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Geert van Gaalen

Music Department | Composer | Sound Department
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KNOWN FOR 
Step 8 (2016) | Denham Psycho (2014) | John from Burlington (2010)
GUILDS *
Buma Stemra | NTB | BCMM | FNV-KIEM | ADCN | Composers Club Germany | Society of Composers & Lyricists  Less
WORK HISTORY *
Internet | Industrial | Commercial | Radio | Film | Television | Voice Over  Less
JOB TYPES *
Sound | Producing | Composing | Writing  Less
CITIZENSHIP *
NL (with valid passport)
VANITY URL *
https://www.imdb.me/geertvangaalen
* Starred info submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume (has not been verified by IMDb).

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Past Film & Video (11 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (8 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Fashion PlanetFashion Planet (TV Series) Composer (additional music) ( 12 episodes, 2014 )  Less 2014 12
    • De Eerste Planet (May 6, 2014) Composer (additional music)  Less
    • Op Slot (May 6, 2014) Composer (additional music)  Less
    • Rolls Royce (May 6, 2014) Composer (additional music)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Mad SausageMad Sausage (TV Short) Composer (theme music)  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for UFC PrimetimeUFC Primetime (TV Series) Sound Recordist ( 1 episode, 2012 )  Less 2012 1
  • Primary photo for Dalziel and PascoeDalziel and Pascoe (TV Series) Music Recordist ( 2 episodes, 2006 )  Less 2006 2
  • Primary photo for Das Ist So TogoDas Ist So Togo (TV Mini-series) Sound Editor  Less 2006– 
  • Primary photo for Oud en nieuwOud en nieuw (TV Movie) Music Recordist  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Leven en dood van Quidam QuidamLeven en dood van Quidam Quidam (TV Series) Sound Editor  Less 1999– 
  • Primary photo for Willem WeverWillem Wever (TV Series) Composer, Himself (2015)  Less 1994– 

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Additional Credits (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

FilmCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Step 8 (2016) * – Composer Rick Lenzing
  • Costa del Sol (2014) * – Composer Louis van Zwol
  • Denham Psycho (2014) * – Composer / Sounddesigner Hugo Keijzer
  • Under Control (2012) * – Composer Martijn de Jong
  • John from Burlington (2010) * – Composer Hein Mevissen
  • Alien Cropcircles (2010) * – Composer Hein Mevissen
  • Val dood! (2008) * – Composer Arne Toonen
  • Roadkill (2003) * – Composer Jeroen Annokkee
  • 8:15 (1993) * – Composer / Sounddesigner Mieke de Jager
  • The Same Old Story (1992) * – Composer / Sounddesigner Karl Geiringer
TelevisionCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Hannah's Feestje (2014) * – Composer Rachel Visscher
  • Fashion Planet (2014) * – Composer Dennis Overeem
  • Bertje (1994) 24 Episodes * – Composer / Sounddesigner Dick Bouquet / Patrick Raats
  • Petje Piet (1993) 30 Episodes * – Composer / Sounddesigner Dick Bouquet
CommercialsCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • http://www.studiodekeuken.nl * – Composer / Sounddesigner Various
  • http://www.dangerouskitchenmusic.com * – Composer / Sounddesigner Various
  • http://www.soundscape.nl * – Composer / Sounddesigner Various
MusicCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • http://soundcloud.com/studiodekeuken * – Composer/Lyricist/Producer/Musician Studio De Keuken

Additional Awards (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

EVENTYEAR
  • EFFIE 2017 * – Gold 2017
  • Miami Short Film Festival 2016 * – Best Narrative Film - Drama 2016
  • ADCN (Dutch Art Directors Club) 2016 * – Grand Prix / Gold / Silver / 2x Bronze 2016
  • Cannes Lions 2014 * – Grand Prix for Good / 13x Gold / 1x SilverLion 2014
  • D&AD 2014 * – Black / White / Yellow Pencil 2014
  • ADC Miami 2014 * – Tomorrow Award 2014
  • Cannes Corporate Media & TV Awards 2014 * – Silver Dolphin 2014
  • New York Festivals 2014 * – 2x Finalist Award Best Music & Sound Design 2014
  • ADCN (Dutch Art Directors Club) 2014 * – Grand Prix / 3x Gold 2014
  • ADCN (Dutch Art Directors Club) 2013 * – 3x Gold / 1x Silver 2014
  • ProMax/BDA World 2008 * – Grand Prix / Gold 2013
  • Buma Stemra Music in Motion 2012 (Dutch ASCAP) * – Industry Award (Best Composer /Best Music Company) 2012
  • Cannes Lions 2010 * – Gold Lion / 2x Silver Lion / Bronze Lion 2010
  • ADCN (Dutch Art Directors Club) 2008 * – Gold Lamp - Best Music & Sounddesign 2008
  • ProMax/BDA North America 2008 * – World Gold - Best Original Music 2008
  • New York Festivals 2007 * – World Gold - Best Original Music 2008
  • Clio Awards 2007 * – Silver Clio - Best Original Music 2007
  • New York Festivals 2007 * – 4x Gold World Medal - Best Original Music/Lyrics 2007
  • Worked on music & sounddesign for many Lions / Pencils / Clios / Epicas / Eurobests / ProMaxBDA's / LIAAs / Lamps / NYFs *

