We are the audio matrix

Multi award-winning final mix and sound post-production facility based in Johannesburg, South Africa

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OUR SERVICES

FINAL MIX

Final mix for cinema, television, web and radio. Mastered for your chosen delivery format conforming to the latest technical specifications. Re-mastering and up-mixing of mono and stereo content to 5.1 surround.

RESTORATION AND RECOVERY

Rescue crucial audio recordings from electrical interference, wind, hum, lapel scratching and all kinds of unwanted noise. Isolation and extraction of vocals and dialog. Cleanup of tape and LP recordings.

SOUND DESIGN AND AUDIO EDITING

Creative, cutting-edge sound design to bring your animations and video productions to life. General audio editing, music sourcing, laying effects tracks and preparing stems for mix.

VOICE-OVER RECORDING

Professional voice recording for all your production requirements. Mixed and processed to achieve the desired result, from gentle documentary narration to upfront commercials.

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ABOUT US

The Audio Matrix is a multi award-winning final mix and sound post-production facility based in Johannesburg, South Africa. We offer professional audio services for radio campaigns, corporate and web videos, TV programs and full feature film surround projects. Our mission is to create the best possible audio mix for your production without compromise. Established in 2002, The Audio Matrix is owned and operated by sound industry guru Mark Phillips

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Established
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Professionals
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Years Experience

OUR TEAM

MARK PHILLIPS

Founder

Mark is one of South Africa’s foremost authorities on broadcast and cinema audio mixing. From humble beginnings as a vinyl cutter for Springbok Radio, he has secured an impressive portfolio of television and feature film credits as well as numerous awards over the years.

From the early days of big consoles, analog tape and optical track to Dolby Digital and today’s cutting-edge technology, Mark has accrued 40 years of experience as a final mix and recording engineer. From the simplest radio spot to the biggest cinematic production, anything is possible

VAUGHAN PHILLIPS

sound design and final mix

Vaughan is a multi award-winning sound designer, composer and final mix engineer from Johannesburg, South Africa. His career in professional audio commenced in 2006. Vaughan has mixed several international documentaries and popular TV dramas as well as numerous sports promos. 

In 2015 he won a SAFTA for best sound design for the controversial Emmy-winning documentary ‘Miners Shot Down’. More recently in 2018 he won a SAFTA for best sound design for the documentary “The Giant Is Falling”. Vaughan guarantees the highest quality and attention to detail for your production’s soundtrack.

AYANDA BUTHELEZI

mix engineer

Ayanda is the newest member of The Audio Matrix team. He graduated in 2011 at the University of the West of Scotland with a BSc in Music Technology and Sound Production. 

Ayanda brings several years of experience into the mix. He has worked on several popular TV shows, commercials and radio spots. We are excited to have him on board! 

SELECTED PRODUCTIONS

WILDLIFE DOCUMENTARIES

Big Cat Odyssey
Cheetahs: Growing Up Fast
Dust & Stripes; Eternal Enemies
Eye of the Leopard
Game of Lions; Storm Cats
Living With Big Cats
Queen of Baboons
Saving Rhino Phila
Soul of the Elephant
STROOP – Rhino Horn War
Swamp Troop; The Last Lions
Ultimate Enemies

DOCUMENTARIES

Miners Shot Down
The Giant is Falling
All About Reeva
Burden of Truth
Zimbabwe’s Tomorrow

TV DRAMA

Ayeye
Isibaya
Isithembiso
Jacob’s Cross
Nkululeko
Shuga
Siri
The Herd
The Road
Yizo Yizo
Zone 14

MUSIC SHOWS

Afrivisie
Amp
Black Coffee – Africa Rising
Galaxy of Stars
Singstories
Top 10 @ 10

FILMS

A Reasonable Man
Circles In A Forest
Cry The Beloved Country
Finding Lenny
For Love and Broken Bones
Ipi Ntombi
Kenneth Branagh’s Theory of Flight
Leon Schuster up to Mr. Bones
Paljas
Sarafina
Stephen King’s The Mangler

ACTUALITY & SPORT

A Nation @ Work
Impala Platinum voiceovers
Jip
PlayR / The Verge
Road to Miss SA 2014
Numerous Supersport Promo’s
Supersport Blitz Channel Launch
Supersport Rio 2016 Olympics Promo

OUR CLIENTS

OUR CHANNEL

AWARDS

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2018 SAFTAS

Best Achievement in Sound Design
Documentary Feature
The Giant Is Falling

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2015 SAFTAS

Best Achievement in Sound Design
Documentary Feature
Miners Shot Down

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2013 IWFF Film Festival

Best Sound Design
The Last Lions

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2009 International Wildlife Film Festival

Best Sound
Swamp Troop

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2006 BBC Wildscreen Award

Panda for Best Sound
Eye of the Leopard

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2003 Jackson Hole Wildlife Film Festival

Best Sound
Ultimate Enemies

CONTACT US

Contact us to enquire. We look forward to hearing from you!

Please note there are currently no vacancies.

Contact us to enquire. We look forward to hearing from you!

Please note there are currently no vacancies.