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…
Based In Cleveland, Available in New York City (Non-Local)
About Sound Recordist Henri Rapp
Hi, I’m Henri Rapp, a production sound mixer & location sound recordist for TV, film, and commercial video production. I’m based in Cleveland, but available for travel into New York City. 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.
Before entering the world of sound for video production, I came from the commercial recording studio world where I produced music & did audio post. Having more than a decade of professional experience, I’ve worked on nearly every type of production. Drawing on this experience, coupled with top tier film sound gear, I ensure the job gets done right.
Production Sound Clients
Experienced Production Sound Mixer
My work shows my passion for high quality sound, I love deploying creative solutions & overcoming challenges to deliver quality audio despite each shoot’s unique challenges. Drawing on more than a decade of audio production experience, I bring a depth of knowledge more extensive the run of the mill sound mixer. 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:
Sound Mixer on Location in NYC
As a locations sound mixer for television, documentaries, narrative films, or commercial shoot, I have a lot of responsibilities; From recording clean dialog & nat sounds, to wiring talent, logging metadata, ensuring sync between cameras and sound, creating a mix, and a lot more. Having dedicated more than a decade of my life to recording audio, I have the experience to guarantee it gets done right.
I’m love surpassing my clients’ expectations by providing exceptional on set production sound services… recording sound isn’t something I fell into, it’s my passion. Drawing on my varied experience, a deep knowledge of recording techniques, and coupled with top tier recording gear; I deliver every time for my clients, delivering excellent quality sound for every production.
Top Tier Sound Gear
Every video production has varied audio needs, I offer multitrack recording packages tailored to the needs of your shoot. Ranging from lightweight bag based sound packages to a cart based sound recording equipment ready for complex workflows with a full team that includes a sound mixer, boom operator, & sound utility. Every equipment package is different based on the needs of 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)