I have been doing it on a daily basis for the last 30 years.
Being creative and versatile, I can do different vocal characters and act. As a singer I have, among other projects, released 6 albums in Hebrew and in English and have unique narrations and singing jingles and commercials for radio and TV.
In Israel I am known as the best professional for special operations…
Hebrew, English, Yiddish
England - Received Pronunciation (RP, BBC), Hebrew, US General American (GenAm), Yiddish
Senior, Teen, Young Adult
Audiobooks, Business, Cartoons, Documentaries, Educational, Internet, Movie Trailers, Podcasting, Radio, Telephone, Television, Videogames
I am a well-known Israeli musician, singer and narrator. I have 30 years of experience as a jingles & commercials singer and narrator in Hebrew and in English.
Among other things, I am the Winner of ACUM’s (The Association of Songwriters, Composers, Arrangers and Music Publishers in Israel) Golden Feather Award (Phone hidden). In March 2000, he was elected to be a Member on ACUM’s board of directors.
Since 1999, Baruch was selected to be a Music Expert for the Israeli Ministry of Absorption. He was a Member of FIDOF (Phone hidden)), selected as the official representative of Music Bridges in Israel (since 1997). In 2012 he was one of the 7 founding fathers of Muza, The society of independent musicians in Israel and since 2014 he is the official Israeli delegate of Orfeum – European International Music Festivals Organization.
Since 1986 released over 150 songs (most of them singles), performed by various famous Israeli singers, including 7 albums, a rock opera, three plays, radio & television commercials, scores for TV & radio shows, sketches and more. He is even known to be one of the top Radio and TV commercials singers in Israel.
I represented Israel both as an artist (wining prizes), Guest Artist and as a manager, in many more festivals and musical events: Macedonia (twice), Lithuania (audience favorite), Bulgaria (guest star), Kazakhstan (Best arrangement, Guest artist - and manager), Romania (The Golden Stag Festival. Once as an artist - and 3 times as manager), Spain (UNESCO artist & manager), France (UNESCO artist & manager) and Ireland (Special award), Turkey (Cesme, manager). His songs where also performed in Turkey (Pammukalle Song Festival), Slovakia (Lyra Song Festival) and Belarus (Golden Shlyager Song Festival. Also as manager), and even in International Children competitions and festivals in Romania, Italy (Adina Chis, First Prize 2010!) - and Turkey as well as a member of the International Jury at Kaunas Talent (Lithuania) in 2011, Shining Star (Turkey) in 2012, Jury member and Guest Artist at Crystal Star in 2013 (Romania), guest artist at Discovery 2014 (Bulgaria), Etc.
In October 2000, I represented Israel (appointed by the Foreign Affairs Office) together with world known songwriters in Music Bridges – an international songwriting project that took place in Goslar (near Hanover), Germany, in conjunction with the Expo 2000, writing with Eleanor McEvoy ("Only a Woman's Heart") from Ireland, a songwriter from Lebanon and Allan Rich ("I'm Gonna Run To You / Bodyguard – Whitney Houston) from the USA – just to mention a few. In August 2003 I represented Israel at the D’Pop Co-Writing Week organized by TG Management & Publishing in Denmark, writing new songs with European songwriters and producers, such as Soren Madsen (Michael Learns to Rock).
As a producer and manager I booked performances in Europe and Asia for known Israeli artists such as Yosefa, Haya Samir, Yirmi Kaplan, Amal Murkus, Liora, Osnat Zeno, Alon Jaan, the Duo Tami & Nir and Smadar Akray. Friedland also booked shows for international artists like The Gibson Brothers (France/Belgium) and Nabil Salameh (Radio Darwish, Italy).
In ‘94 I founded ZIKIDISC & Baruch Friedland Publishing - my music label & publishing company, producing albums for him (The Doppler Effect - Changing Colors / 1995, Searching for Baruch Friedland / 1998), as well as for other artists, among them: David Mizrachi (1995) - an unusual Rock artist, Tom’s True Story (1996) - a unique Progressive-ambient group, David Ori (1997) - a contemporary Classic composer, ECO ((Website hidden)and & (Website hidden) – 1998), A Pop-Rock duo, winners of the Grand Prix of the AACI English song competition & an "Honorable Mention" by MusicMedia – RadioWaves, Canada, Ilan Guetta (1999). Ilan Guetta Plays J.S. Bach Electric with JRB Records / USA, and Amitai (2000), a powerful Rock singer... Etc.
I am also working on Yiddish Welt - a special Yiddish World Music project, together with the Hip Hop producer Eddy Somiren. The first single and clip was a 70 year old song by the poet Mordechai Gebirtig (died in the Ghetto in 1942) named Childhood Years (Kinder Yuren).
Computer & Software
Lexicon Sound Card
1-7 days. Depending on the project
Thanks to modern technology, I am able to provide you from across the ocean with numerous and various high quality vocal tracks, sent to you via Internet and to communicate directly in real time,
Voice Over Clients
Some Narrtions in Hebrew:
Mama Of - TV: (Website hidden)
Mama Of 2 - TV: (Website hidden)
Newpan - TV: (Website hidden)
Kiwi - Radio: (Website hidden)
Agritech: (Website hidden)
Hoeotreat Lab: (Website hidden)
Clearance: (Website hidden)
Denatl Clinic: (Website hidden)
Some samples as a singer on TV commercials:
Golf Kids - The Best Time Of My Life (original music):
Doctor Fisher – Lovely Day / Bill Withers:
Globus Max - Do You Believe In Magic / Lovin' Spoonful:
New York Marathon 2010 (USA) (original music):
Orange - Life In A Northern Town / The Dream Academy:
Shikun U'Binuy - It's A Kind Of Magic / Queen:
Gad Dairy - Time / The Alan Parsons Project:
Visa Multi Credit Card - Mr. Blue Sky / ELO:
Fox Woodstock Style - Everybody's Talkin' / Harry Nilsson:
Prizma - Let It Grow/Eric Clapton:
Mazda 5 - Drive My Car / The Beatles:
Mega Dor Alon - I Get Around / The Beach Boys:
Poalim Bank - Peilim (original music):
Muller - How Do You Do / Roxette:
Orange - You've Done It All / Steve Harley:
April - You'll Be A Woman soon / Urge Overkill:
Sprite - I'm too sexy / Right said Fred:
Yellow Pages - Five Hundred Miles / The Proclaimers:
Hyundai - Seven Little Girls / The Avons:
Wisotscky Tea - She's The One / Robbie Williams:
Actimel - You've Got A Friend in Me / Toy Story / Randy Newman & Lyle Lovett:
Tirat Tzvi - A Total Eclipse of the heart / Bonnie Tyler:
Yes Max - Stone Age Football - In The Jungle (The Lion Sleeps Tonight) / Solomon Linda:
Gad Dairy - Girls Just Wanna Have Fun:
Superpharm Cosmetics - Happy Sale (original music):
Yes - Exodus:
Nescafe - Good Morning Starshine / Hair:
Jacobs Coffee – Together We Go Higher (original music):
Elite - Taami Nuts (Original Music):
Kleenex - Today I Feel So Fine (original music):
Prigat (original music)
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