About Me

Jo Walker is a London based Sound Designer and graduate of Central School of Speech and Drama from the “BA Hons Theatre Practice: Theatre Sound” Course. He is a multi-instrumentalist and specialises in devised work. His recent works include:
Erik Satie - Faction by Alistair McGowan, In Our Hands by Smoking Apples Theatre (on Tour), Pioneer by curious directive ("Norfolk and Norwich Festival”, “Edinburgh Festival” and on Tour), The Kindness of Strangers by curious directive ("Norfolk and Norwich Festival" and on Tour), The Engineer's Thumb by Dotted Line Theatre ("Little Angel Theatre"), After the Rainfall by curious directive ("Edinburgh Festival" and on Tour), Goodnight Mrs Calabash by Ovation ("Upstairs at the Gatehouse"), In The Image Of You by curious directive ("West Yorkshire Playhouse"), Your Last Breath by curious directive (“Edinburgh Festival” and on Tour). He was also the assistant sound designer and sound technician for Odyssey by The Paper Cinema (Battersea Art Centre’s “Council Camber”, “Grand Hall” and on their European and International Tour). He’s also the tour manager and front of house engineer for Alex Horne and The Horne Section. www.jowalkersound.co.uk

Review Mentions

“Jo Walker’s composition was also a masterly element, and complimented the themes and moods of the show perfectly.” - Theatre Bubble on “In Our Hands

“…Jo Walker’s music and sound design help maintain the emotional punch that is ever present during the production.” -
The New Current on “In Our Hands”

“Theres also an excellent sound design to the while piece. Tracks composed out of human soundscapes and pulsing music help provide a backdrop to the piece that reinforces what it’s all about….” - A Younger Theatre on “In Our Hands”

“…a complex but precision perfect series of sound effects…” - Everything Theatre on “After The Rainfall”

“…slick and unobtrusive…” - Edinburgh Spotlight on “Pioneer”

“…projections are coupled perfectly with Jo Walker’s sound design…” - A Younger Theatre on “Your Last Breath”