Brentt Hawkins

characters,natural/conversational,big range,strong

Voice Description

Warm and authoritative for narrations. Light, happy fun and character driven for commercials. Four octave range.
I have a natural,conversational, strong,clear and pleasant tone. Effective story-telling techniques, characterization of voices are skills I've acquired through practice. Wide range of emotions in the phrasing statements and questions. Good pronunciation skills, guy next door.

Voice Genders and "Ages" I Can Perform

• Child
• Teenage Boy
• 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
• 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)

• Non-Union Jobs

• Jobs for SAG-AFTRA (US) signatories

My Union Affiliations and Memberships


My Recording and Delivery Capabilities

• I can record and then deliver the audio files via Email
• I can record and then upload the audio files via FTP

Pre-, Post- and Production Services I Offer

• I can deliver edited and finished voice tracks

My Home Base

, Texas, United States

Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects

Voiceover, Asian - Korean Accent, Australian Accent, Boston Accent, British - BBC English Accent, British - Scouse/Liverpool Accent, Canadian Accent, West Texas Lubbock accent, German Accent, Irish Accent, Midwest Accent, Minnesota Accent, New England Accent, New York Accent, New Zealand Accent,French accent,Russian Accent, Scottish Accent, Southern Accent. I can do children's voices, boys voices and young men's voices,
Comedian, Impressionist, Improvisation. Singer, Vocal Range: Baritone, Vocal Range: Bass, I can do a few impersonations.

My Voice Experience

Brentt has done a few narration projects, and sold on hold projects. Just last week Brentt auditioned for Meijer Stores. He is about to audition another piece for his Detroit agent.
Hawkins has a unique bass-baritone vocal range. He has done voice work for: Concordia University at Austin,TX in 2004, Ronald A. Hawkins D.D.S dental practice of Lubbock, TX in 2001, and vocal narration for church audio visual departments with Ben McCauley Media Productions in Lubbock Texas in 2007, as well as narration for a small publishing company.
Brentt is also a reader and voice actor for the Dallas based non-profit radio station Reading and Radio Resource.

He has also been a Children’s Storyteller for the Texas Tech University Medical Center, and has performed Children’s Storytelling within several different school districts while also working as a Substite Teacher. Brentt also has read for children at Borders bookstores while working as a bookseller.
He has a very sincere, pleasant,natural and conversational voice. He can convey a big range of emotions. He is competent with developing character voices as well.

He has a commanding voice and a 4 octave range. He loves singing Sacred Choral Music with his Church Chancel Choir, and has studied classical voice and musical theater at St. Edward’s University and Texas Tech University. Brentt holds a BA from St. Edward’s University in Austin Texas. Brentt has also studied Voice Acting with Bettye Zoller, Jim Conlan, Ev Lunning Jr., Ron Grant, Uncle Mike Daniel and Bob Shattuck.
Brentt’s vocal talent and interpretation skills can help your business reach its promotional and instructional/educational goals He would love for you to put him to work!

My Training

Bettye Zoller Voice Acting Workshops and Private Coaching Dallas, TX
November 2011-present

St. Edward’s University BA English Writing and Rhetoric Austin, TX May Relevant classes: Theater Arts, Journalism, Hilltopper Chorale, Vocal Jazz Chorale, Advanced Classical Voice, Presentational Speaking, Literary Criticism, , Omni Singers, Introduction to Linguistics, Contrastive Linguistics, Text and Discourse Analysis, Technical Writing, Theories of Rhetoric and Composition, Literature and Human Experience, Public Relations Writing.

I currently sing Sacred Choral Music with my Anglican church choir.

My Studio Equipment

My recording capabilities are 16 bit-44.1 (kHz) CD quality audio and mp3 by email. I have an MXL USB .006 microphone, Audacity and Reaper software. I will soon have Soundforge. I have a Dell Inspiron 6400. I also have a Dell Desktop. I have basic recording and editing abilities. I am building a porta-booth. I am also looking into purchasing a dynamic mic and a condenser mic.

Additional Skills

I have about 6 years of substitute teaching experience. I have been in front of hundreds of classes explaining lesson plans and assignments.
I was a Public Relations intern at Austin Children's Museum
while at St. Edward's University in the Summer of 2000.
I have worked in retail commission sales and spoken in front of small groups of people and individuals while explaining products and services and features and benefits of those products and services.
I have written on a freelance basis for the Lubbock Avalanche Journal, Fall 2009.

Reading and Radio Resource On-Air Reader/Voice Talent Dallas, TX
I read popular fiction, newspapers and children’s books over the air. May 2012-present
I read for those who cannot.

Special Vocal Achievement: Berklee College of Music World Scholarship Tour Finalist 12-2000

I read the Ft. Worth Star Telegram out-loud everyday for 30 minutes to one hour. I try to make the text sound interesting.

Payment Methods Accepted

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

Contact Information

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