The Jungle Book - Audible/Amazon - Sound design for Cherry Cookson directed production by Wireless Theatre Company.

A Cold War dance - World Service andRadio 4 30 July 2015 - Martha Graham’s dance company made a propaganda tour of SE Asia at the height of the Vietnam war in 1974. Presented and produced by Frances Byrnes

The Scrapbook: Memoirs of a Forensic Investigator -‘Between The Ears’ about a retied US Forensic Investigator Jack Sturiano - TX 30 May 2015 Radio 3 21.30

Skylarking and Portable Heroes of a Thousand Nights shortlisted for Prix Maurlic 2015

‘Dialling Amok’ by Sebastian Fitzek - Post production for a Cherry Cookson directed (Wireless Theatre) Audible audiobook.

Every BBC Radio 4 and World Service documentary produced by The Rockethouse in the last 15 months has been selected for BBC Radio 4's Pick of the Week.

Snow White and the Seven Signs of Ageing Radio 4 13 March 2015 About the Evil Queen and alternative ways to deal with ageing. Cathy FitzGerald presents/produces.

Woods Beyond a Cornfield Radio 4 23 Nov 2014 About a girl who goes missing. Poem by Stanley Cook. Frances Byrnes production.

Night Fishing Radio 4 02 Nov 2014 About the poet Tom Rawling and how he fished at night for sea trout. With Grevel Lindop and Finlay Wilson.

Paul is Dead Radio 4 14 Oct 2014 About the rumour that Paul McCartney had been killed in a car accident and replaced by an impostor.

How to Dig a Grave Radio 4 08 Oct 2014 About how to dig a grave. Cathy FitzGerald as presenter and producer.

Skylarking Radio 3 05 July 2014 About day dreaming of the sky when you are in it or looking at it. Cathy FitzGerald as presenter and producer. Music by Joe Acheson. Nominated for Prix Europa 2014.

Radio 3
Between the Ears about a retired US forensic investigator is in production.

No Hot Ashes
- short film now in post production. Cinematography by Holger Mohaupt. Madeline Brolly and Sandy Grierson star.

Strawberry and Vanilla - sound mastering for film documentary about an ice cream seller. Co-directed by Tracey Fearnehough and Holger Mohaupt.

Semi - Recent

British Library Enduring War exhibition - sound design. (5.1 surround installation)

North Berwick
Coastal Communities Museum - sound design

Immigrant cabbies in NYC for BBC World Service. Excellent
reviews. Can be heard here: Yellow Cab Blues

Two intervals for BBC Radio 3.
Stalking The Hun and Gramophones on the Front.

A Profile of Norwegian writer
Per Petterson recorded in Oslo for a 45' Radio 3 with presenter David Szalay.

The First Action Movie with Penny Woolcock and produced by Frances Byrnes. The first ever action movie may well have been made in Sheffield in 1903.

Heart and Soul - A Place To Dwell BBC World Service Tx's 28/12/13 with Cathy FitzGerald. A Sikh Doctor in Harlem is attacked and forgives.

Sound restoration on BBC
The Lost Tapes of Orson Welles. John Sugar production.

Nov 2013 Radio Productions Awards Indie of Year and Sound Designer nominations.

Oct 2013 Third Coast Award (Honourable mention) for
No Greater Love.

Oct 2013 Prix Europa, Berlin Documentary 5th prize
White Stiletto Dreams.

BBC Radio 4.
Noise - A Human History - 30 parts - Written and presented by Professor David Hendy.
Complete series now available via
(NB AudioGo has closed)
Blog Here
Book Here

No Greater Love
wins prize at Prix Maurilic 2013. Listen here.

Staying Bright - BBC Radio 3 tx's 21/04/2013 A history of Stainless Steel presented by poet Simon Armitage. Produced by Frances Byrnes