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Martha Baird

Martha Baird

Fraser, Colorado, US
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Martha Baird

Martha Baird

  Fraser, Colorado, US

Highlights

AUDIOBOOKS:
Martha has recorded many entire novels and many chapters of text books. She has a direct, clear style which makes a document easy to listen to and easy to understand. She also brings characters to life in novels or dramatic copy.

Sample list of novels read:
"A Day In Mossy Creek" by by Deborah Smith, Sandra Chastain, Virginia Ellis, and others
"In the Arms of Evil" by Carlton Smith
"I'd Kill for That" by Lisa Gardner
"The Dead Boys" by Royce Buckingham
"Loco Motive" by Mary Daheim
"Hokus Croakus" by Mary Daheim
"Ghost Country" by Patrick Lee
"Where Do I Sleep?" by Jennifer Blomgren
"Izzy Barr, Running Star" by Claudia Mills

TECHNICAL:
As a recovering software engineer she has special skills reading technical copy. She understand the internet terms and their pronunciations. She easily communicates details of web pages and computer system software.

THEATER:
Martha has been a very successful theater actress, acting in over 20 community theater plays.

A sample of roles:
The Warden in "Holes"
Lilly Belle and, in another production, Florence in "The Curious Savage"
Ruth in "Blythe Spirit"
Dorine in "Tartuffe"
Marjorie in "The Musical Comedy Murders of 1940"
Meitje Brinker in "Hans Brinker or the Silver Skates"
Orange Seller in "The Country Wife"
Sue in "All My Sons"
Margaret in "The Lady's not for Burning"
Women in "Eat Your Heart Out"
Mrs. Armstrong in "The Best Christmas Pageant Ever"

SINGING:
She has also very much enjoyed singing in choirs all her life and can add her singing, when needed, to a production.

Languages

English (North American), English

Accent

French, US Midwest (Chicago, Great Lakes), US Upper Midwest (Fargo, Minnesota)

Ages

Child, Middle Aged, Senior, Teen, Young Adult

Special Skills

Audiobooks, Business, Documentaries, Educational, Internet, Podcasting, Telephone

Experience

Reader of novels for Washington Talking Books and Braille Library and text books for Minnesota Society for the Blind.
She also read the biography of a Colorado legend for her local library.

Credentials

Education

"Commercial Voice-over Workshop" and "Audio Book Workshop" with Don Cosgrove at The Talent Center
Master Class with Stuart Holland at Minnesota State Services for the Blind

Studio

  • Microphone

    Yeti Blue

  • Computer & Software

    MacBook Pro, Audacity recording software, Garage Band

  • Delivery Methods

    MP3

Testimonials

Very good use of inflections and use of voices made the novel come to life.

Minnestoa State Services for the Blind

You have a very good voice for this type of reading.

Minnestoa State Services for the Blind

Good inflection made the text easy to listen to.

Minnestoa State Services for the Blind

Voice Over Clients

Washington Talking Books and Braille Library
Minnesota Society for the Blind
Grand County Library District

Payment Terms

Hire Martha as a voice actor. Payment is made through Voices.com SurePay, an escrow service that guarantees your work is done to your satisfaction. Send payment securely by Visa, Mastercard or PayPal through Voices.com then download your files from the website.

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Next Steps

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