Prior Job Titles (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

TITLE
  • Owner/CEO Studio De Keuken *
  • Owner/CEO Dangerous Kitchen Music *
  • Owner/CEO Soundscape Music *

Additional Resume Info (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

RESUME DETAILS
  • * Owner - Composer/Sounddesigner at Studio De Keuken / Dangerous Kitchen
    Music / Soundscape Music
    geert@dangerouskitchenmusic.com
    geert@studiodekeuken.nl
    geert@soundscape.nl
    Studio De Keuken is a full-service music production and audio
    postproduction facility. We specialize in musiccomposition and sounddesign
    for the national and international advertising-, broadcast- and film-industry.
    Dangerous Kitchen Music is our in-house Music Production Company / Record
    Label.
    Soundscape Music specializes in original music composition, audio branding and
    music research and licensing.
    Portfolio Music & Sounddesign:
    - http://www.studiodekeuken.nl
    - http://www.dangerouskitchenmusic.com
    - http://www.soundscape.nl
    Portfolio Music:
    http://soundcloud.com/studiodekeuken
    Specialties
    Music Composition / Sonic Branding / Music Production / Sounddesign
    Experience
    Owner - Composer/Sounddesigner at Studio De Keuken / Dangerous Kitchen
    Music / Soundscape Music
    January 2001 - Present (17 years+)
    Composer / Sounddesigner at Gort Sound
    1996 - 2000 (4 years)
    Composer / Sounddesigner at Lukkien
    1994 - 1996 (2 years)
    Education
    Utrecht School of the Arts
    Faculty Art, Media & Technology - Music Technology, 1989 - 1996
    HTS 's-Hertogenbosch
    Electronic Engineering, 1987 - 1989
    Stedelijk Gymnasium, 's-Hertogenbosch
    1981 - 1987
    Honors and Awards:
    - Gold EFFIE 2017
    - Grand Prix / Gold / Silver / 2x Bronze - ADCN 2016
    - Grand Prix for Good / 13x Gold / 1x Silver Lion - Cannes Lions 2014
    - White / Black / Yellow Pencil - D&AD 2014
    - 2x Finalist - New York Festivals 2014 (Best Music/Sounddesign)
    - ADC USA - Tomorrow Award 2014
    - 3x Gold/Silver SpinAward 2014
    - Grand Prix/3x Gold ADCN 2014
    - Silver Lion/2x Shortlist - Cannes Lions 2013
    - 2x Finalist Orig. Music - Ciclope Festival 2013
    - Finalist Orig. Music - NYF 2013
    - Grand Prix / Gold ADCN 2013
    - Gold / Silver Spinaward 2013
    - Best Composer & Music Company - Buma Music in Motion 2012
    - Titanium / Gold / Silver - Cannes Lions 2012
    - Buma Stemra Music in Motion Industry Award 2012 (Best Composer/Best Music Company)
    - Grand Award - New York Festivals 2012
    - Bronze Lion (Radio) - Cannes Lions 2011
    - 1x Gold Lion / 2x Silver Lion / 1x Bronze Lion / 4x Shortlist - Cannes Lions 2010
    - Gold World - Promax/BDA World 2008 (Original Composition in a Promo)
    - Gold - Promax/BDA North-America 2008 (Original Composition in a Promo)
    - Bronze World Medal - New York Festivals 2009
    - Finalist Original Music - New York Festivals 2008
    - ADCN (Dutch Artdirectors Club) - Gold Lamp Music & Sounddesign 2008
    - ADCN (Dutch Artdirectors Club) - Silver Lamp 2008 (Radio) - Silver Lamp 2011
    - Silver Clio 2007 (Original Music)
    - Gold (4x) / Bronze Worldmedal - New York Festivals 2007 (Original Music)
    - Gold (2x) / Bronze (2x) / Finalist - Promax/BDA World 2007
    - Finalist Cannes Lions (12x) - 2003 / 2005 / 2006 / 2007 / 2008 / 2009 /2010 / 2011
    - Silver / Bronze Epica 2006 / 2009 / 2010
    - Silver / 2x Finalist Eurobest 2009
    - 2x Finalist London International Awards 2006 (Original Music)
    - Bronze Midsummer Award
    - Finalist D&AD 2005
    - Finalist ADCN (16x) 2005 / 2006 / 2007 / 2008 / 2009 / 2010 / 2011
    Geert van Gaalen
    Owner - Composer/Sounddesigner at Studio De Keuken / Dangerous Kitchen
    Music / Soundscape Music
    geert@dangerouskitchenmusic.com
    geert@studiodekeuken.nl
    geert@soundscape.nl
    http://www.facebook.com/geertvangaalen
    http://www.facebook.com/pages/Studio-De-Keuken/194360804803?ref=sgm
    http://www.linkedin.com/profile/edit?goback=%2Emid_541972293&goback=.mid_541972293
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