Fred Knipe

real life, Atticus Finch, warm, wry, non-radio

Voice Description

My strength is dramatic interpretation and wry humor. My voice quality is warm baritone, not gravelly. Can do range of ages from 30 years and older. Emphasis on tension instead of hype. Am adept at difficult, technical, tongue-twisting material. I'm also an accomplished singer.

Voice Genders and "Ages" I Can Perform

• Young Adult Male
• Middle Age Male

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

• English - USA and Canada

I Offer my Services for these Recording Purposes

• Training, business presentations, sales, and web sites
• Audiobooks
• Documentaries
• TV shows and movies
• Songs

Jobs I Am Willing to Take (Union-wise)

• Non-Union Jobs

Jobs for ACTRA (Canada) signatories Jobs for ACTRA (Canada) signatories

Jobs for British Equity signatories Jobs for British Equity signatories

Jobs for Union des Artistes (Canada) signatories Jobs for Union des Artistes (Canada) signatories

• Jobs for SAG-AFTRA (US) signatories

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 can deliver edited and finished voice tracks

My Home Base

, Arizona, United States

Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects

Academic, sophisticated, stuffy, clipped, blue-collar, cowhand, crusty, conspirator, crooning, German (Austrian), French, Spanish, Russian, Slavic, Swedish and unidentifiably foreign.

My Voice Experience

Highest profile as voice talent: Narrated PBS specials on World War II and the Korean War.

One of my created character voices for commercials evolved into a career (now 15 years) in character as Dr. M.F. Ludiker, free-range savant (see websites).

As a recording artist (singer-songwriter with a number 1 country hit) have long experience in recording studios. I have a recent CD album as musical humorist.

My Training

Degrees in English and Art. Have written screenplays, copy for advertising, jingles, hit songs, and documentaries for PBS affiliate. Have also written and produced and/or edited video documentaries and a one-man play presented in Minneapolis and Seattle.

My Studio Equipment

I record with a CAD large diaphragm condenser microphone with pop filter, processed through a Behringer mixer and audio interface. Software is Audacity or RecordPad. Editing is WavePad.

Additional Skills

I have the skills and experience to help make copy more effective and do so only if asked.

Payment Methods Accepted

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

Contact Information

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Demos
Truth

Korean War

Detective

Mars Mission

Out West

Bus ride

Story

Instructions

The Bed

On The Road