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:

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