Two Best Pals.
Annie Smith and Mimi Hemchaoui are the partnership of audio-video engineers who founded PuzzleCat Productions. The duo met whilst the world-famous Tonmeister© Music & Sound Recording degree at the Institute of Sound Recording, University of Surrey. Since graduating University they are based in London, and alongside PuzzleCat work across the broadcast and commercial music sector.
It was during their time at Guildhall School of Music & Drama that they produced Guildhall’s first ever Live Lounge out of which PuzzleCat Productions was born! PuzzleCat now produces a range of professional recordings including livestreams, music videos and showreels.
Recent locations include RealWorld studios near Bath, Roundhouse in Camden and Premises Studios in Hackney.
"PuzzleCat Productions are so great to work with! They are hands down one of my favourite engineers to collaborate with. Having worked with Annie and Mimi on a number of different varied projects and recording sessions I can attest to their diligent work ethic, their friendly cooperation, careful organisation and professionalism. If you're looking for engineers who run enjoyable, organised and high-quality recording sessions with top-notch results, PuzzleCat Productions are the team to go for. I can't wait to work with Annie and Mimi again!"
- PHIL CHEVASSUT, MUSICIAN
What People Say
"It was a pleasure work with Mimi, Annie and the gang at PuzzleCat. All were professional, easy to work with, and we had a fun recording session. Would highly recommend their services, the sound quality was great and was very happy on receiving the finished video... looking forward to working with them again."
JOEL WHITE, MUSICIAN
"Working with PuzzleCat recording a live music session was productive, professional and enjoyable. Annie and Mimi both helped to create a relaxed set and working environment throughout."
JULIA BRUNTON, TRIBE MANAGER