Case Study: Recording Classical Music on Location for a Docuseries Recording Sound for Season 3 of PBS’s “Now Hear This” Recording both the music and dialog on Now Hear This’ Season 3 was one of my favorite productions I’ve ever worked on. My favorite jobs have always been ones where the world of video production…
About Sound Recordist Henri Rapp
Hi, I’m Henri Rapp, a production sound mixer & location sound recordist for TV, film, & commercial media production. Ultimately I believe my job as a Sound Recordist is all about capturing performances; Whether that’s a documentary interview, comedian on stage, a musical performance, or actors in a narrative film…..it’s all about capturing those moments.
Prior to getting into the world of production, I originally came from a recording studio background where I produced music & did audio post. This experience fundamentally shapes the way I approach recording to this day. Since then I’ve worked on nearly every style of production and that experience coupled with top tier gear ensures the job gets done right. I love unique productions and the challenges that come with them. Let’s discuss the unique needs of your production!
Production Sound Clients
Unique Location Sound Solutions
My work shows my expertise and passion for delivering high quality work. I love deploying creative solutions & overcoming challenges to deliver quality audio despite each shoot’s unique challenges. Drawing on my audio production experience, I bring a depth of knowledge more extensive the run of the mill sound recordist. Drawing on my experience in recording studios, with post-production, classical music recording, live sound reproduction, & much more. I love unique projects and the challenges that come with them.
Ultimately I let my work speak for itself. Here’s a selection of projects with largely different workflows:
Production Sound Equipment
Every videos content varies, as do the needs from the sound department. I offer scalable multitrack field recording equipment packages tailored to the needs of each shoot. From light weight bag based gear for fast paced “run & gun” shoots to a full cart based package supported by a full team made up of a Production Sound Mixer, Boom Op, & Sound Utility. Let’s discuss what equipment package makes sense for your production!
- Field Mixers w/ Integrated Multitrack Recorders
- Automixing, EQ, & Compression
- Realtime Noise Suppression
- RF Master Clock
- Timecode & Genlock Sync Boxes
- Timecode Smart Slates
- Wireless IFBs Headsets for Client, Producers, Directors, or Reporters
- Wireless Camera Hops (Camera Links for Reference Mix)
- Wireless Lavaliers / Talent Mic Kits
- RF Distribution & Remote Antennas
- Boom Mic Kits w/ Interior & Exterior Mics, Wind Protection, etc
- Audio Playback System w/ Timecode
- Plant Mic’ing Solutions
- Stick Mics & Studio Microphones
- Dante Equipment
- Additional Support (Media, Van, Carts, Stands, Weights, Cases, etc)