Jerrold Launer

Guy Nextdoor/Cartoon Zany/announcer you trust

Voice Description

My range of voices extends from over the top zany animation and old school newsreel announcer to fun and trustworthy for commercials and infomercial call to action spots. dozens of diverse creatures and approaches to the text are brought to bear.

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
• 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 have Phone Patch in my studio
• 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

, California, United States

Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects

old man, hard of hearing, over the top Clown, Peter Laurie, Newsreel from the serious 1930's to the trusted voice that sells appliances to the housewife from the 1950'sA newsreel announcer from the 1930's, Clown Boy (an evil clown NOT to be left near any children), The call to action voice for health & wellness product infomercials, Dance/Rave VO voice of God Narr for Panasonic Groove remixing devices, Trusted voice for Laser eye clinic spots, Trusted voice for dietary supplement 30 Min Intro & call to action, a crying Vietnamese woman a gruff 1930's mobster, a complete stoner, A Downs Syndrome boy

My Voice Experience

As the owner of Sonic Arts, I have been called on to "Save the day" more times then I can recall. In radio & TV commercials, and film & documentaries I have been:

•A newsreel announcer from the 1930's
•Clown Boy (an evil clown NOT to be left near any children)
•The call to action voice for health & wellness product infomercials
•Dance/Rave VO voice of God Narr for Panasonic Groove remixing devices
•Trusted voice for Laser eye clinic spots
•Trusted voice for dietary supplement 30 Min Intro & call to action
•a crying Vietnamese woman
•a gruff 1930's mobster
•a COMPLETE stoner
•A Downs Syndrome boy
•an animated Mike Tyson
•an animated mud wrestling beer commercial director


My Training

2007–Current Los Angeles Recording School Hollywood, CA
Audio Engineering Instructor
• Advanced Pro Tools HD and Audio Post Production courses

1997–2005 UCLA Extension Los Angeles, CA
Audio Engineering/Music Production Instructor
• Expanded and taught a variety of courses in Audio Engineering and
Music Production
• Courses included: Introduction to Audio Engineering, Recording
Practice 1 and 2, Outboard Effects Devices, and
The Digital Musician

1992–1995 Berklee College of Music Boston, MA
• Graduated Magna Cum Laude
• Dual Major: Music Production and Engineering/Music Synthesis

1983–1988 Capital University Columbus, OH
• B.A., Dual Major: Music Education and Special Education



My Studio Equipment

I own Sonic Arts, A full Audio Post Facility with a vast Sound effects, & Music library. The Pro tools based facility, has recorded, edited, & mixed hundreds of hours worth of music & final broadcast programs, commercials, documentaries, books on tape, and animation.

Twice each week I also teach recording & Audio post production classes at the LosAngeles Recording School.

Additional Skills

I love to direct great talent & bring great copy to life through the performances. The relaxed vibe & BLAZING fast master engineer & editor.

Payment Methods Accepted

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

Contact Information

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