Recording the voice is our passion.
How Now Productions was born in 2005 when Simon Foster and Teresa Gallagher decided to create a "One Stop Shop" focusing on recording the human voice in all its forms, specialising in vocal arrangements and vocal performances both sung and spoken.
Simon is an experienced sound engineer and co-founder of How Now Productions. An enthusiastic collector of microphones (don't ask about them or he WILL bore you!), he worked closely with Georg Neumann Microphones GmBh, testing and developing their range of digital microphones and his passion for recording the human voice knows no bounds. With a notable history in music, Simon is also an active professional singer, producer and arranger, working with such artists as The Flying Pickets and Arcelia. In 2009 Simon was Sound Designer for the award winning series "Sky Arts Theatre Live!"
Teresa is an extremely versatile voice artist, whose work includes many animations, commercials, radio dramas & audiobooks. Teresa's reading of Dickens' 'Bleak House', alongside Sean Barrett , was named The Times Audio Book of The Year. Her voice can currently be heard in television series such as Thomas & Friends, Octonauts, The Amazing World of Gumball, Henry Hugglemonster Pip Ahoy among others. Teresa recently read 'Doubling Back' and 'All Day Long' for Radio 4's Book of the Week and so far this year, appeared in the BBC radio dramas 'The Exorcist' and 'Desolation Island'. Her television work includes presenting the BBC series Playdays, Footballers Wives & Casualty . Films include Mike Leigh's Topsy Turvy , The Jacket and The King's Speech. Teresa is a singer in the band Arcelia