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David Yaffe, also known as David Barr-Yaffe, C.A.S. has been in production sound in the television and motion picture industry for over 36 years. Starting as a utility sound technician, then boom operator and, in 1987, a production sound mixer. Prior to moving into the industry, he was a music mixer for such groups as Motley Crue and Van Halen in ... See full bio »
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Known For

Buffy the Vampire Slayer
Buffy the Vampire Slayer Sound Department
(1998-2002)
Baywatch
Baywatch Sound Department
(1992-1998)
Demolition Man
Demolition Man Sound Department
(1993)
Anaconda
Anaconda Sound Department
(1997)

Filmography

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 2015-2017 Crazy Ex-Girlfriend (TV Series) (production sound mixer - 30 episodes)
- Can Josh Take a Leap of Faith? (2017) ... (production sound mixer)
- Is Josh Free in Two Weeks? (2017) ... (production sound mixer)
- Josh Is the Man of My Dreams, Right? (2017) ... (production sound mixer)
- Will Scarsdale Like Josh's Shayna Punim? (2017) ... (production sound mixer)
- When Do I Get to Spend Time with Josh? (2017) ... (production sound mixer)
  Mistresses (TV Series) (sound mixer - 23 episodes, 2013 - 2016) (production sound mixer - 2 episodes, 2013 - 2016)
- The Show Must Go On (2016) ... (sound mixer)
- Back to the Start (2016) ... (sound mixer)
- Fight or Flight (2016) ... (sound mixer)
- Confrontations (2016) ... (sound mixer)
- The Root of All Evil (2016) ... (sound mixer)
 2013-2015 Devious Maids (TV Series) (sound mixer - 14 episodes)
- Anatomy of a Murder (2015) ... (sound mixer)
- Suspicion (2015) ... (sound mixer)
- Terms of Endearment (2015) ... (sound mixer)
- Whiplash (2015) ... (sound mixer)
- Bad Girl (2015) ... (sound mixer)
  Perception (TV Series) (sound mixer - 28 episodes, 2013 - 2015) (production sound mixer - 1 episode, 2013)
- Run (2015) ... (sound mixer - as David Barr Yaffe)
- Romeo (2015) ... (sound mixer - as David Barr Yaffe)
- Mirror (2015) ... (sound mixer - as David Barr Yaffe)
- Meat (2015) ... (sound mixer - as David Barr Yaffe)
- Brainstorm (2015) ... (sound mixer - as David Barr Yaffe)
 2014-2015 Resurrection (TV Series) (sound mixer - 13 episodes)
- Loved in Return (2015) ... (sound mixer)
- Steal Away (2015) ... (sound mixer)
- True Believer (2015) ... (sound mixer)
- Prophecy (2015) ... (sound mixer)
- Aftermath (2014) ... (sound mixer)
  Mind Games (TV Series) (sound mixer - 8 episodes, 2014) (production sound mixer - 1 episode, 2014)
- Embodied Cognition (2014) ... (sound mixer)
- N.D.E. (2014) ... (sound mixer)
- The Sweet Science (2014) ... (sound mixer)
- Royal Fiasco (2014) ... (sound mixer)
- Texts, Lies and Audiotapes (2014) ... (sound mixer)
 2013 The Goodwin Games (TV Series) (sound mixer)
 2012 The Client List (TV Series) (sound mixer - 5 episodes)
- The Cold Hard Truth (2012) ... (sound mixer - uncredited)
- Ring True (2012) ... (sound mixer)
- Tough Love (2012) ... (sound mixer)
- Turn the Page (2012) ... (sound mixer)
- The Rub of Sugarland (2012) ... (sound mixer)
 2012 GCB (TV Series) (sound mixer - 9 episodes)
- Revelation (2012) ... (sound mixer - as David Barr-Yaffe)
