Music for TV, Film & Documentaries

Jacqueline Perriam – Composer & Orchestrator
Erik Abbink – Composer & Sound Designer

Music

Feature Reel

Thriller Drama

Romantic Comedy

Christmas

Magical / Fantasy

Horror

Documentary

Credits

“Operation Fishnet”
Operation Fishnet highlights the Steveston Harbour Authority’s efforts to keep plastics out of our oceans and landfills.
Directors: David I. Strasser
Reel One Pictures, Montreal
, Canada
https://pro.imdb.com/title/tt11342446/

“Lucy: A Pet Story”
Darryl Grace shares with us the story of his dog Lucy and her role in his battle against terminal cancer.
Directors: Jessica Randall, David I. Strasser 
Vancouver BC, Canada
https://www.imdb.com/title/tt11342374/

“The Ultimate Magician”
Director/Producer: Gary Prendergast
Vancouver Island, BC, Canada
https://www.imdb.com/title/tt9770052/

“Beautiful Cake”
A short movie about two teens who find themselves trapped in a basement by a terror familiar to all of us.
Director: Brian McWha, Vancouver, Canada
Producers: Jarvis Greiner, Rafal Dybowski
Vancouver BC, Canada
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt7878828/

“Against the Grain”
An inspirational miniseries exploring the diverse lifestyles of B.C.’s most successful and dynamic mountain culture athletes, artists, and creators.
Directors: David I. Strasser, Cameron Sylvester Producers: Graem Luis, Jessica L. Randall, David I. Strasser, Cameron Sylvester
Vancouver BC, Canada
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt7492712/

“Chomavision”
A documentary about graphic designer and artist Bob Choma, who is bipolar. A graduate of EMP, his life has been a classic creative, chaotic story – from tutoring from several of the Group of Seven as a kid, running a couple productive businesses, alcohol problems, mood swings to rediscovering his creative muse as an outsider artist later in life.
Director: Bruce Saunders
Victoria BC, Canada

About Us

Jacqueline Perriam and Erik Abbink are a husband and wife film composing team, who made the jump from classical music performers into film music composers in 2016. Since then, they have been scoring several award winning documentaries and films.

In 2018 Jackie and Erik co-wrote the music for the award winning TV Series Against the Grain directed by David I. Strasser and Cameron Sylvester (Streamline Pictures). For this inspirational miniseries they worked with instrumentalists Mieka Michaux (viola) and Michael Dias (guitar). Later that year they scored and produced a fully electronic score for the horror short Beautiful Cake, a festival favourite, directed by Vancouver director Brian McWha (Hot Shots Film).

Jacqueline Perriam
Composer, Orchestrator
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. Together with saxophonist Erik Abbink she recorded music for the Adaskin Collection as well as a complete CD of saxophone and piano transcriptions.
As an Artist in Residence at The Banff Centre for the Arts, she has worked and collaborated with many renowned composers, recording engineers and musicians, including Anton Kuerti, Gyorgy Sebok and Marek Jablonski to name a few.
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.

 

 

Erik Abbink
Composer, Sound Designer
Originally from the Netherlands, Erik Abbink has been living and working in Canada since 2002. His wide musical interests range from classical, contemporary, popular to film music. He has performed around the world in saxophone quartets, concert bands, traditional and avant-garde ensembles, musical theatre, rock bands, jazz bands and symphony orchestras.
As a composer 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. Music composition classes include studying art music and orchestration at UBC Vancouver and ArtEZ Enschede, Film and TV Scoring courses through Berklee College Boston, and Sound Design through ThinkSpace Education Film Scoring School (UK). Erik is a member of the Screen Composers Guild of Canada.

Contact

START THE CONVERSATION!

Contact: Sabrina Hutchinson at FIRST ARTISTS MANAGEMENT SHutchinson@firstartistsmgmt.com 
Office: 818.377.7750
4764 Park Granada, Suite 110
​Calabasas, CA 91302

Talk to us about your upcoming movie or documentary project, small or large.
We will look forward to hearing from you.

Jacqueline Perriam: jackie@oakbaystudios.com
Mobile: 250.986.2772 | Studio: 250.477.5413

Erik Abbink: erik@oakbaystudios.com
Mobile: 250.415.2772 | Studio: 250.477.5413

Oak Bay Studios
2189 Beaverbrooke Street
Victoria BC, V8S 2W1
250.477.5413
CANADA