About Us

Epic Sound is an award-winning Danish audio production company founded in 2002 by sound designer David Filskov and composers Simon Ravn and Asbjoern Andersen.

Since then, we’ve completed more than 700 projects for world-leading brands and companies.

We’ve worked on pretty much every format available, including feature film, commercials, games, presentations, web, audio books, and TV productions.

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Selected Clients and End-Users

Disney • Coca-Cola • Fanta • Nokia • LEGO® • Fox Kids • Stimorol • Sprite • Sony • MTV • Honda
Sky Bet • Pfizer • 20th Century Fox • Hugo • Triumph • Cartoon Network • Grundfos • Rentokil Initial
Geberit • GN Otometrics • China Mobile • Carlsberg • ECCO • Novo Nordisk • Citibank • SuperBest
Jamo • Cisco • Fruittella • SEGA • Maersk • Nickelodeon • Teliasonera • VELFAC • Zentropa
Disney • Coca-Cola • Fanta • Nokia • LEGO® • Fox Kids • Stimorol
Sprite • Sony • MTV • Honda • Sky Bet • Pfizer • 20th Century Fox
Hugo • Triumph • Cartoon Network • Grundfos • Rentokil Initial
Geberit • GN Otometrics • China Mobile • Carlsberg • ECCO
Novo Nordisk • Citibank • SuperBest • Jamo • Cisco • Fruittella
SEGA • Maersk • Nickelodeon • Teliasonera • VELFAC • Zentropa
Disney • Coca-Cola • Fanta • Nokia
LEGO® • Fox Kids • Stimorol • Sprite
Sony • MTV • Honda • Sky Bet
Pfizer • 20th Century Fox • Hugo
Triumph • Cartoon Network
Grundfos • Rentokil Initial • Geberit
GN Otometrics • China Mobile
Carlsberg • ECCO • Novo Nordisk
Citibank • SuperBest • Jamo • Cisco
Fruittella • SEGA • Maersk • Nickelodeon
Teliasonera • VELFAC • Zentropa
Disney • Coca-Cola • Fanta
Nokia • LEGO® • Fox Kids
Stimorol • Sprite • Sony
MTV • Honda • Sky Bet
Pfizer • 20th Century Fox
Hugo • Triumph
Cartoon Network
Grundfos • Rentokil Initial
Geberit • GN Otometrics
China Mobile • Carlsberg
ECCO • Novo Nordisk
Citibank • SuperBest
Jamo • Cisco • Fruittella
SEGA • Maersk
Nickelodeon • Teliasonera
VELFAC • Zentropa

The Epic Sound Core Team

Asbjoern Andersen

Composer

Asbjoern Andersen is the all-round composer at Epic Sound.

Coming from a musical background, he has worked as a composer for numerous world-leading brands and companies.

Asbjoern has won several awards for his work, including a Danish World Award – nominated two years in a row – a “Katapult” award, various multimedia awards and is a PROMAX World Award winner along with the creative team at Disney®.

He has also worked closely with the audio team at Nokia on the built-in brand sounds across the Lumia and Asha mobile product ranges, and has created sound branding for McDonald’s multi-award winning Coinoffers campaign.

David Filskov

Sound Designer

David Filskov is in charge of sound design, voice acting and post processing at Epic Sound.

David has delivered sound design and sound effects for more than 60 video games, for numerous multimedia productions, presentations, commercials and has handled countless voice-over projects.

David worked for five years as an in-house senior sound designer and composer at a game development company, a position he left in 2002 to co-found Epic Sound.

Simon Ravn

Composer

Simon Ravn specializes in orchestral compositions at Epic Sound.

Simon has scored a number of top-grossing feature films, as well as cinematic trailers, commercials, video games and television productions.

Simon has worked on several award-winning projects, including the Sundance-winning “Brothers”, the Glass Bear-winning “We Shall Overcome”, the EBU Golden Link-winning “Milosevic on Trial”, and the Ivor Novello-winning “Napoleon: Total War”.

He is also the composer on the award-winning and best-selling feature film ‘Hvidsten Gruppen’.

Our services

Music

Original music, ranging from bold orchestral music to modern brand tracks.

Sound Design

Custom-created sound design, including full soundscapes and single sound effects.

Voices

Casting, coaching and recording voices in more than 35 languages.

