Verona Westbrook

Melrose, Scottish Borders, GB

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Verona Westbrook general demo
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Audiobooks 54

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Verona Westbrook — commercial
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Business 23

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Verona Westbrook — Downton Abbey narration
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Documentaries 25

Verona Westbrook

Vocal Skills

Languages

English (British), English

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Accents

England - Received Pronunciation (RP, BBC), England - South East (Oxford, Sussex)

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Voice Ages

Middle Aged (35-54), Senior (55+), Young Adult (18-35)

Categories

Audiobooks, Business, Documentaries, Educational, Podcasting, Radio, Telephone

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Studio

Turnaround Time

up to 24 hours

Microphone

AT2020USB+ Cardioid condenser microphone plus pop shield

Computer & Software

HP Pavilion 23

Special Equipment

Soundproof recording booth

About

Overview

Warm, classy and authoritative with classic BBC RP accent ideal for corporate, business and audiobook recording.
Studied singing with Fabian Smith, the acclaimed head of singing at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama in London, and music and drama at Dartington College of Arts in the UK, with particular emphasis on performance skills.
This was followed by working for BBC Radio 3.
Experienced public speaker (Toastmasters International Advanced Toastmaster Gold Award) and a graduate of the Hudson Voice Technique from Voicemaster International.
My background as a singer helps me to understand pitch, rhythm, variation in tone and timing.
Authentic and knowledgeable for corporate narration.
Relaxed and smooth for audiobooks.
Intelligent and instructive for educational subjects.
Sincere and caring for charities.
Enthusiastic and encouraging for motivational books.
Warm and friendly for children's books.
Experienced and proficient sight reader.
Working knowledge of French and Spanish pronouncation.
Familiar with medical and health-related terms.
Background in journalism and freelance writing — helpful in the preparation and editing of scripts.



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Service Description

Experienced freelance writer and journalist, able to help with preparation or editing of scripts.

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Experience

Trained classical singer with performance experience, recently re-trained in voiceovers.
Experienced public speaker.
Mentored inexperienced members of Toastmasters International

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Client List

"A Constant Love — a Pride and Prejudice continuation Part 1" by Sophie Turner
(the first in a seven book series)
Currently in production.

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Education

Guildhall School of Music and Drama (teacher Fabian Smith, head of singing)
Dartington College of Arts (music and drama)
Toastmasters International Advanced Toastmaster Gold Award
Graduate of the Hudson Voice Technique at Voicemaster International.

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Testimonials

"I could listen to your voice all night"

Toastmasters International

"We were both very impressed with your performance" - Steve Hudson & Esther Roberts, Voicemaster International

Voicemaster International

"Oh, it's so wonderful to hear it come to life!"

Sophie Turner, author "A Constant Love"
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