My voice has been described as professional-sounding, authoritative yet reassuring. I have a facility with medical, technical and business terminology due to my experience as a Doctor of Optometry and education in business and information science.
My voice also sounds caring and soothing, great for storytelling. Suitable for mysterious undercurrents and a fun grandmother with a twinkle in her eye.
As a singer I'm an alto or second soprano, and have experience harmonizing as the middle voice of a vocal jazz trio.
English, English (North American)
Canadian, North American
Middle Aged, Senior, Young Adult
Business, Documentaries, Educational, Internet, Jingles, Podcasting, Radio, Television
* Dr Sandra Wood, O.D., optometric practice 1975 - 1994 at 94 Cumberland St, Toronto, Ontario and 70 Yorkville Avenue, Toronto.
* Wood's Research Information consulting, research and investment 1991-present
* 20 years public speaking experience providing continuing education for optometrists through the Ontario Association of Optometrists, and Internet search training for librarians through the University of Toronto.
* Development of web-based training course through University of Toronto, Faculty of Information Science, 1995 - 2000
* Classroom Internet training for Humber College, Seneca College, Bell Canada and Industry Canada 1994 - 2000
* Recording experience at Super Sonic Productions, MCS Studios, Toronto, and in my home recording studio
* Voiceover education:
Medical narration and narration with Julie Williams
Nancy Wolfson and Jeff Freeman of Braintracks Audio
Mike Kirby's Voiceworx
* Singing training with Annie Szamosi and Tammy Fredericks
* Harmonic Ear Training, Roberta Radley, Berklee
* Harp and piano player
* Master of Information Science, University of Toronto
* MBA, University of Toronto
* OD, Doctor of Optometry, University of Waterloo
Neumann TLM102, Sennheiser MKH 416
Computer & Software
MacBook Pro with Soundbooth and ProTools
Apogee One, MBox2 Mini as backup
mp3, aiff, wav
12 - 24 hours
* Record and edit voice scripts in my home studio.
* Record while being directed using Skype.
* Deliver files by email or FTP using my YouSendIt account.
* Record in studio as requested, either locally or using SourceConnect
Voice Over Clients
Dr Stan Salsberg
Dr Dennis File
William R Waters Ltd
Faculty of Information Studies, University of Toronto
Ontario Association of Optometrists
Canadian Commercial Capital
Queen City Yacht Club
Hammy Hamster Productions
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Medical Narration 1613 Listens
Commercial Demo 1393 Listens
Narration Demo 1 479 Listens
Narration Demo 2 346 Listens
Tobi Porter for Job #42405 Milk Trays info demo Loved it! This was my first time using voice overs and Sandra helped me and was very understanding of my inexperience. She did a great job and was very professional. I will definetly use her again.Sep 21, 2011