- Adam & Eve's Rib (2012) ... (sound mixer - as David Barr-Yaffe)
- Pride Comes Before a Fall (2012) ... (sound mixer - as David Barr-Yaffe)
- Sex Is Divine (2012) ... (sound mixer - as David Barr-Yaffe)
- Turn the Other Cheek (2012) ... (sound mixer - as David Barr-Yaffe)
 2011 Hallelujah (TV Movie) (sound mixer)
  Brothers & Sisters (TV Series) (production sound mixer - 45 episodes, 2009 - 2011) (sound mixer - 27 episodes, 2008 - 2009)
- Walker Down the Aisle (2011) ... (production sound mixer - as David-Barr Yaffe)
- For Better or for Worse (2011) ... (production sound mixer - as David-Barr Yaffe)
- Father Unknown (2011) ... (production sound mixer - as David-Barr Yaffe)
- Wouldn't It Be Nice (2011) ... (production sound mixer - as David-Barr Yaffe)
- Never Say Never (2011) ... (production sound mixer - as David-Barr Yaffe)
 2010 Terriers (TV Series) (sound mixer - 9 episodes)
- Hail Mary (2010) ... (sound mixer)
- Quid Pro Quo (2010) ... (sound mixer)
- Sins of the Past (2010) ... (sound mixer)
- Asunder (2010) ... (sound mixer)
- Pimp Daddy (2010) ... (sound mixer)
 2010 Think Tank (Short) (sound mixer)
 2009 Melrose Place (TV Series) (production sound mixer - 1 episode)
- Pilot (2009) ... (production sound mixer)
 2009 Solving Charlie (TV Movie) (sound mixer)
 2008 Night Life (TV Movie) (sound mixer)
 2005-2008 Monk (TV Series) (sound mixer - 22 episodes)
- Mr. Monk Is on the Run: Part 2 (2008) ... (sound mixer)
- Mr. Monk Is on the Run: Part 1 (2008) ... (sound mixer)
- Mr. Monk Paints His Masterpiece (2008) ... (sound mixer)
- Mr. Monk and the Three Julies (2008) ... (sound mixer)
- Mr. Monk Goes to the Bank (2008) ... (sound mixer)
 2007 Marlowe (TV Movie) (sound mixer)
  What About Brian (TV Series) (sound mixer - 8 episodes, 2006 - 2007) (production sound mixer - 5 episodes, 2006 - 2007)
- What About All That Glitters... (2007) ... (production sound mixer - as David Barr Yaffe)
- What About the Exes... (2007) ... (production sound mixer - as David Barr Yaffe)
- What About the Tangled Web... (2007) ... (sound mixer)
- What About True Confessions? (2006) ... (sound mixer)
- What About Secrets... (2006) ... (sound mixer)
 2004-2006 Lost (TV Series) (sound mixer - 25 episodes)
- Live Together, Die Alone (2006) ... (sound mixer)
- Three Minutes (2006) ... (sound mixer)
- ? (2006) ... (sound mixer)
- Two for the Road (2006) ... (sound mixer)
- S.O.S. (2006) ... (sound mixer)
  House M.D. (TV Series) (production sound mixer - 6 episodes, 2005) (sound mixer - 2 episodes, 2005)
- Honeymoon (2005) ... (sound mixer - uncredited)
- Three Stories (2005) ... (production sound mixer - as David Barr-Yaffe)
- Love Hurts (2005) ... (production sound mixer - as David Barr-Yaffe)
- Kids (2005) ... (sound mixer - uncredited)
- Role Model (2005) ... (production sound mixer - as David Barr-Yaffe)
 2004 North Shore (TV Series) (sound mixer - 13 episodes)
- Leverage (2004) ... (sound mixer - as David Barr-Yaffe)
- Bellport (2004) ... (sound mixer - as David Barr-Yaffe)
- Alexandra (2004) ... (sound mixer - as David Barr-Yaffe)
- Vice (2004) ... (sound mixer - as David Barr-Yaffe)
- Ties That Bind (2004) ... (sound mixer - as David Barr-Yaffe)
  Firefly (TV Series) (production sound mixer - 12 episodes, 2002 - 2003) (production sound designer - 2 episodes, 2002)
