addition to completing Hummie Mann’s acclaimed PNW Film Scoring Program.

Dave’s distinctive approach to composition weaves together elements of orchestral, conteporary, and experimental music. In addition to crafting film scores, Dave’s skills extend to the rest of the post production audio department as a sound designer and re-recording mixer. 

With a a commitment to collaboration, Dave works closely with directors and production teams to understand their vision and bring it to life through music and sound. His ability to capture the essence of a story and translate it into sonic form has led to many successful partnerships on a variety of projects across different genres.

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