Rafael Cortes

corporate, friendly, guy next door,character

Voice Description

Non tiring steady voice good for commercials and promotions.
Can sound professional for a presentation or serious ads.
Can sound funny for more juvenile spots or characters.
Can be smooth and romantic.
Also good for book-reading.
I can translate from English to Spanish and vice-versa.

Voice Genders and "Ages" I Can Perform

• Young Adult Male
• Middle Age Male

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

• Spanish - Latin American Neutral
• Spanish - Puerto Rican
• Spanish - Other

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
• 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 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 offer translation 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
• I can add special effects to any project

My Home Base

, Puerto Rico, United States

Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects

Spanish Puerto Rico, Spanish Neutral, Spanish (Spain), English with latin accent, bi-lingual, Spanglish

My Voice Experience

Internet Radio Host / Announcer

Radio Commercials for various companies in both Spanish and English (Hispanic accent)

IVR (Digital Reception for phone systems) and Music on Hold Spots many phone systems around the world

Radio Station IDs, Bumpers and Sweepers for FM and Internet Radio through Latin America and Puerto Rico

My Training

ALCANCE Academy for Radio an TV Announcers - Basic and Advanced Course, and Intensive Seminar

Public Speaker seminars in Puerto Rico

Commercials Reading practice groups in San Juan

My Studio Equipment

Microphone
Audio Technica AT2020
Behringer C1 Condenser
Behringer Ultravoice XM1800S Dynamic Cardioid

Special Equipment:
Presonus BlueTube Mic Preamp
Presonus Bluemax Smart Compressor
DBX 266 Stereo Compressor/Lim​iter Gate
Behringer MDX4600 Pro-XL Compressor/Lim​iter/Gate
Behringer Xenyx 1204FX Mixer Console
Zoom H4 MultiTrack Digital Recorder

Computer:
Gateway GT5464 Windows 7
Toshiba Satellite Windows 7/Ubuntu Studio
Adobe Audition / Audacity / Cubase
M-Audio Fast Track Pro MIDI Sound Card

Additional Skills

Many of my Phone Systems customers also contracted me for their IVRs, Voicemails, and Music on Hold Promos.

My voice can be heard in many Internet Radio Stations around the world.

Work with computer networks, servers, Internet Radio Stations, PBX Phone Systems, and VoIP Telephony Systems.

Payment Methods Accepted

PayPal
• Credit cards

Contact Information

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• Rafael Cortes was last active on Voice123 282 days ago