Recent Projects

 

"Brahms String Sextets" - Cypress string quartet, Barry Shiffman, & Zuill Bailey (Avie Records)

Release Date:  January 6th, 2017

Recorded in front of a live studio audience at Skywalker Sound to both 192/24 Digital, and 1" 2 Track Analog.  To be released on multiple digital formats by Avie Records and Reel to Reel Tape by The Tape Project.  Produced by Cecily Ward & Mark Willsher, Engineered by Leslie Ann Jones & Mark Willsher.

Recorded in front of a live studio audience at Skywalker Sound to both 192/24 Digital, and 1" 2 Track Analog.  To be released on multiple digital formats by Avie Records and Reel to Reel Tape by The Tape Project.  Produced by Cecily Ward & Mark Willsher, Engineered by Leslie Ann Jones & Mark Willsher.

 

"Mum's list" - Studio Soho FILms

Premiere:  November 25th, 2016

Music Editors:  Kirsty Whalley & Mark Willsher

Music Editors:  Kirsty Whalley & Mark Willsher

 

"Debussy:  Images, Jeux, La plus que Lente" - San Francisco Symphony & Michael Tilson Thomas (SFS Media)

Release Date:  October 28th, 2016

Mark was the post-production engineer - album Produced by Jack Vad.

Mark was the post-production engineer - album Produced by Jack Vad.

 

"Haveababy" - Runaway Films

Premiere:  April 14th, 2016 at the Tribeca Film Festival

  Mark was the music editor for this revealing documentary that opens up a world - while largely hidden - that affects the lives of a significant percent of the population.  Directed by Amanda Micheli, Produced by Serin Marshall, Supervising sound editor Kim Foscato, Re-recording Mixer Scott Lewis.

 

Mark was the music editor for this revealing documentary that opens up a world - while largely hidden - that affects the lives of a significant percent of the population.  Directed by Amanda Micheli, Produced by Serin Marshall, Supervising sound editor Kim Foscato, Re-recording Mixer Scott Lewis.

 

"They Moved In Shadow All Together" - Emily Jane White (Talitres)

Release Date:  April 29th 2016

  Mark mixed Emily Jane White's newest album which is being released in both analog and digital formats - vinyl, cd, download.  Emily's music is both intimate and cinematic at the same time - her captivating vocals draw you in while the music fills the room.  Pre-orders available now at talitres online store.

 

Mark mixed Emily Jane White's newest album which is being released in both analog and digital formats - vinyl, cd, download.  Emily's music is both intimate and cinematic at the same time - her captivating vocals draw you in while the music fills the room.  Pre-orders available now at talitres online store.

 

"MOOM" - TONKO HOUSE LLC

Premieres March 3rd 2016 at Cinequest in San Jose, CA

  Mark was both the Music Editor and Scoring Mixer for Tonko House's fantastic new animated short "Moom".  A fantastically detailed and beautiful score composed by Zach Johnston and Matteo Roberts.

 

Mark was both the Music Editor and Scoring Mixer for Tonko House's fantastic new animated short "Moom".  A fantastically detailed and beautiful score composed by Zach Johnston and Matteo Roberts.

 

"Beethoven: THe Late quartets" - Cypress String Quartet (Avie records)

Release date:  May 10th, 2016

  Mark was the balance engineer for the recording, edited the two disc set with Producer Cecily Ward, and mastered the package for High Resolution Digital Release, CD Release, and iTunes (MFiT). “This young quartet is among the most impressive I have heard in modern sound “ – Stereophile (reviewing CSQ’s “Beethoven: The Late String Quartets”)

 

Mark was the balance engineer for the recording, edited the two disc set with Producer Cecily Ward, and mastered the package for High Resolution Digital Release, CD Release, and iTunes (MFiT).

“This young quartet is among the most impressive I have heard in modern sound “
– Stereophile (reviewing CSQ’s “Beethoven: The Late String Quartets”)

 

"BILAL" - Barajoun entertainment

Release date TBA:  Early 2016

  Mark mixed Stephen Gallagher's intimate source music for the new animated feature "BILAL" from Barajoun Entertainment.

 

Mark mixed Stephen Gallagher's intimate source music for the new animated feature "BILAL" from Barajoun Entertainment.

 

"THE HOBBIT:  An UNexpected Journey / THE desolation of Smaug / The battle of the five armies" - warner Brothers PictureS

Released December 2012, 2013, & 2014 - Extended Cuts Released Fall 2013, 2014, & 2015

  Mark was the Supervising Music Editor for Sir Peter Jackson's "Hobbit" Trilogy.  Garnering two MPSE nominations for Best Music Editing in a Feature Film.  A masterful immersive score composed by Howard Shore.

 

Mark was the Supervising Music Editor for Sir Peter Jackson's "Hobbit" Trilogy.  Garnering two MPSE nominations for Best Music Editing in a Feature Film.  A masterful immersive score composed by Howard Shore.

 

"Mason Bates: works for orchestra" - San Francisco Symphony & Michael Tilson Thomas (SFS Media)

Release Date:  March 11th, 2016

Mark was the post-production engineer for this exciting album of works for Orchestra and Electronica - Produced by Jack Vad.

Mark was the post-production engineer for this exciting album of works for Orchestra and Electronica - Produced by Jack Vad.

 

"Mark abel: Home is a harbor" - Delos records

Release Date: March 11th, 2016

Mark was the final mixing & mastering engineer for this two disc set featuring Mark Abel's exciting socially relevant first opera as well as his beautiful new song cycle featuring Hila Plitmann. “Abel is as good a poet as he is a musician. … anyone who is interested in modern vocal music will want to own this disc.” —Maria Nockin, Fanfare Magazine

Mark was the final mixing & mastering engineer for this two disc set featuring Mark Abel's exciting socially relevant first opera as well as his beautiful new song cycle featuring Hila Plitmann.

“Abel is as good a poet as he is a musician. … anyone who is interested in modern vocal music will want to own this disc.” —Maria Nockin, Fanfare Magazine

 

"East side sushi OST" - Alex Mandel

Released September 18th, 2015

Mark consulted for the scoring session set-up, and mastered the soundtrack album.  A wonderful score from composer Alex Mandel that expertly combines diverse musical influences.

Mark consulted for the scoring session set-up, and mastered the soundtrack album.  A wonderful score from composer Alex Mandel that expertly combines diverse musical influences.