Localization

Translation of scripts, documentation and on-screen text in 71 languages

Post Production

Audio post-production, including editing and processing

Planning

Helping out during the audio planning phase

Award-winning Projects

We’ve worked on a number of critically acclaimed productions – a few highlights:

    2014 Danish App Awards – Best Design: Classic Winnie-The-Pooh
    2014 CES: Innovation Award: Nokia Lumia 1020
    2013 Cannes Silver Lion McDonald’s Coinoffers
    2013 Grand Prix – Advertising Effectiveness Award: McDonald’s Coinoffers
    2013 Stuff Magazine: Reader’s Gadget Award 2013: Nokia Lumia 1020
    2013 Laptop Magazine: GAMECHANGER Award: Nokia Lumia 1020
    2013 V3: Smartphone Of The Year: Nokia Lumia 1020
    2013 Expert Reviews: Ultimate Award: Nokia Lumia 1020
    2013 Journal du Geek: Smartphone Of The Year: Nokia Lumia 1020
    2013 Telecom Handel: Innovation Award 2013: Nokia Lumia 1020
    2013 iSellMobile: Phone Of The Year: Nokia Lumia 1020
    2013 Engadget: Smartphone of the Year Award: Nokia Lumia 920
    2013 iF Award for Outstanding Design: Nokia Lumia 920
    2013 CNET – The Best High End Smartphones: Nokia Lumia 920
    2013 Gizmodo Best Phone, Readers Choice Award: Nokia Lumia 920
    2013 Bodil Awards, Audience Award: Hvidsten Gruppen
    2012 Mobil Awards 2012: Best Design Nokia Lumia 920
    2013 Hamburg Film Festival, Audience Award: Hvidsten Gruppen
    2012 Sound branding winner Tim Ferriss: The 4-Hour Chef
    2012 Danish Movie Of The Year Award (Svend-Prisen) Hvidsten Gruppen
    2012 Rambuk Grand Prix: McDonald’s Coinoffers
    2012 Danish Internet Awards: Integrated & Mobile: McDonald’s Coinoffers
    2012 Sound branding winner DIGIA
    2012 Cartoon Movie Award nominee Ronal the Barbarian
    2012 Ekstra Bladet: Five-star review Huxi Bachs Store Kærlighed
    2012 Politiken: Critical Acclaim Huxi Bachs Store Kærlighed
    2012 Bornholmstidende: Critical Acclaim Huxi Bachs Store Kærlighed
    2012 Kristeligt Dagblad: Six-star review Hvidsten Gruppen
    2012 Fyens Stiftstidende: Six-star review Hvidsten Gruppen
    2012 Lolland Falsters Folketidende: Six-star review Hvidsten Gruppen
    2012 Nordjyske Stiftstidende: Five-star review Hvidsten Gruppen
    2012 Jyllands Posten: Critical Acclaim Hvidsten Gruppen
    2012 Berlingske: Critical Acclaim Hvidsten Gruppen
    2012 Politiken: Critical Acclaim Hvidsten Gruppen
    2011 INDEX:Award nominee: The Anti Sleep Pilot device
    2011 Beep Gadget of the Year nominee: The Anti Sleep Pilot device
    2011 Danish Audiobook of the Year nominee: 18 sekunder
    2011 Danish Audiobook of the Year nominee: Kongens Hunde
    2011 Ivor Novello Award – Best Video Game Score: Napoleon: Total War
    2011 BAFTA Game Award Nominee: Napoleon: Total War
    2011 Danish Game Awards Nominee: Napoleon: Total War
    2010 Milthon European Games Award: Napoleon: Total War
    2010 Ivor Novello nomination – Best Original Score: Empire: Total War
    2010 BAFTA Award – Best Strategy Game: Empire: Total War
    2010 IGN Editor’s Choice Award: Napoleon: Total War
    2010 3Djuegos – Sound: 10/10 Napoleon: Total War
    2010 IGN Australia – Sound: 9.5/10 Napoleon: Total War
    2010 Spaziogames – Sound: 9/10 Napoleon: Total War
    2010 GamesNation – Sound: 9.2/10 Napoleon: Total War
    2010 NZGamer – Sound: 9.5/10 Napoleon: Total War
    2010 Gamastura – Best Indie Games: Bullseye
    2010 Danish Game Awards – Strategy Game of the Year: Empire: Total War
    2010 Danish Game Awards – Talent of the Year nominee: ZPS for Bullseye
    2009 IGN – Best Strategy Game of 2009: Empire: Total War
    2009 Gamasutra – Top 5 PC games of 2009: Empire: Total War
    2009 Develop Awards – Audio Excellence finalist: Empire: Total War
    2009 Metacritic Universal Acclaim: Empire: Total War
    2009 Gamingheaven Heavenly Gold Award: Empire: Total War
    2009 IGN Editor’s Choice Award: Empire: Total War
    2009 PCFormat Gold Award: Empire: Total War
    2009 Gamespy Editor’s Choice Award: Empire: Total War
    2009 PCGAMER MUST BUY award: Empire: Total War
    2009 Cartoon Movie Award nomination: Journey to Saturn
    2009 Moondance IFF Atlantis Award: Ticket for Success
    2008 All-time best-selling Danish animated feature film: Journey to Saturn
    2008 Odense Film Festival Grand Prix Award: Milosevic On Trial
    2008 The True Award – Best Campaign & Best Viral Film: Journey to Saturn
    2008 TVPRISEN Best Documentary Series Award: The Police Academy
    2008 Develop Industry Excellence nominee: Viking: Battle for Asgard
    2008 ROBERT Award: Milosevic on Trial
    2008 SILVERDOCS Sterling World nominee: Milosevic on Trial
    2008 Tribecca nominee: Milosevic on Trial
    2008 Banff World Television Award nominee: Milosevic on Trial
    2008 Danish TV Oscar nominee: Milosevic on Trial
    2008 TVPRISEN nominee: Milosevic on Trial
    2007 Best-selling Danish film, 2007: Anja & Viktor – Flaming Love
    2007 PROMAX World Silver Award: Disney®
    2007 EBU Golden Link Award: Milosevic on Trial
    2007 Bodil Award: We Shall Overcome
    2007 GuldDok Award – Best Production: Milosevic on Trial
    2006 Best-selling Danish film, 2006: We Shall Overcome
    2006 Glass Bear – Berlin International Film Festival: We Shall Overcome
    2006 Cannes Award: Brothers
    2006 D3 Best Children’s Game: H. C. Andersen: The Ugly Prince Duckling
    2005 Strodhary Special Jury Price: Ainoa
    2005 Danish World Award nominee: Jorge Cordero: Julia Tiene Mendó
    2005 Silver St. George Award: Dear Wendy
    2005 Sundance Dramatic Audience Award: Brothers
    2004 Danish World Award: Jorge Cordero: Todo Sigue Igual
    2002 Katapult Award: Louise Ellerbaek: Remix

