Adrian Hollay

Sound Designer

Adrian has been working as a musician and sound designer since 1999. He has composed and recorded numerous soundtracks for dramas, animation films and documentaries in New Zealand and in his native Germany.

Since 2006, he has been employed by Radio New Zealand as a Music Producer and Recording Engineer. His area of expertise is in recording and engineering  predominantly classical music. In New Zealand he has extensively recorded the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra, the Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra and the New Zealand Opera.

In 2012 Adrian was awarded the New Zealand Radio Award for 'Best Technical Production of a Studio or Outside Broadcast Recording' for his recording of the Auckland Philharmonic Orchestra's performance of Gustav Mahler's Symphony No.9.

Adrian's formal training includes a Master of Arts in Sound Design and Sound Recording from the University of Auckland.