Art Cuscaden

Smooth, believable announcer/spokesperson

Voice Description

My voice variations go from warm, airy and deep for narrations to soothing or authoritative for use in training or product descriptive presentations. I can offer a voice to generate laughter. For commercials requiring a adult/senior male voice I can deliver the right voice based on the particular product or service.

Voice Genders and "Ages" I Can Perform

• 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
• Training, business presentations, sales, and web sites
• Audiobooks
• Movie and game trailers
• Podcasts
• Others (on-camera, infomercials, live announcers, spokespersons)

Jobs I Am Willing to Take (Union-wise)

• Non-Union Jobs

My Union Affiliations and Memberships

None

My Recording and Delivery Capabilities

• I will go to any designated studio in my area
• I have ISDN in my studio
• I can record and then deliver the audio files via Email
• I can record and then upload the audio files via FTP
• I can record and then deliver the files by regular mail

Pre-, Post- and Production Services I Offer

• I offer copywriting services
• I can deliver edited and finished voice tracks
• I offer radio ad production services
• I have a music library and can add music to any project

My Home Base

, Oregon, United States

Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects

Having grown up in Kentucky I can do anywhere from a light, to heavy southern accent, a country good old boy, a polished sales presenter, timed comedy delivery.
Accents for an upper Midwest, to a southern Californian, or an experienced public speaker delivery.

My Voice Experience

My career covers experience with major corporations 3M St Paul Minnesota 23 years, Emerson Electric 6 years, Best Buy 2 years, and Brown College 2 years all in Minneapolis Minnesota. Linfield College FM Radio Station McMinnville 7 years.
3M Division Wrote and Prepared and presented worldwide Training Courses for Audio, Video and Instrumentations Tape Recorders. Did scripting and voice work for associated slide presentation.
Performed similar work at Emerson and Best Buy, but technology advanced to PCs with PowerPoint and supporting audio.
Brown College taught basic electronics, Audio Recording and Editing techniques, TV Theory and Maintenance and received a Broadcast Certificate.
Linfield College taught audio production using Adobe Audition. Supported most audio production equipment, taught Broadcast Practices classes for Mass Communications department. Mentored on air students.
Produced, Recorded, Edited, added music beds all commercial spots and promos for Linfield College Football and Basketball programs for the last 4 years.
Provided a similar service for University of Portland for 2011/12 Basketball season.

My Training

BA Adult Education Metropolitan State University St Paul MN 1985.
California State Adult Teaching Credential Issued for Life 1973.
Broadcast Certificate Brown College 2001.
Course works included over all station operation concepts, on air announcing, Voice Over Production from scripting to recording, editing, music bed addition and final delivery to customer.

My Studio Equipment

I have the following equipment in my Home studio:
Behringer model 602A Mixer
Electro Voice RE-20, Shure SM 58, AKG 2000B Mics,
DBX 286A Mic Processor
Mic isolation sound box. Personal design.
Adobe Audition CS5.5
Altec Lansing PC Monitors
Sony CD Player, AM/FM Tuner with Power Amp and Bose 201 Series IV Monitors for final project reviews.

Additional Skills

Abilities to prepare and deliver training, sales or promotional material from information provided by Engineering, Marketing and Sales personnel. It can be used for radio, TV, Training Porgrams and Trade Show Booth support.
Ability to select music that enhances voice message at a level that will add not detract from the message.
Strive to exceed customer expectations with materials deliverd when promised. Always on time and within budget.

Payment Methods Accepted

PayPal

Contact Information

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