Bill Blair

causal, real, character, upbeat, guy next door

Voice Description

warm, deep, and sometimes soothing for narrations, sexy and fun for commercials, smooth and professional for presentations, radio DJ style, news, sports, and weather style, fast, speedy for disclaimers or legal copy, quirky and character, monotone or dry.

Voice Genders and "Ages" I Can Perform

• Young Adult Male
• Middle Age Male
• Senior Male

Language(s) of Which I Am a Native Speaker:

• English - USA and Canada

I Offer my Services for these Recording Purposes

• Commercials
• Promos
• IVR, voicemail, phone systems, and on-hold messages
• Training, business presentations, sales, and web sites
• Audiobooks
• Videogames
• Documentaries
• TV shows and movies
• Movie and game trailers
• Podcasts
• Songs
• Others (on-camera, infomercials, live announcers, spokespersons)

Jobs I Am Willing to Take (Union-wise)

Jobs for ACTRA (Canada) signatories Jobs for ACTRA (Canada) signatories

Jobs for British Equity signatories Jobs for British Equity signatories

• Jobs for SAG-AFTRA (US) signatories

My Union Affiliations and Memberships

• SAG-AFTRA (US)

My Recording and Delivery Capabilities

• I will go to any designated studio in my area
• I can record and then deliver the audio files via Email

Pre-, Post- and Production Services I Offer

• I offer copywriting services
• I can add special effects to any project

My Home Base

, California, United States

Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects

various southern american accents, british, scottish, german, arabic, russian, peewee herman, monster or alien voices, radio voice, monotones, clown, computer, digital, pure tone, enunciator, teacher, story teller, crazed, soft and sultry, loud and brash, from da hood

My Voice Experience

I began in college with a degree in broadcasting - From there i did live stage and voice hosting for several years

In 1983 I began recording audio books for the blind in Chicago

Before the current IVR came into play I did many years of musical recording and phone voice over work for small companies in Chicago and Dallas - including Powers International.

Since coming to Los Angeles first in 1990 - I have done voice work for many student projects, and more recently, doing voice-over and ADR for the hit show 'Saving Grace'

During 1992, I was a DJ for the American-Hawaii Cruise Line

My Training

Broadcast Degree - Kent State University

Professional musician, vocalist, recording artist

Professional Disc Jockey - Live and Radio

Professional Actor since 1982

Voice Over Intensives with - Louise Chamis, David Lawrence XVII, Nick Carreras

Regular Lecturer/Speaker for Classes and Seminars

Recent classes/seminars/programs...

Hey! I Saw Your Commercial - Coach Mike Pointer
4-WEEK VOICE OVER INTENSIVE - The Actors Studio
On-Camera/Scene Study - The Casting Director

My Studio Equipment

Home-based Sound Recording Facility

AT-2020 Recording Microphone
SM58 Stage Microphone
Windows Based Laptop
Audacity Recording Software
Switchsound Audio/Video Software

Crumar Orchestrator Keyboard
Fender Rhoads Piano

Access to other musical instruments for recording and composing

Additional Skills

Teacher and Coach of young performers and actors

I am considered a true professional and wrote a book in 1986 - The Professional's Talent Handbook 'The guide to getting started'

Payment Methods Accepted

PayPal
• Personal checks, cashier's checks, or money orders in my local currency
• Wire transfers

Contact Information

To contact Bill Blair by email or phone, please click here.

• Currently Bill Blair is a Standard subscriber.
• Bill Blair was last active on Voice123 80 days ago

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Demos
Commercial

Industrial

Disclaimer

Character

Dracula