David Byrd  Greater Los Angeles Area, CA, US

David Byrd
/ 5 10 Reviews
David Byrd

David Byrd

Deep, Western, Tough, Masculine, Sam Elliott Type Delivery

Highlights

David's deep, assertive, rich and masculine baritone voice is perfect for movie trailers and TV promos. His Mid Western charm and believability commands attention in radio and television commercials, as well as website intros. His authentic gritty Sam Elliot type strong Western cowboy accent is in demand for commercials, animation and audio books.

Dave is a working professional with over 25 years of voice acting experience. He's very easy to work with, takes directions well and will do what it takes to make sure you are happy with the results, and ultimately, with your decision hire him to give voice to your project. Professional, courteous service, with quick turn-arounds.

David brings a solid, natural, passionate feel to narrations and video presentations. He easily conveys an informed, friendly neighbor feel that warms up commercials and internet presentations. His trustworthy, professional demeanor is great for testimonials. And he can add a fun, up-beat, energetic, musical delivery to create urgency in retail ads.

One of Dave's proudest achievements is to have provided numerous narrations for The United States Army Europe (USAREUR), voicing many of the Army's command and training videos that welcome and inform our soldiers, their families and our coalition partner forces while deployed in Europe, Asia, Africa and the Middle East.

Languages

English (North American), English

Accents

Neutral, Midwest, Sam Elliott type Western, Cowboy, Redneck/Southerner type dialect, Surfer, So Cal Cholo Dude, Crusty Old Guy, Cajun, High-Strung Effeminate, Irish Character, Bubba, Big Oaf, Hank Hill type. In fact, if you can describe it...David has probably done it, or will give it a try!

Ages

Middle Aged, Senior

Special Skills

Cartoons, Movie Trailers, Documentaries, Audiobooks, Business, Educational, Radio, Telephone, Videogames, Jingles, Podcasting, Television, Internet, Music

Experience

David is an experienced professional voice actor who has created interest and attracted attention for clients in hundreds of media presentations, for more than 25 years. An experienced on-camera commercial spokesperson, radio air personality, TV Station Booth Announcer, and professional musician/entertainer. David's deep, assertive, rich baritone voice is perfect for movie trailers and TV promos.

Throughout his career, David has provided hundreds of voice overs for local and regional car dealerships, up-scale retail department stores, amusement parks, furniture stores, radio stations, TV stations, and cable TV producers, creating network quality voice overs for commercials, promos, bumpers, liners, tags, billboards and imaging.

Credentials

Education

Los Angeles Broadcasters, Inc. (The LAB) Hollywood, CA.
Staircase Actor's Studio, West Los Angeles, CA.
Private Study with Nancy Wolfson, Braintracks, Brentwood, CA.
University of Central Oklahoma, Edmond, OK: Broadcast Communications Major.
Award winning audio engineer

Studio

  • Microphone

    Neumann TLM103 & RØDE NTK condenser microphones

  • Computer & Software

    Adobe Audition CS6

  • Special Equipment

    Universal Audio 6176 Mic Preamp, Focusrite Platinum Voice Master Pro

  • Delivery Methods

    Per client's request

  • Turnaround Time

    Depending on length and complexity, can be as quick as an hour!

Service Description

Professional, courteous service with quick turn-a-rounds! David can write, voice, record, and add royalty free music and sound effects to your project. You'll receive high quality, broadcast ready voice overs and narrations from Dave's own professional grade digital project studio directly to you with in hours of your request.

Testimonials

"David, thank you for giving your big-time voice talent to our small town production. Your talents are amazing and I hope we can do more!"
Frank C.

Cann Productions

"Client is really happy! Fantastic work."
Steven A.

ShouldHill Entertainment

Client List

David is the voice of John Deere Forestry Equipment, and of Oklahoma's AdventureRoad.com TV, radio and web campaigns. He's recently voiced projects for WestJet Airlines, Octagon Tire, Highway 89 Media, Frazier Quarry, Gratuitous Space Battles II video game, Oxmore Chysler Dodge Ram, Hunter Safety Equipment, Moonshine Mixin's, A2 Milk, Willy's Fuels, Grapevine Christmas Capital of Texas campaign, Vinings Lake Church, Time-Warner Cable, United States Army Europe, University of Northwestern Ohio, Mountain Whiskey, Ford Motor Company, The Power Block on Spike TV, Charter Cable Communications, Budget Rental Car Sales, 7-11 Stores, Baker's Drive-Thru Restaurants, and Turner's Outdoorsman, to name a few.

Payment Terms

Hire David for voice-over work. 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

To contact David Byrd about your project, request a quote today. We'll walk you through the process step-by-step. It's fast and easy.

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1 / 5

Fantastic work!

Jun 8, 2015
2 / 5

Spot on reads the first time. No need for revisions. Highly recommended!

3 / 5

Great job!

May 19, 2015
4 / 5

Great job as always!

May 19, 2015
5 / 5

Great Job!

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Rob Momary
Mar 27, 2015
6 / 5

Great work David. Professional and fast turnaround time!

Feb 23, 2015
7 / 5

Always a pleasure, David - high quality audio and a quick turnaround!

Jan 5, 2015
8 / 5

Excellent work, David - thank you for the quick turnaround!

Jan 5, 2015
9 / 5

Excellent work, David - thank you!

Dec 17, 2014
10 / 5

David was awesome. Very professional with a quick turn around. He was very open to suggestion and direction and executed multiple styles quite easily.

Nov 12, 2014