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HELLO THERE!

Me in my music studio in Rotterdam, where I record, mix and master.

Hi! I’m Roel Pothoven. I produce music and I make audio recordings. This website is meant to inform you about my work in order to give rise to new collaborations, new music, and inspiring moments.

I like working with people who like to try out new things, to experiment and to invent. If you’re one of those people and want to collaborate, feel free to contact me.

Go to contact page if you have any questions, requests or comments, or just want to say hi!


WHAT I DO:

My personal workplace and music studio.

  • I run a music studio in Rotterdam, The Netherlands. This is where I do recording-, writing-, experimenting-, mixing- and mastering sessions.

  • I’m specialised in recording music on location, with my ‘Mobile Music Studio’ having worked with international and grammy award winning artists.

  • I produce music, sounds, compositions & sound design for TV, creative companies, art- or videodirectors, advertising agencies, media companies, app-developers and video production companies. I’ve

  • I produce radio commercials and podcasts from scratch to being on air, also helping clients on the format and workflow before we start recording, editing, mixing and mastering.

  • I work with bands, artists and singer-songwriters, helping them to make their singles, EP or album-productions sound the way they want. Besides helping with the technical part (recording, editing, mixing, mastering) I help with the creative process as well.

  • I do mixing and mastering for radio, TV, online distribution and formats like CD/DVD.

  • Audio post production for filmmakers

Recording the big pipe-organ with Leo van Doeselaar in de Grote Zaal at the Royal Concertgebouw Amsterdam with my Mobile Music Studio.

Recording the big pipe-organ with Leo van Doeselaar in de Grote Zaal at the Royal Concertgebouw Amsterdam with my Mobile Music Studio.

SIDE ACTIVITIES:

  • Co-write sessions with artists, singer songwriters and musicians.

  • Experimental Music for choreography and theatre.

  • Sounddesign for interactive installations and other crossmedia projects.

  • Educational activities (I offer audio- or music production related workshops, bandcoaching and also individual lessons for producers or musicians).

  • Performing solo and as a multi-instrumentalist with bands, artists and singer-songwriters.

I have a huge passion for finding that new sound, inventing new ways of making music. I find it inspiring to talk or work with all sorts of people from different fields, so feel free to contact me in order to get to know each other a little more.

Below are 4 links to my separated portfolio's.


LINKS TO PORTFOLIOS


- work with bands, artists & singer songwriters



- work for creative companies, video-directors, etc.


- work for choreographers and dancers




- experimental work
 


Mobile recording session for Volkskrant livestream with my Mobile Recording Studio. I’ve recorded artists like Leon Bridges, New Cool Collective, Portugal The Man, Joshua Bell (Grammy award-winning violinist and conductor), Noa Wildschut, Spinvis, Anne van Veen, Rico & Sticks, Nordmann, Polynation, Rosanne Philippens, Marijn Brouwers, Stark Linneman Quartet, FUSE, Caravan, Maarten Hogenhuis Trio, Phronesis, Tigran Hamasyan, Karel Kraaijenhof & Juan Pablo Dobal, Tenfold, Henk Poort, Reinier Baas and many more.

Mobile recording session for Volkskrant livestream with my Mobile Recording Studio. I’ve recorded artists like Leon Bridges, New Cool Collective, Portugal The Man, Joshua Bell (Grammy award-winning violinist and conductor), Noa Wildschut, Spinvis, Anne van Veen, Rico & Sticks, Nordmann, Polynation, Rosanne Philippens, Marijn Brouwers, Stark Linneman Quartet, FUSE, Caravan, Maarten Hogenhuis Trio, Phronesis, Tigran Hamasyan, Karel Kraaijenhof & Juan Pablo Dobal, Tenfold, Henk Poort, Reinier Baas and many more.