Sound Effects

We Will Rock You

We Will Rock You Sound Effects

In addition to teaching History, I am also heavily involved with school productions. I’m an active musician and regularly create and design sounds and music for shows. The following sound effects pack is available to download for free, but please contact me or leave a comment below as it’s always nice to hear from people who use it!

This collection of sound effects and video clips was created for a production of We Will Rock You.  Designed to be as comprehensive as possible, the zip file contains all the sound and video effects listed below:

ACT 1

  • Opening winds
  • Communicator open
  • Killer Queen intro text
  • Cattle prods (three variations)
  • Killer Queen hologram
  • Life support beeps (hospital scene)
  • Rocks exploding
  • Abandoned Tube Station
  • Cattle prods (fight at end of Act 1)

 ACT 2

  • One Vision opening sounds
  • Cattle prods (three variations)
  • Mind wiper machine
  • Bohemian Rhapsody video extract with interference
  • Lake draining
  • Motorbike start and idling
  • Video flying over central London and circling Wembley Stadium

Download41MB .zip file

Bugsy Malone

Bugsy Malone Sound Effects

In addition to teaching History, I am also heavily involved with school productions.  I’m an active musician and regularly create and design sounds and music for shows.  The following sound effects pack is available to download for free, but please contact me or leave a comment below as it’s always nice to hear from people who use it!
A collection of free-to-use sound effects for use in Bugsy Malone containing the follow custom-made sounds:
  • 4 different pie splats
  • 2 different splurge guns (1 short, 1 long)
  • Knuckles’ backwards-firing Splurge Gun
  • A massive Splurge-fest effect for the final scene

Download364KB .zip file

Grease Sound Effects

In addition to teaching History, I am also heavily involved with school productions.  I’m an active musician and regularly create and design sounds and music for shows.  The following sound effects pack is available to download for free, but please contact me or leave a comment below if you use it, as it’s always nice to know about where the sounds are being used!
This collection of sound effects and video clips was created for a school production of the musical Grease.  The zip file contains all the sound effects listed below, annotated with page numbers from the official schools version script:
  • School bell
  • Dining hall ambience
  • Outside / school yard ambience
  • OOO-ga horn
  • Ricochet
  • Custom intro to Vince Fontaine’s radio show
  • WAXX Radio jingle
  • Car horn
  • Motorbike revving (our Greased Lightning was a bike rather than a car)
  • Siren
  • Cuckoo clock
  • Park ambience
  • Dreamscape

Download31.8MB .zip file

Les-Miserables-production

Les Misérables Sound Effects

In addition to teaching History, I am also heavily involved with school productions.  I’m an active musician and regularly create and design sounds and music for shows.  Most recently I have edited an orchestral backing track of the entire Les Misérables score to enable schools without access to an orchestra to perform the show.

Please contact me for further details.

Caucasian Chalk Circle

Caucasian Chalk Circle Sound Effects

In addition to teaching History, I am also heavily involved with school productions. I’m an active musician and regularly create and design sounds and music for shows. The following sound effects pack is available to download for free, but please contact me or leave a comment below as it’s always nice to hear from people who use it!

This collection of sound effects was created for a production of the Caucasian Chalk Circle by Brecht.  These sounds are appropriate for use in most versions, depending on the period in which it is set.  The zip file archive contains the following sound effects:
  • Easter morning ambience
  • Messenger arriving (comedy style – trumpet, galloping horse, car skid, door, footsteps)
  • Baby coughing
  • Church square
  • Uproar from the palace
  • Slow march to the guillotine (using the Imperial March) and guillotine slice
  • Slowly increasing fire
  • Escape on horse
  • A soft breeze
  • Arrival of the Ironshirts – version of the Imperial March
  • Creaking bridge
  • Rosy warm morning ruined by reality (Peer Gynt with record scratch)
  • Gradually building thaw
  • Sounds of war in the distance

Download41.8MB .zip file