Design Samples

Samples below are categorized by effectsmusic, dialogue, or field recording. Additional recordings may be heard at https://soundcloud.com/katsoundmn .

MUSIC: Original music for Beth Kander's To The Moon , produced by Creede Repertory Theatre, Creede, CO, spring 2021.

MUSIC: Original music for William Shakespeare's Richard III, , produced by Great River Shakespeare Company, Winona, MN, summer 2017.

MUSIC: Original music for Trademark Theater's audio play production of Understood, fall 2020.

MUSIC: Original music for William Shakespeare's Cymbeline, produced by Great River Shakespeare Festival, Winona, MN, summer 2019.

FIELD RECORDING: A recording of the neighborhood around 35th and Chicago, Minneapolis.

DIALOGUE AND MUSIC (excerpt): Dialogue and music for Trademark Theater's audio play production of Understood, fall 2020.

EFFECTS: A soccer game, created entirely with sound and lights, for The Jungle Theater's 2018 production of The Wolves.

MUSIC: Original music for Macalester College's virtual production of Perspectives, fall 2020.

MUSIC: Original music and sound collage created for Pillsbury House Theatre's 2019 production of Jimmy and Lorraine: A Musing. (This track contains gunshots and racist language.)

EFFECTS: "Lightning blasts and the faraway cottage darkens, lost to the howl of a dragon’s roar." For Michael Elyanow's play, The Children, produced by Pillsbury House Theatre in 2016, I mixed the sounds of an alligator breathing, a pig scream, and a human scream to create the sound of a dragon roar.

MUSIC: An improvisational recording of foot stomps, claps, and vocal utterances for My Children! My Africa! at Park Square Theatre.  (A video of the recording session can be seen here: vimeo.com/145140077 ) To enhance the track, I laid underneath a kalimba, a shaker and electronic log drum sampler.