- The Message (2003) ... (production sound mixer - as David Barr Yaffe)
- Trash (2003) ... (production sound mixer - as David Barr Yaffe)
- Heart of Gold (2003) ... (production sound mixer - as David Barr Yaffe)
- Serenity (2002) ... (production sound mixer - as David Barr Yaffe)
- Objects in Space (2002) ... (production sound mixer - as David Barr Yaffe)
 2003 Miss Match (TV Series) (sound mixer - 18 episodes)
- The Price of Love (2003) ... (sound mixer)
- Most Hopeless Romantics (2003) ... (sound mixer)
- Miss Communication (2003) ... (sound mixer)
- Matchmaker, Matchmaker (2003) ... (sound mixer)
- Forgive and Forget (2003) ... (sound mixer)
 1998-2002 Buffy the Vampire Slayer (TV Series) (production sound mixer - 85 episodes)
- Seeing Red (2002) ... (production sound mixer - as David Barr Yaffe)
- Entropy (2002) ... (production sound mixer - as David Barr Yaffe)
- Normal Again (2002) ... (production sound mixer - as David Barr Yaffe)
- Hell's Bells (2002) ... (production sound mixer - as David Barr Yaffe)
- As You Were (2002) ... (production sound mixer - as David Barr Yaffe)
 2000 After Sex (sound mixer - as David Barr-Yaffe)
 1999/I Entropy (sound mixer: Los Angeles)
 1999 Balloon Farm (TV Movie) (sound mixer)
 1998 Honolulu CRU (TV Series) (sound mixer)
  Baywatch (TV Series) (sound mixer - 112 episodes, 1992 - 1998) (production sound mixer - 1 episode, 1998)
- Dolphin Quest (1998) ... (sound mixer: Hawaii)
- No Way Out (1998) ... (production sound mixer)
- Nevermore (1997) ... (sound mixer - second unit)
- Golden Girls (1997) ... (sound mixer - second unit)
- Baywatch at Sea World (1997) ... (sound mixer - second unit)
 1998 Forever Love (TV Movie) (sound mixer - as David Barr Yaffe)
 1998 Biography (TV Series documentary) (sound - 1 episode)
  The Wonderful World of Disney (TV Series) (sound mixer - 2 episodes, 1997 - 1998) (production sound mixer - 1 episode, 1997)
- Safety Patrol (1998) ... (sound mixer)
- The Love Bug (1997) ... (sound mixer)
- Tower of Terror (1997) ... (production sound mixer - as David Barr-Yaffe)
 1997 Fakin' Da Funk (sound mixer)
 1997 On the Line (TV Movie) (sound mixer)
 1997 The Dukes of Hazzard: Reunion! (TV Movie) (sound mixer)
 1997 Anaconda (sound mixer: replacement mixer)
 1997 Profiler (TV Series) (sound mixer - 2 episodes)
- Shadow of Angels: Part 2 (1997) ... (sound mixer)
- Shadow of Angels (1997) ... (sound mixer)
 1997 Justice League of America (TV Movie) (sound mixer)
 1996 Unlikely Angel (TV Movie) (sound mixer)
 1996 The Bachelor's Baby (TV Movie) (sound mixer - as David Barr Yaffe)
 1996 Encino Woman (TV Movie) (production sound mixer - as David Barr Yaffee)
 1996 A Thin Line Between Love and Hate (sound mixer - as David Barr Yaffe)
 1996 The Ultimate Lie (TV Movie) (sound mixer)
 1995 The Barefoot Executive (TV Movie) (production sound mixer - as David Barr-Yaffe)
 1995 Nowhere Man (TV Series) (production sound mixer - 1 episode)
- Absolute Zero (1995) ... (production sound mixer)
 1995 Problem Child 3: Junior in Love (TV Movie) (sound mixer)
 1995 Freaky Friday (TV Movie) (production sound mixer - as David Barr Yaffee)
 1995 Escape to Witch Mountain (TV Movie) (production sound mixer) / (sound mixer)
 1995 The Computer Wore Tennis Shoes (TV Movie) (production sound mixer)
