Michael Wex

Toronto, Ontario, CA

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Radio 21

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Regular Guy
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Radio 4

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Younger Workingman
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Radio 3

Michael Wex

Vocal Skills

Languages

English (North American), Yiddish, Hebrew

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Accents

Canadian, Canadian (West), US General American (GenAm), Yiddish

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Voice Ages

Middle Aged (35-54), Senior (55+)

Categories

Animation, Audiobooks, Business, Documentaries, Educational, Internet Video, Movie Trailers, Podcasting, Radio, Telephone, Television

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Studio

Turnaround Time

12-24 hours

Microphone

Focusrite Scarlett Studio CM25 large diaphram cardiod condenser mic

Computer & Software

Lenovo Windows 10 solid state drive Ideapad with Audacity and Cubase LE

Special Equipment

Scarlett Solo preamp interface, Skype, SE reflection filter

About Michael Wex

Overview

Michael Wex is a New York Times bestselling author and one of the originators of adult storytelling in Toronto. He has worked extensively in storytelling, spoken word, radio, voice overs and audio books. Although generally assumed to be American, Michael is a native of Southern Alberta and is thoroughly at home in both standard and western Canadian dialects. He also speaks fluent Yiddish and is known for his mastery of Yiddish accented English.

He does a pitch perfect impression of classic movie actor Walter Brennan.

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Service Description

Thirty years' experience of voice work plus a professional home studio set-up means you'll get exactly what you need every time, on time.

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Experience

Michael won a 2008 Audiofile Earphones Award for the audiobook Just Say Nu, which he also wrote. He was for many years a regular on such CBC radio programs as Cloud Nine and Metro Morning. He can be heard in the recent documentaries Deli Man and Theodore Bikel: In the Footsteps of Sholem Aleichem.

He is a sought-after MC for top-level klezmer concerts and has appeared twice in this role at Carnegie Hall.

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Client List

St. Martin's Press
Harper Collins Publishers
CBC
NPR
Talon International Development Inc.
Cohen Media Group
Sudden Storm Productions

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Education

Graduate degrees in English and Medieval Studies.

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Testimonials

Michael Wex is a national treasure.

Living Traditions

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