Your source for everything sound and music. Hooz Audio offers sound production services for all aspects of film and music production. Got a shoot coming up? We can record your dialogue on location. Need sound mixing? We can do it in 5.1 surround sound. Need music to enhance your story? We score films.
If concerns over music or sound are a burden to making your project become a reality, leave it to us. Tom Hauser, owner and operator, has been doing sound and music since 2002. Tom constantly works with filmmakers and performance artists to give voice to their art. Check out the services page to hear what Tom can do for your project.
Tom is partenering with Zoo Station Studios to open the Green Studio, a post production sound editing and mixing room! 5.1 mixing, foley, VO, ADR will be offered. The room will be powered with Tom's newly acquired Raven MTI touchscreen control monitor for Pro Tools. Tom is shooting to have the studio open by March 2014. More information and photos to follow!
Tom continues to work in indepedent film recording dialogue on set. In September Tom traveled to Maryland to work on the Columbia Unniversity film Old Bay, directed by Elena Rudkin. In October Tom worked in Wilkesboro on Cagney Gentry's feature Harvest. In November Tom worked on the WGBH web video, Literacy in Education, filming in classrooms in Raleigh and Durham. In January Tom worked on Turnip Films' short First Kiss. December and January have seen Tom working on several corporate shoots in RTP creating promotional material for IBM and Lenovo. Tom also records the jazz band concerts at UNCSA.
The Death and the Robot OST can be downloaded absolutely for free at http://tomhauser-filmcomposer.bandcamp.com/album/death-and-the-robot-off... Death and the Robot, a UNCSA animated short directed by Austin Taylor, has played at several festivals in North Carolina, and won best animation at Asheville Film Festival. Tom's music took the place of dialogue in the 11 minute, beautiful stop-motion piece. http://www.imdb.com/title/tt2913704 The trailer is available on the samples page. The soundtrack includes the entire music track in surround sound as an AC3 Dolby file, playable on your computer in VLC.
In March 2013, Tom mixed the "Krush" webseries for Men's Health, produced by Mark Millhone. Unless you hate laughing, you have to check it out: http://www.menshealth.com/best-life/krush-crew.
Foodie, a dark comedy exploring the blurring of lines between loving and obsessing about food, continues to receive numerours awards at various horror film festivals, it's most recent being Best Picture at the Killuride Film Festival, part of the 2013 Myrtle Beach XCON. Tom worked as boom op and sound mixer on this Cinema Fuel production: http://foodie-themovie.com/index.html
In October 2012, Tom was a finalist in the student recording competition at the 133rd AES convention in San Francisco under the category of Traditional Multitrack. Tom received a ranking of Bronze for his work recording singer-songwriter Rosemary Gingerich. Over sixty entries from students all over the world were submitted to the four categories of competition, with only the top three entries in each category being allowed to present their work. Tom was judged by Glenn Lorbecki, Jim Anderson, and Sgt. Brandie Lane, engineers with numerous Emmy and Grammy awards and nominations. You can hear Rosemary's song Where He Goes at http://rosemarykathleen.bandcamp.com/
First Kiss (2014) Credit: production sound mixer
Literacy in Education (WGBH) Credit: production sound mixer
Old Bay (2013) Credit: production sound mixer
Harvest (2013) Credit: production sound mixer
The Means (2013) Credit: post production sound engineer
Death and the Robot (2013) Credit: composer
Rebuild (2012) Credit: composer
Drinking in the Sun (2012) Credit: composer
Molly Under the Moon (2012) Credit: music editor, music mixer
Anything is Possible (2012) Credit: music editor
Los Scavengers (2012) Credit: re-recording mixer
Foodie (2012) Credit: sound mixer/boom operator
Destiny Road (2011) Credit: sound mixer
A Box for Rob (2011) Credit: ADR engineer
Santiago Files (2010) Credit: location recording engineer, NC team
Elsewhere (2010) Credit: sound mixer, post production mixer
The Rusty Bucket Kids Club (2009) Credit: sound mixer, post production sound editor
At Dawn (2009) Credit: foley artist, sound designer, post production mixer
Complete credit list @ http://www.imdb.com/name/nm3610300/
Thomas Gray Hauser