Neutral; Mid-West US; Tenor-Baritone; Technical / Dramatic / Comedic
Narrations: Warm, rich, measured if necessary (for possible translation).
Commercials / Videogames: Fully adaptable (i.e. Comedic to Dramatic in all degrees) with some stereotypical accents for 'color': British, Scots, Irish, French, Italian, German, Spanish, Scandinavian.
Audio Books: Rich spoken acting. "Imagination capture... By Voice". See "Commercials"
Presentation: Assured, positive, bright, measured if necessary (for possible translation).
Phone systems: Pleasant, clear, assuring.
Accents: British, Scots, Irish, French, Italian, German, Spanish, Scandinavian
Dialects: Redneck, Texan/Cowboy, stoner, New Yawka, Bahstonian, Tough Guy, Canadian eh?
Impersonations: Bill Clinton, Jack Nicholson, Jimmy Stewart, *more when I think of 'em*
English, English (North American), English (British), English (Irish), English (Scottish)
British, French, German, Irish, Italian, North American, Scandinavian, Scottish, Scottish (Lowland, Broad Scots), Scottish (Standard Scottish English), Spanish
Middle Aged, Young Adult
Audiobooks, Business, Cartoons, Documentaries, Educational, Internet, Movie Trailers, Podcasting, Radio, Telephone, Television, Videogames
Though 2008 was my first full-time voice-over year, in most of the free world (US, UK, Scandinavia, Germany, Switzerland, South Korea, Hong Kong...), in addition to voicing, I have performed presentations, product demonstrations and on stage before hundreds at tradeshows, corporate, and private events.
- Elkins Institute; First Class Radio Telephony
- Such-A-Voice Master
- Mechanical Engineering
- IBM Aerospace & Defense
- Lockheed Computer Aided Design
Pop filtered AKG-220
Computer & Software
IBM / M42 2.8Ghz NetVista
Mbox-2 pre-amp; ProTools 7.4 mixing s/w; Acousti-foamed home studio
Email; FTP; CD by regular mail
Under 4 hours from receipt of Finished script
I can deliver high quality, professionally recorded, edited, and finished voice tracks in a MINIMUM of turn-around time.
Voice Over Clients
Bell Helicopter, British Aerospace, Dornier, ExxonMobil, Gulfstream, Hanjin, IBM, Lockheed, Sikorsky, Samsung...
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