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Introducing Jacqueline Perriam and Erik Abbink, an exceptional film composing duo who seamlessly transitioned from classical music performers to accomplished film music composers.
With an impressive portfolio spanning a wide spectrum of genres including documentary, romantic comedy, thriller and horror, Jacqueline and Erik have crafted award-winning scores for clients such as Reel One Entertainment, Larry Levinson Productions, and 291 Film Company.
Jacqueline and Erik’s collaboration shines through in their ability to deliver prompt and efficient results as composers. Testament to their talent, their music for “Visionary Gardeners – Beauty and Delight”, received the Leo Award for Best Musical Score in the Documentary Series category in 2022.
Jacqueline Perriam, a graduate of the Amsterdam Conservatory in Piano Performance, is a versatile musician with experience as a soloist, chamber musician, and film composer. She has performed in the Netherlands and Canada, including live performances for the CBC in Vancouver. Collaborating with saxophonist Erik Abbink, Jacqueline has recorded music for the Adaskin Collection and produced a full CD of saxophone and piano transcriptions.
Passionate about film composing, she enjoys the challenge of capturing the emotional essence of movies through music. Her film composing studies include Film & TV Scoring courses through Berklee College Boston.
Jackie is a member of the Screen Composers Guild of Canada. (IMDbPro)
Erik Abbink is a Dutch-Canadian composer with a wide-ranging musical style encompassing classical, contemporary, and popular film music. He has a successful career as a saxophonist, performing in various ensembles and captivating audiences worldwide.
Erik’s true passion lies in crafting captivating soundtracks for a wide array of film genres. Whether it’s through synthesizers and sound design or the grandeur of a full symphony orchestra, he excels in crafting unique musical identities that enhance the storytelling.
Erik holds a Doctorate in Music Performance from the University of British Columbia in Vancouver, Canada, and is a member of the Screen Composers Guild of Canada. (IMDbPro)
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Oak Bay Studios is located at Haus of Owl
Victoria B.C. Canada