Sophisticated, Precise, Cultured
An elegant British female voice.
Refined, clear, yet versatile: moves effortlessly from intimate, silky-smooth, to authoritative and professional, to humorous and quirky characters.
Clear and informative: ideal for documentaries, audio guides and online learning.
Business-like and authoritative: suitable for corporate videos presentations and technical guides.
Light, friendly and believable: ideal for upbeat commercials.
Soft, smooth and seductive: perfect for those soft sell commercials.
Voice Genders and "Ages" I Can Perform
• Middle Age Female
• Senior Female
Language(s) of Which I Am a Native Speaker:
• English - British
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
• 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
• 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
• I can add special effects to any project
My Home Base
, United Kingdom
Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects
British accent – naturally RP.
Devonshire, Essex, London, Northern (generic).
elderly and middle-class ladies, aristocratic / posh to working class, from vague & dotty, to confident & bossy, to weird witches.
Animals, children & inanimate objects for animation / cartoons and gaming.
My Voice Experience
My voice experience includes:
VO: Theatre Announcements: including promotions, pre-show front of house information and instructions and emergency evacuation instructions.
VO: Online learning English language business courses, including for Magna Carta College, Oxford.
VO: IVR and telephone messaging services.
Live readings: literary readings at various events and festivals.
Acting: from student theatre in the past, to semi-professional theatre now, including Shakespeare, with the Oxford Theatre Guild.
Radio Presenter and Technical Operator for Radio Cherwell, Oxford. Live and recorded programmes, podcasts and news broadcast.
Voice over training:
Gravy for the Brain - Voiceover for Beginners course.
Gary Terzza VoMasterclass.
London Academy of Radio, Film & TV.
Acting & Singing:
Numerous drama workshops, including breathing techniques and projection.
Regular Singing lessons - operatic and musical styles.
Wide variety of writing workshops, including journalism, travel writing, prose, poetry, radio drama and screenwriting.
Creative writing diploma at Oxford University.
My Studio Equipment
Rode NT1-A microphone, with Focusrite audio usb interface.
Software: Adobe Audition cc & Garageband.
Access to fully equipped recording studio in Oxford with sound engineer.
A broad experience in my working life and learning, enables me to speak authoritatively about many varying subjects:
Extensive experience in areas of dance (including historical), acting and theatre.
Knowledge and experience in the adult care services and hospital care.
Business knowledge and experience in areas of start-ups, management, finance, marketing, health and safety and scientific research.
Teacher of business English with experience in a wide variety of fields, including the energy, telecom and insurance industries.
Teaching English as a foreign language and English pronunciation has given me a sound knowledge of the language and how it should sound.
Writing - from creative fiction to journalism - has developed my copyrighting skills and working to tight deadlines.
Payment Methods Accepted
• Credit cards
• Personal checks, cashier's checks, or money orders in my local currency
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