Korissa Olson

Extremely flexible from sultry low, to cartoon hi

• Korissa Olson is registered with Voice123 since 2006-05-01.
• Korissa Olson started his/her voice over career in 1998.
• Currently Korissa Olson is a Standard subscriber.
• Auditions and proposals submitted through Voice123 during the past six months: 0

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Voice Description

I have the ability to be extremely flexible and chamelion with my speaking voice for voiceovers and my singing voice for jingles and ads. I have a deep sultry low voice as well as the ability to be warm and confident for narrations. On the high end I can do cartoon voices. From my experience as a professional singer, I am able to have complete control over my vocal mechanism. My biggest asset is the ability to be extremely flexible with my speaking and singing voice. I am able to sound British one second and an airhead the next. Or is it a Sultry Brunette you're seeking?
I am most fluent in German, but am able to speak in Italian and French as well. Mix in Marvin the Martian and Buffy the airhead as well!

Voice Genders and "Ages" I Can Perform

• Teenage Girl
• Young Adult Female
• Middle Age Female
• Senior Female

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

• English - British
• English - USA and Canada
• German

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

My Union Affiliations and Memberships

None

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
• 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

None

My Home Base

Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States

Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects

Unknown - Click here to ask Korissa Olson

My Voice Experience

I grew up in a singing gospel family! I then studied classical Voice performance and Opera. I sang professionally and still continue to be an active performer. I have appeared in the Minnesota Opera, Opera in the Ozarks, Erie Opera Theater and D'Angelo Opera to name a few. I am a light dramatic soprano, which means I have highs and lows in my voice which gives me great versatility in doing voice overs. I have sung country music, jazz as well as contemporary. I have always enjoyed doing voiceover work when I started doing ads in high school for department stores and local MTV ads. Recently, I was also a member of a professional group for 3 years called the Dale Warland Singers which really fined tuned my sight singing skills and the ability to sing seamless and blend beautifully. I enjoy doing cartoon voices as well! Some of my recent voice over clients have been:
General Mills- Disney Project
Concentus Assessment
Lauren Hanna Interiors
Mountz Jewelers
City Creek Press- Software Audio
National Hispanic MBA

My Training

BA- Vocal Performance, Northwestern College St. Paul. Minnesota 1995
Chautauqua Institution Opera and Music Program 1996
Guthrie Theater- Acting 2004
Guthrie Theater- Acting for On-camera work 2004
Caryn Internationial Voice Over Class 2000
Lev Mailler Voice Over Class 2004

My Studio Equipment

Unknown - Click here to ask Korissa Olson

Additional Skills

- Doing Voiceover work and singing full-time so I am extremely available and ready to work for you!
- I have an incredible ear- not only to listen to direction, but to be extremely gifted in bringing scripts to life.
- I am also a pianist and cellist
- Great sight reader and singer
- I am able to do your voiceover jobs fast and personalized
- I worked in marketing and advertising at General Mills for 6 years as well in my career and know the importance of selling the product!

Payment Methods Accepted

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

Contact Information

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