Rachel Wheatley  Manchester, GB

Rachel Wheatley

Rachel Wheatley

Highlights

- Softly spoken with dulcet tones and a sense of clarity and calm
- Youthful voice, bubbly, humorous
- Universally friendly and persuasive
- Multifarious Accents & European Linguist

Languages

English (North American), Spanish, English (British), French, English (Australian)

Accents

Australian, Dublin, French, Irish, Italian, New Zealand, Spanish, General American, New York City, Texas, Upper-Class Massachusetts, Belfast, Birmingham, Black Country, Bristol, Cardiff, Cheshire, Cockney, Derby, Edinburgh, English, standard, Essex, Geordie, Glasgow, Hampshire, Lancashire, Leeds, Liverpool, London, Manchester, Northern England, Northern Irish, Northern Working Class, Scottish, Central, Scottish, Standard, Sheffield, Somerset, South London, Southern England, Welsh, Northern, Welsh, Standard, West Country, Yorkshire

Ages

Child, Teen, Young Adult, Middle Aged

Special Skills

Cartoons, Movie Trailers, Documentaries, Audiobooks, Business, Educational, Radio, Telephone, Videogames, Jingles, Podcasting, Television, Internet, Music

Experience

Lead vocalist in the Bristolian funk band 'Sourmash' (Phone hidden))
Lead musical theatre artist 'Mrs Molloy' in the Bristol Old Vic public production of Hello Dolly (1999)
Spanish voiceover artist providing pre-recorded sound bites for DJ Martin Wright & DJ Richard F in Ibiza (2004)
French voiceover artist for the Parisian radio station 'Carwash FM' in collaboration with Capital FM (2005)
Voiceover artist for all the French/English podcasts on (Website hidden) (2012)
Recorded a newsreel presentation at Sky Sports News Radio in Leeds (March 2012)
Sky Sports News - Production Assistant Placement
Worked with a Radioman Editing and iNews Management Sytem: I trained in hardware based audio editing systems, eg: Cool Edit Pro, WAV Files. I edited and scripted news bulletins in preparation for live broadcasts and operated a studio desk to record my own news broadcast

Credentials

Education

ABRSM: the exam board of the Royal Schools of Music
1998, Platinum Medal - Level 2 Certificate in Graded Examination in Music Performance Grade 4 and Grade 5

ABRSM: the exam board of the Royal Schools of Music
1998, Platinum Medal - Level 2 Certificate in Graded Examination in Music Theory Grade 4 and Grade 5

The LAMDA Certificate in Performance Studies (PCertLAM) (Phone hidden)) ((Website hidden))
Grade 6 - Bronze Medal Acting (with honours)
Grade 7 - Silver Medal Acting (with honours)
Grade 8 - Gold Medal Acting (with honours)

Central School of Speech & Drama, London (1998) ((Website hidden))
Level 10 Certificate in Interview Technique, Communication & Presentation Skills


Associations

Equity

Studio

  • Microphone

    2 x Sanyo MP202 Microphones, 1 x SHURE SM58 Microphone

  • Computer & Software

    Adobe Edition (Home Use)

  • Special Equipment

    Access to my own producer (Ivor Novello Winner) and his professional recording studios

  • Delivery Methods

    Whatever the client requires

  • Turnaround Time

    Dependant on the invidual project and budget involved

Service Description

I'm a highly motivated, genuinely flexible and thoroughly professional individual demonstrating a comprehensive and transferable skillset, enabling me to add value within many areas of the broadcasting industry. Confident and qualified in many areas of communication with experience spanning PR, radio editing and presenting and acting, accustomed to working internationally (including at major sporting events) as a result of a successful career as a PR agent and commercial model. Adept in the following vocal styles: Announcer, Authoritative, Bubbly, Charismatic, Concerned, Dry / Sarcastic, Energetic, Friendly, Fun, Glamorous, Happy, Informed, Innocent, Light, Luxurious / Smooth, Natural, Reassuring, Rich, Sexy, Soft / Gentle, Sophisticated, Versatile, Warm, Young. I exceed typical expectation in any role undertaken through the employment of efficient working methods and strong interpersonal abilities.

Client List

Ian Wallman - An Ivor Novello Winning Record Producer
(Email hidden)
Ian edited my voice reel and I have worked with him on a previous recording projects in his studio.

Michael Bailey - Endurance Sportscar
(Email hidden)
I wrote and produced all the podcast introductions currently audible on Michael's website. I provided French and English sound bites that were added to his pre-recorded interviews.

Steve Dinsdale - Sound Engineer and Producer at Sky Sports News
(Email hidden)
Steve assisted in editing various recordings of my previous voice work and also reformatted all the file types and changed the timings of clips.

Payment Terms

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Next Steps

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