I am versatile, My vocal range is from and urban adult hip young person, and elderly man, a Mexican american, a gay male, a businessman, a salesperson. I also write and produce commercials as well utilizing sound effects and/or music. The script is one aspect to a successful commercial, however the power in the sell is the vocal talent.
English (North American), English
British, England - London (Cockney, Estuary, East End), Italian American, Mexican
Middle Aged (35-54), Senior (55+), Young Adult (18-35)
Business, Documentaries, Educational, Internet Video, Movie Trailers, Podcasting, Radio, Television
I have over 38 years of broadcast experience. I have served as an announcer, with production duties, and as a Program Director/Operations manager. Currently I own and operate a new internet radio station. I have worked in a wide variety of formats. If you listen to my commercial demo you will hear that I also do impressions as well.
I attended The SPECS Howard School of Broadcast Arts. My on the job training was done at a mid market Rock and Roll radio station (WJXQ). Since that time I have worked in virtually every format .
The Shure KSM 32, and the Neuman TLM 103
Computer & Software
Pro Tools, Audacity,
SAM Broadcaster Pro
FED EX, UPS
3 to 4 days
I never take on more than I can handle. Once I commit to a project I see it through to it's successful completion. I deliver my projects ON TIME, ON BUDGET, and I always FINALIZE BEFORE SHIPPING to assure the client is satisfied.
We have used Don's voice on a few projects and Promotions with great success. We recommend him for his flexibility, professionalism , and talent.Varsity Lincoln of Novi
Don Allen is a true professional, when we required a commercial he wrote , and produced one that hit all key points that we wanted to share. We look forward to working with him on a consistent basis.City of Detroit
In the music industry timing is everything. Don has on many an occasion lent his vocal talents to many of our projects. From the deep sensual, poetic lines to the classic "Dj of the 60's era". If we need it Don produces it.Arthur Forest Productions
Voice Over Clients
Arthur Forest Productions
Voice Over Productions
City Of Detroit
Music Hall Theater
Varsity Lincoln of Novi Michigan
True To Self Productions
Tax Time Legal Services
Gene Edwards Productions
Department of Homeland Security
Gene Fox Productions
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