Trilingual (English, German, French) professional voice artist. I am often told how unique my sound is - due to my eclectic background (born and raised in Germany, French school-educated, studied in London...), there is a slight hint of a European accent that can add a sophisticated, worldly quality to your project.
Character types: Mom, best friend, snob, flirt, dim wit, and more
English (North American), German, French (Parisian)
British, French, French (Parisienne), German, North American, US South (Deep South, Dixie, Delta)
Middle Aged, Young Adult
Business, Documentaries, Educational, Internet, Music, Podcasting, Radio, Telephone, Television, Videogames
Much of my work so far has involved the German & French languages.
* a tutorial for the iPhone
* a promo video for YouTube
* a video narration for Hilmar Cheese
* several phrases concerning wine varietals
* sang "Jingle Bells" for a kids' game
* harmonized on various songs for a girls' toy
* translated dialogue from English into German for the short film "In Drei Minuten"
Clients include Ubisoft and Creativity, Inc.
* played Princess Jasmine for a "Prince of Persia" game
* provided diction accompaniment for singers on Pocket Coach Publications' French practice CDs
* video for California Academy of Family Physicians
* Aetna "Design Challenge"
* ADR on GroundSwell Productions' short film "Mother's Glass"
* played the co-lead in animated short "The First Time" by Greg Land
* "Vision and Hearing Conditions" online course for Knowledge Anywhere
As a graduate of Brown University with a degree in Theatre, Speech & Dance, I have engaged professionally with the spoken word ever since my college days. I also studied acting at the American Conservatory Theatre Summer Training Congress, and for a year in the U.K. at Drama Studio London.
Professional acting internships include the La Jolla Playhouse and Shakespeare Santa Cruz.
More recently, I trained in voice over at Voice One in San Francisco under Elaine Clark and other notable teachers and professionals such as Sarah Kliban, Bob Wood, John Crane, Tom Chantler, and David Rosenthal.
So far I have focused on commercials and narration, however my theatre background has given me a facility with character work as well.
Born and raised in Germany until the age of 16, and having attended a French Lycee there through grade 9, I am a multi-lingual performer who regularly enjoys using my language skills and experience.
Computer & Software
Audacity on MacBook Pro
Focusrite ISA One, Avid MBox
Email, FTP, CD
same day or within 24 hours
I bring a warm intelligence & confidence to complex narrations, with excellent clarity and diction.
For commercials I excel at the conversational, "real person" genre, with a relaxed believability and authenticity. I can also deliver an upbeat approach to getting my listeners excited about the subject matter without sounding "sell-y".
My German is native, and my French fluent and accent-free. I do not sound like an American speaking these languages, but rather like the real deal.
"Wanted to say what an amazing job you did for the show. You make me look good! Very happy to have had the chance to work with you." - Greg Francis, directorIndigo Films
"These are spot on in terms of emotional evocation. They are sounding great! It's been great working with you!" - Benjamin Olmsted, directorAetna
"We definitely want to work with you again."Creativity, Inc.
"Here at SoundPros we very much appreciated your professionalism and we thought your delivery was terrific. Hopefully this will lead to many more projects in the future." - Tori Hutchinson, Director of Professional Voice ApplicationsSoundPros & Video
"Great reads! And that was the fastest session so far!" - Kristin Russell, producer and David Bousquet, directorRedGate Films
"You were awesome, thank YOU." - Julian Kwasneski, directorBay Area Sound
Pocket Coach Publications
California Academy of Family Physicians
Bay Area Sound
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