GR Snow

Professor, British Accent, Opera Singer, accents

Voice Description

Villain voices, light and humorous, dry and professional/boring professor, excellent at pronouncing complicated words and reading science books/medical and technical journals, singing in any style from opera to country western, can portray variety of characters including warm and supportive for projects educating about rape, sexual or psychiatric problems, sexy and flippant, "gay" stereotype voices. Trained singer with master's degree in vocal performance; trained speaker and lay preacher. Dramatist and actor.

Voice Genders and "Ages" I Can Perform

• Teenage Boy
• Young Adult Male
• Middle Age Male
• Senior Female
• 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
• Documentaries
• TV shows and movies
• Movie and game trailers
• Podcasts
• Adult content
• Songs
• 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

Pre-, Post- and Production Services I Offer

None

My Home Base

, Illinois, United States

Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects

African-American, Southern US dialect, Irish-accented English, Spanish, German, French accents. Animal voices for children's projects (deep bass bear, Scottish Scots-terrier, nasal goose, snooty British-accent fox, squeaky squirrel). Supernatural being voices or vocal effects for fantasy monsters or quasdi-human figures (e.g. Balrog in Lord of the Rings, White Witch in Lewis's Ther Lion, The Witch, and The Wardrobe).

My Voice Experience

An actor in "Babes In Toyland", "Annie", "Arsenic and Old Lace", "The Foreigner", "Mr. Lincoln's Moon", and "Purlie Victorious", a dramaturge for the Greater Chicago Opera Guild, a trained lay preacher, a paid recorder of science books and pre-med texts for visually impaired students (this actually was my work-study job), a recorder of literature for the learning disabilities department of my junior high (I used accents and voices to portray all characters in "Lilies of the Field" including the African-American man and the German nuns), and a customer service manager doing telephone and in-person customer contacts and being told I should be in radio at almost every turn.

My Training

M.M. Vocal Performance, American Conservatory of Music, Hammond, IN--November 2009
B.A. Religion/Music, Illinois Wesleyan University, Bloomington, IL--May 1986 (vocal minor)
Artistic Director/Dramaturge, Greater Chicago Opera Guild
Operatic Basso, Soloist and Chorister, for operas (AIDA, CARMEN, DON CARLO, ERNANI, FORZA DEL DESTINO, IL TROVATORE, LE NOZZE DI FIGARO, LUCREZIA BORGIA, POLIUTO, SAUL OF TARSUS) and oratorios (ELIJAH, GOSPEL MASS, MASS IN G, THE MAGI, MESSIAH, SEVEN LAST WORDS OF CHRIST, ST. PAUL)
Singer with Chatham Choral Ensemble, Grant Park Symphony Chorus, Chicago Choral Ensemble, DuPage Opera Theatre, da Corneto Opera, Schuyler Singers, Classic Act Choral Ensemble

My Studio Equipment

I can digitally record voice and e-mail this or record it on a thumb drive or CD/DVD. However, I have very little in the way of audio engineering equipment or knowledge.

Additional Skills

I am an excellent writer and a prodigious reader with an extensive vocabulary. I have experience teaching and lecturing in music and delivering sermons. I am trained as a falsettist as well as using my naturally basso chest voice. I have written sermons and write an annual music/worship related column for my church newsletter; I was editor-in-chief of the school newspaper in high school and wrote a fraternity alumni newsletter in college. I wrote extensive descriptions of sale items for annual catalogs and sale flyers for a music company, designed and wrote copy for weekly e-mail "blasts" and descriptions for a website for a music merchandise company. I have attended writing courses at University of Wisconsin/Madison.

Payment Methods Accepted

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

Contact Information

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