Very pleasant, rich voice that is flexible with a high degree of control and a super wide range - 3 1/2 octave singing voice, wider if you include falsetto. Clear enunciation and vocabulary large enough to pronounce words correctly on the first read. Decades of experience correctly interpreting the writer's intention of how the message should be portrayed.
English, English (North American), Danish
Canadian (Newfoundland), Danish, Russian, Scandinavian, Yiddish
Middle Aged, Senior, Young Adult
Audiobooks, Business, Cartoons, Documentaries, Educational, Internet, Movie Trailers, Radio, Telephone, Television, Videogames
Currently the Operations Manager at The Playhouse Boise.
Voice over for Starlight Mountain Theatre 2016 Season Local TV add.
Arrived at the Studio at 13:55 and finished and left the building by 14:10 for work on a 30 second TV voice over spot. Three takes, recorded in rapid succession, for safety.
Over 1,000 performances in lead roles.
Highlight roles include:
Barnaby "Hello Dolly"
Hr. Zeller "Sound of Music"
Bob Cratchit "A Christmas Carol"
Director "Arsenic and Old Lace"
Bill Sykes "Oliver"
Sargeant "Pirates of Penzance"
Harold Hill "The Music Man"
Writer Director "The Carpenter"
Michael "I do, I do"
Major General "Pirates of Penzance Goes West"
Virgil Baxter "Let's Murder Marsha"
Tevye "Fiddler on the Roof"
Harry McAfee "Bye Bye Birdie"
Elijah Quimby and Mayor Jim Cargan "Seven Keys to Baldpate"
Blessed with a naturally excellent singing voice my education in theatrical elocution has been one of long hours of self taught mastery. However I recognize the need for continuing education in the field, and that no one person can, or ever will, know all there is to know.
GXL2200 Condenser Pro Audio Mic.
Computer & Software
Windows 10, I-7 chip, sound blaster 650 with recording suit, 24 Gigabytes Ram, Solid State hard drive, Audacity recording software.
Dedicated recording room with sound booth, high quality Mic cables to computer in separate room.
As needed by the client, internet upload via MP3 or WAV, CD, DVD, thumb drive, via snail mail, Fedex, UPS, Trax,
24-72 hours depending on when in the week the project is ordered. Rush jobs allowed schedule permitting.
With three in house voice talents and unique access to local area voice talent, projects, large or small, can be completed in timely manor allowing the client time to review. High quality and versatility are the goal in all voice recordings.
I'm not doing "Fiddler on the Roof" if you aren't Tevye.Starlight Mountain Theatre - Ed Davis
Voice Over Clients
The Playhouse Boise (Radio promo)
Starlight Mountain Theatre (TV promo)
Boise Radio (Seven Keys to Baldpate)
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