Character Specialist, Guy Next Door, Teacher, Wry
Warm, middle range for narrations, playful for children's books, smooth for professional narrations, clear for audio books, character voices, entertaining reading aloud, include funny voices, easy listening, quirky, excited or enthusiastic, dramatic. As you can see from my photo, I am a professional Santa Claus in the Denver area, so I can do the Santa voice with confidence.
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
• IVR, voicemail, phone systems, and on-hold messages
• Training, business presentations, sales, and web sites
• TV shows and movies
• Movie and game trailers
• Adult content
• 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 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 have a music library and can add music to any project
My Home Base
, Colorado, United States
Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects
Scottish, French-Canadian, old man/woman, dramatic, hippie, Russian/Eastern European, witch, Southern/Texas twang, Santa Claus
My Voice Experience
As a teacher for 31 years I read aloud to my class various books through the years. I am a storyteller and tell stories with voices. I use different styles for different characters in a book. I can also read very clear and enunciate. I can read Shakespeare with meaning and emphasis in the right places.
I have done voiceover work for some friends who do online training.
College: Adams State College, 1976, BA, Elementary Ed
Lesley College, 1986, Computers in Ed. I have performed Shakespeare in London on the Globe stage for a class on directing.
I have attended the Professional Santa Claus School in Denver for the last three years, the last two helping Santas learn to read aloud.
My Studio Equipment
I have my own studio with the following equipment and program on my computer: Xenyx 802 mixer,C-1 Microphone, F-Control Audio FCA202, HPS3000, Ableton Live Lite 4 Behringer Edition
I was a teacher for 31 years and am comfortable reading aloud. I have done theatre and am comfortable taking direction and will persist until client is satisfied. I am not afraid to take critisism and change to fit the client's needs or desires.
As Santa, the voice is half of the persona. I can bring four years of experience as Santa to the voiceover arena.
Payment Methods Accepted
• Personal checks, cashier's checks, or money orders in my local currency
Online Payments Via PayPal
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