Jacqueline Perriam
Erik Abbink


Best Musical Score
in Documentary Series
“Visionary Gardeners”


Visionary Gardeners

TV Series Visionary Gardeners travels from a mountain peak, across the wintry prairies, to the coast of Lake Huron.

The Sacrifice

In this fantasy short an ancient Empress must trust her High Priestess’ divine council and make the ultimate sacrifice.


Horror short for the 48 Hour Seattle Film Project.

Lucy: A Pet Story

Darryl Grace shares the story of his dog Lucy and her role in his battle against terminal cancer.


A documentary feature about graphic designer and outsider-artist Bob Choma, and his struggles with being bipolar. 

Beautiful Cake

A horror short about two teens who find themselves trapped in a basement by a terror familiar to all of us.

Against the Grain

An inspirational miniseries exploring the diverse lifestyles of B.C.’s mountain culture athletes, artists, and creators.

I'll be home for christmas

Music video with Jessica Randall. Written by lyricist Kim Gannon and composer Walter Kent. 

Just Eat

A Korean-Canadian girl is struggling to accept her Korean culture. 


A cinematic gallery of poems, representing nine of Scott Alderson’s most recent works.

Finding the Artist

Finding the Artist follows a portrait artist in search of his muse.


The story of the Bangladesh Liberation War and the heroism of Indigenous Women Freedom Fighters.


About Us

Jacqueline Perriam and Erik Abbink are a film composing team who made the jump from classical music performers into film music composers in 2016.

They have been scoring award-winning films in a diverse range of genres (documentary, romantic comedy, fantasy and horror) for clients such as Reel One Pictures, The Directors Guild of Canada and 291 Film Company.

As a team of composers, Jacqueline and Erik are able to work fast and efficiently.

Their latest project, Visionary Gardeners – Beauty and Delight, won a Leo Award for Best Musical Score for Documentary Series 2022.

Jacqueline Perriam


Jacqueline Perriam is a graduate of the Amsterdam Conservatory in Piano Performance. She has performed as a soloist and a chamber musician in the Netherlands and Canada, and has given live performances for the CBC. With saxophonist Erik Abbink, she recorded music for the Adaskin Collection as well as a complete CD of saxophone and piano transcriptions.

Jacqueline has a passion for film composing and enjoys the challenge of bringing out the emotional content of the film through music. Her studies include Film & TV Scoring courses through Berklee College Boston.

Jackie is a member of the Screen Composers Guild of Canada. (IMDbPro)

Erik Abbink


Originally from the Netherlands, Erik Abbink has been living and working in Canada since 2002. His vast musical interests range from classical, contemporary, and popular to film music. He has performed around the world in saxophone quartets, concert bands, traditional and avant-garde ensembles, musical theatre, jazz bands and symphony orchestras.

Erik enjoys working on a variety of film genres. He excels in developing a unique sound for each project. Some of his scores have been strictly for synthesizer and sound design, other scores demanded live players or the sound of a full symphony orchestra.

Erik Abbink holds a Doctorate in Music Performance from the University of British Columbia and is a member of the Screen Composers Guild of Canada. (IMDbPro)


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We will look forward to hearing from you.

Oak Bay Studios @ Haus of Owl
Victoria B.C. Canada

Jacqueline Perriam: jackie@oakbaystudios.com
Cell: 250.986.2772

Erik Abbink: erik@oakbaystudios.com
Cell: 250.415.2772

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