Jarrod Kurtz

Springfield, Illinois, US

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Skill

Voice Over

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Skill

Voice Over

About

Natural speaking voice has a fair amount of bass and a southern midwestern twang. I can take that out(I think :-) and believe I can provide a wide variety of voice timber, type and quality for customers.

Projects that require southern accents or deep voices or a tough guy persona (think Clint Eastwood gravel) would come very natural but any project require a male voice at any age can be accommodated.

I have been in IT for a long time and technical jargon doesn't phase or intimidate me. In fact, were a client to need some consulting regarding tech I could provide that as well.

Ideally I wouldn't mind being the next movie trailer guy and a special goal for me is to get a VO gig on a cartoon or movie that my son would get to hear daddy on.

Though when young I did a fair amount of singing and vocals in stage performances, choirs, musicals etc, I am just now starting out in this business so get time and projects with me before my voice is widely known.






Provide male voices that are:
Funny, crazy, sincere, wise, cruel, dark, cold, tough, warm, genuine, masculine, sexy, romantic, seductive, passionate, wild, angry, intense, reserved, timid, adventurous, calm, soothing, caring, wise, considerate, empathetic, calming, reassuring, honest, believable, crisp, formal, common every man, whiskey soaked, raspy, intellectual, witty, vibrant, resounding, dramatic, etc...etc...

Can provide those and many many more tones and styles that lend authenticity to your character/roles cowboy, rock star, biker, villain, hero,

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Vocal Characteristics

Languages

English (North American), English

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Voice Ages

Teen (13-17), Young Adult (18-35), Middle Aged (35-54), Senior (55+)

Accents

Australian, Irish, Mexican, North American, Russian, US General American (GenAm), US Midwest (Chicago, Great Lakes), US New England (Boston, Providence), US New York (New Jersey, Bronx, Brooklyn), US South (Deep South, Dixie, Delta), US South West (Texas), US Upper Midwest (Fargo, Minnesota)

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Voice Over Skills

Animation, Audiobooks, Business, Documentaries, Educational, Internet Video, Movie Trailers, Podcasting, Radio, Telephone, Television, Videogames

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Studio

Turnaround Time

Depends upon the size and difficulty of the project as well as chosen delivery method. 12-48 hours on most jobs.

Microphone

Rode NT-1A

Computer & Software

Mac/multiple pc/protools

Service Overview

Voice Over

If chosen to do your project I will do anything and everything possible to make it an enjoyable, simple, quick process for you. We will get exactly what you want and will work together until we do.

I have been in consulting my whole life and it has taught me how to work with people from many different backgrounds and industries.

I am professional in all work I do but most importantly...I genuinely want to do this. I am genuinely excited about the idea so you can be assured of someone tackling your specific project with enthusiasm and dedication when you choose to work with me.

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