Epic Sound in the media

Audio Spotlight Interview: Composer Asbjoern Andersen

An interview with composer Asbjoern Andersen on Epic Sound, creativity and why custom sound is so important.

Epic Sound’s Guide To Sound Effects Relaunched

Q&A with sound designer David Filskov on the history on his Guide To Sound Effects – and the new features we’re introducing.

The Telegraph: Nokia hires orchestra to create new ringtones

An article in The Telegraph on the new Nokia Lumia sounds.

Digital Trends: Nokia to 55-piece orchestra: ‘Can you record some new ringtones for us, please?’

A feature in Digital Trends on the sound for the Nokia Lumia project.

DVICE: Nokia hires 55-piece orchestra to be the boss of ringtones

A feature in DVICE on the work we did with Nokia on the Lumia phones.

Nokia: New String Tones For The New Lumia

A featured post on the official Nokia blog, on the work we did with Nokia on the sound for the new Lumia phones.

Kom Nærmere: “A global audio network”

A three-page article about Epic Sound in lifestyle magazine published by TDC. Printed in 2,4 million copies and distributed to all Danish households.

ErhvervsBladet: “The sound of a growing company”

Epic Sound was chosen as a cover story in the business paper, published daily in 100,000 copies. The article focused on the company history and our game audio work.

Sony Showcase: “Sound Forge and Vegas Make an Epic Impact”

Sony showcase on Epic Sound and sound designer David Filskov.

Eurogamer: “Simon Ravn – Epic Sound interview”

An interview in Danish with Epic Sound composer Simon Ravn on the music for the critically acclaimed ‘Empire: Total War’ from Creative Assembly/SEGA

FILM Magazine: “Conducting with the keyboard”

A two-page article on Simon Ravn and his work on the award-winning documentary, Milosevic on Trial.

Gamers2Gamers: “Huge sound”

A three-page article about Epic Sound in gaming magazine Gamers2Gamers.

Gamasutra: “Audio gallery: Simon Ravn”

A profile on composer Simon Ravn on flagship game developer site Gamasutra.

AudioVisuelle Medier: “Keyed in on great sound”

An article focusing on our game audio and orchestral compositions.

The Rapidus newsletter

Focus on our new facilities and ongoing projects.

Computerworld: “David Filskov, Epic Sound”

A front page feature on sound designer David Filskov.

BBC World Services – “The Music Biz”

Composer Asbjoern Andersen featured in “The Music Biz” on BBC World Services, where he talked about new developments in the ringtone market.

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