System Sound is based in Melbourne and was founded by Managing Director, John Scandrett in 1979. It designs and engineers the sound for musical theatre, operatic, symphonic and contemporary productions. We provide a premium package of audio, communications and CCTV facilities together with design, supervision, operation and installation.
Commercial Musical Theatre
System Sound has engineered many recognisable productions from Australia into the Asia-Pacific; these include…
The Book Of Mormon, Evita, School Of Rock, Jersey Boys, The Production Company, American Idiot, Kinky Boots, Matilda The Musical…
Cats, A Chorus Line, Miss Saigon, Sunset Boulevard, Billy Elliot, Chicago, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, Jersey Boys, King Kong, Legally Blonde, Les Miserables, Love Never Dies, Mamma Mia, Phantom of The Opera, Rock of Ages, The Addams Family, We Will Rock You, War Horse, Strictly Ballroom, Wicked, The World Tour of Phantom of The Opera, The Book of Mormon, Matilda The Musical and Kinky Boots.
Concerts and Symphonic
System Sound specialises in orchestral sound reinforcement and works with the Hong Kong Philharmonic, KBS Orchestra (Seoul), The Singapore Symphony, Orchestra Victoria, and the Australian Pops Orchestra, The Sydney Opera House, The Arts Centre Melbourne, and other well founded cultural institutions.
Large scale event Sound Design and Engineering projects include the Hong Kong and Macau Handovers, Melbourne’s Milennium New Year’s Eve Celebrations many stadium and outdoor concerts throughout Australia, Asia and New Zealand, with Dame Kiri Te Kanawa, Jose Carreras, Placido Domingo, Andrea Bocelli, and Luciano Pavarotti, and “Mahler’s Symphony of a Thousand” for the Sydney 2000 Olympic Arts Festival. Current engagements include the well known Symphony Under The Stars in Hong Kong and A proud and long standing involvement designing and supplying sound to The Production Company; a relationship spanning 20 years.