A collective of sound healers, designers, engineers and visual artists creating artistic audio and visual content around a central theme ‘EARTH ECHO’. We all have a common thread between us - we deeply care about wildlife and we combine all our skills, knowledge and experience in our expert field to collaborate and create powerful and meaningful content that can hopefully engage others in this delicate matter surrounding our relationship with nature. To find out more about any one of us, just click on our profile picture.
IMMERSIVE AUDIO DESIGNER | LONDON, UK
Axel is an Immersive Audio designer, founder of Sounding Wild (Spatial Audio content creation and research for wildlife and conservation) and Spatial Audio Labs (Spatial Audio innovation and content creation), and currently working at Philharmonia Orchestra as Spatial Audio Producer for the ‘Audiences of the Future’ government-funded project. He works on international 360, XR and immersive installation projects, travelling all around the world, wherever cutting-edge 3D sound for good is needed. His work has been shown at SXSW, Seattle Film Festival, Sheffield Doc Fest, United Nations HQ (Bonn, Germany), Downing Street and Future of Storytelling Summit (NY, USA).
He focuses on conservation and wildlife sound, and how to create compelling experiences that bring awareness about the natural world. Axel has been researching and exploring the concepts of soundscape ecology, ecoacoustics and bioacoustic, creating immersive content combining his advanced and innovative audio-approaches and passion for nature. His recent work includes ‘A Predicament of Pangolins’, ‘Gorillapalooza’ and ‘Big 5’ 360 Video experiences produced by Habitat XR, the latter for The Ellen Fun, by Ellen DeGeneres, the last two available on the main VR platforms to watch. His first directed piece ‘Life On The Edge VR’, a multi-delivery platform immersive experience about ex-poachers, rangers and the wildlife from the Cambodian rainforest is part of the official 2020 EarthXR selection, and it has been a finalist of the Virtual Noise competition at SXSW 2020.
SOUND HEALER, MUSCIAN & MASSEUSE | LONDON, UK
Francisco grew up in a musical family, he works intuitively with several instruments including; Gongs, Didgeridoos, singing and crystal bowls, the flute, shakers, Shruti box and his voice, including polyphonic overtone singing and other voice healing techniques. In London, he has participated in established events including: Sound of Love, OneSpirit, La Spirale, Shift Happens, Movement Medicine, Urban Shamans and numerous yoga events. Francisco is also a co-facilitator at the sold-out popular "All-night Psychedelic Gong Bath" in London for over 2 years. His sessions take his audience on deep and exquisite journeys.
EDUARDO VIDAL PEREZ
FILMAKER & MUSICIAN | GRAN CANARIA, SPAIN
Eduardo has been making documentaries on human rights and environmental solutions for the past 14 years. Parallel to that, he has collaborated with numerous musicians on different projects, from sound baths to electronic music concerts.He is a self-taught guitar, harmonica, quena, handpan, didgeridoo, charango and darbuka player.
LINKS > www.gowildfilms.com/
SOUND & VISUAL CO-CREATOR | LONDON, UK
Phan is a Sound and Reiki practitioner, Hatha Yoga 200hrs YTT and intuitive empath with a professional background in art and design. She calls herself a ‘Sound and Visual co-creator’, combining her skills together; working mainly on projects she believes in. She is responsible for the conception of Earth Echo, leading the project launch as part of Polygon Wellness at Wonderfruit. Phan came into sound healing after experiencing a profound psychic kundalini awakening; enhancing her intuitive sense with energy and nature. She mixes numerous modalities of healing therapies together to create deep multi-sensorial inner journeys; using touch, sound, scent and vision to re-awaken people to their mind-heart coherence. She helped to launch a scent brand called 'Viti Vinci - Distilled emotions by scent scientists' in August 2019 in Mallorca; furthering her journey with scent even deeper, exploring the history and science behind scent and it's powerful healing properties when combined with sound. She’s has worked and trained with Francisco Asmoscotegui since 2017, in the UK and has also completed the International Academy for Sound Healing course (IASH) with Dimitri Miteff in 2018. Phan works with singing bowls, gongs, Luna harp, tuning forks and voice.
VR FILMMAKER & PRODUCER
A VR filmmaker/producer, traveler and ocean lover; from an island that’s full of nature wonders and a inner calling to tell the stories of our land. Shih-An has been involved in curating film festivals and has just co-coordinated the first Taiwan Film Festival UK with a London based film director. She's now immersing herself into the world of spatial audio and immersive sound, creating visual/audio experiences that will hopefully inspire humans to respect the world we’re living in. Shih-An is based both in Taipei, TAIWAN and London, UK.