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Romain’s creative wanderings revolve around the interplay between electronic and acoustic elements, as he weaves captivating sonic landscapes that harmoniously complement visuals and narratives. With an insatiable curiosity for the world of cinema and other art forms that mirror human reality, life, and relationships, Romain constantly endeavours to push the boundaries of artistic expression.

 

Romain Quessaud's multifaceted career encompasses roles as a media composer, music editor, music arranger, producer, composer's assistant for Ack Kinmonth, and as a sessional academic, where he imparts his expertise in the film scoring course at QUT (Queensland University of Technology).

 

Over the years, Romain has participated in many short and feature films distributed worldwide, and released numerous OSTs, EPs, and singles, consistently venturing into new soundscapes and sound palettes. Drawing inspiration from a diverse range of influences—from the timeless classical compositions of Liszt, Chopin, and Debussy to the innovative works of modern electronic artists like Jon Hopkins, Nils Frahm, and Olafur Arnalds — he maintains an unyielding desire to learn and experiment within the realm of music.

 

In his compositions, Romain embarks on a perpetual exploration of life and the world around us. Drawing from his own experiences, he integrates everyday sounds, as well as philosophical, sociological, and natural concepts, to construct immersive worlds within his music. 

 

For Romain, the essence of sound lies in its ability to convey emotion and craft compelling stories. He seeks to unearth the profound meaning of sound, fashioning resonant soundscapes that transport listeners on emotive journeys through music.

Originally from France, Romain made his way to Australia where he completed his studies at QUT in 2018. Since then, he has established himself as a successful freelance creative, catering to clients worldwide. Embracing collaboration with artists from diverse disciplines, Romain has traversed the globe, exploring new horizons and sharing his passion for sound with exceptional talents.

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