Earl Mirsky

Dry, midwestern, a guy's guy, cowboy, Irish

Voice Description

Dry humor, cold and calculating for sparring, smooth and debonair for classy, sharp and to the point for documentaries, fun and silly for Disney types...

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

• Commercials
• Promos
• IVR, voicemail, phone systems, and on-hold messages
• Training, business presentations, sales, and web sites
• Audiobooks
• Videogames
• Documentaries
• TV shows and movies
• Movie and game trailers
• Podcasts
• Adult content
• Songs

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

My Home Base

Chicago, Illinois, United States

Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects

Midwestern, Native Chicagoan, Whiner, Chicago Whiner, Southern Drawl, Texan, Irish.

My Voice Experience

Currently, completing an audio book "HEROmanity: 24hrs to a heroic life" publishing by Thanksgiving, 2014.

Much of my VO has been with cable access television, where I have been a regular Intro for "Artist to Artist" in Skokie, Illinois. I've also been in a project for internet promotion.

I have become a regular voice behind an orientation for the Skokie, IL Fire Department training video. The content included items such as Hazmat training, and basic topics for new recruits. The videographer has also used my voice for other fire dept. work.

My Training

Certificate in Animation/Multimedia from Oakton Community
College. Oakton was where I first had my initiation with voice over

Columbia College, Chicago
The Business of Voice Over - taught by Deborah Hermaly. The business end of the industry.

Act 1
Acting School in Chicago, taught by Gigi Buffington.
Breathing, speech, physical space, speaking, and
artistic control.

Beginning Voice Over at Act 1 taught by Kirk Johnson.
Studio work

Bosco Productions, a sound production studio in Chicago Kathy Keys Bosco taught & coached for two years. My
demo was produced by Bosco Productions in 2006.

BA, 1996, From Eastern Illinois University, with a Minor in Psychology and an emphasis in business (Interdisciplinary Studies).

My Studio Equipment

- Dell Dimension 8200 using Sonar 5 Producer Edition
- PreSonus Microphone
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Additional Skills

Hotel/Restaurant/Hospitality

I've also worked as:
- offset printer
- order puller/packer/shipper
- grocery store employee
- Jr. Camp Counselor
- Computer Lab Assistant
- Chauffeur
- Husband
- Apartment Maintenance
- Salesman
- Data Entry in a tax office
- Quality Control in a food plant
- Production for paint company
- Theater Stage/Prop Production
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I've been an Introduction Leader for Landmark Education
since 2009.

I have also taken on reading for the blind & sight impaired on CHRS Radio at Lighthouse for the Blind in Chicago.

I am an artist, graphic & fine, as well as a photographer.

Payment Methods Accepted

PayPal
• Credit cards

Contact Information

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