 1994 Lily in Winter (TV Movie) (sound mixer - as David Barr Yaffe)
 1994 Jack Reed: A Search for Justice (TV Movie) (sound mixer - as David Barr Yaffe)
 1994 Jason's Lyric (sound mixer)
 1994 Minotaur (sound mixer)
 1993-1994 Harts of the West (TV Series) (sound mixer - 4 episodes)
- Back in the Panties Again (1994) ... (sound mixer)
- Home Alone (1994) ... (sound mixer)
- You Got to Have Heart (1994) ... (sound mixer)
- Dead Man's Leap (1993) ... (sound mixer)
 1993 Family Business (TV Movie) (production sound mixer) / (sound mixer)
 1993 The Disappearance of Christina (TV Movie) (sound mixer - as David Barr Yaffe)
 1993 Amore! (sound mixer)
 1993 Demolition Man (sound mixer: second unit)
 1993 Treacherous (sound mixer)
 1993 Darkness Before Dawn (TV Movie) (sound mixer - as David Barr Yaffe)
 1992 Getting Up and Going Home (TV Movie) (sound mixer)
 1992 Real World (TV Series) (sound mixer: Los Angeles - 1992)
 1992 Midnight's Child (TV Movie) (sound mixer - as David Barr Yaffe)
 1992 Seduction: Three Tales from the 'Inner Sanctum' (TV Movie) (production sound mixer) / (sound mixer)
 1992 Dead On: Relentless II (Video) (sound mixer)
 1992 America's Most Wanted: America Fights Back (TV Series documentary) (sound - 1 episode)
- Folsom Prison (1992) ... (sound - segment "Stephen Leslie Wilson")
 1991 Camp Fear (Video) (sound mixer)
 1991 In Between (sound mixer - as David Bar Yaffe)
 1991 Veronica Clare (TV Series) (sound mixer - 12 episodes)
- Naked Hearts (1991) ... (sound mixer)
- Deadly Minds (1991) ... (sound mixer)
- Affairs with Death (1991) ... (sound mixer)
- Pilot (1991) ... (sound mixer)
- Love, Amanda (1991) ... (sound mixer)
 1990 Sweet 15 (TV Movie) (sound mixer)
 1990 In the Cold of the Night (sound mixer)
 1990 Street Asylum (boom operator)
 1990 Buried Alive (TV Movie) (sound mixer)
 1990 McGee and Me! (TV Series) (sound - 1 episode)
- Take Me Out of the Ball Game (1990) ... (sound: Oral Hershiser fantasy sequence)
 1989 Ninja Academy (sound mixer)
 1989 Friday the 13th Part VIII: Jason Takes Manhattan (sound mixer: second unit - uncredited)
 1988 A Nightmare on Elm Street 4: The Dream Master (sound mixer: second unit)
 1988 Down Delaware Road (TV Movie) (boom operator)
 1988 Blue Skies (TV Series) (boom operator - 1988)
 1983-1988 Falcon Crest (TV Series) (boom operator - 143 episodes)
- Last Dance (1988) ... (boom operator - uncredited)
- As Tears Go By (1988) ... (boom operator - uncredited)
- Telling Tales (1988) ... (boom operator - uncredited)
- King's Gambit (1988) ... (boom operator - uncredited)
- The Key to Angela (1988) ... (boom operator - uncredited)
 1987 Unsolved Mysteries (TV Series documentary) (sound mixer)
 1984 Purple Rain (sound utility)
 1984 Dark Mirror (TV Movie) (boom operator)
 1983 Secrets of a Mother and Daughter (TV Movie) (sound utility)
 1981 The Other Victim (TV Movie) (sound utility)
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Alternate Names:

David Barr-Yaffe | David Barr Yaffe | David Bar Yaffe | David-Barr Yaffe | Dave Yaffee | David Barr Yaffee
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Son of Tony Barr, actor, writer, producer and network executive for ABC and CBS.

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