John Michaelson

Elegant, Clean-Cut, Quirky, Conversational

Voice Description

I've been fortunate to perform in a wide variety of voice-over categories including:

- Radio Commercials
- Public Svc. Announcements
- Corporate & Industrial Narration

Mid-range tone.....warm low tenor, relaxed, soothing still maintaining a strong focus. Also invitingly upbeat, positive, informational and very professional sounding.

Voice Genders and "Ages" I Can Perform

• Teenage Boy
• 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

• 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
• Others (on-camera, infomercials, live announcers, spokespersons)
• Cartoon/Animation

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

• SAG-AFTRA (US)

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 can deliver edited and finished voice tracks

My Home Base

, California, United States

Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects

DIALECTS:
American-South
American-Midwest
West Coast Surfer
British (Proper)
British (Cockney)
Irish
Dutch
Scandinavian
German
French
New Yawk (Brooklyn-Queens)
Down-East Baltimorese

CHARACTERIZATIONS:
- Mid-West Anchor Man
- Southern Good ol' Boy
- Venice Beach Stoned Surfer
- Snooty Locust Valley Lock-Jaw
- Energetic Sales Trainee

My Voice Experience

Voice-Over Job History

DISEASE CONTROL CENTER - National AFTRA Radio PSA

"THE TURNING POINT" - w/Peter Jennings ABC-TV

BROADPOINT COMMUNICATIONS - Voice Mail/Phone Systems

CHEX PARTY MIX - Regional Radio Spot

LEDO'S PIZZA - National Radio Spot

MCDONALD'S - Regional Radio Spot

My Training

BA Music Performance - Univ. of Maryland, College Park

Studio Theatre Conservatory (Wash. DC)- 2 year acting program

Round House Theatre (DC) - Professional Equity Master Class

Voice-Over Workshops - AFTRA/SAG Conservatory (DC, NYC, LA)

Professional Voice Coach - Dan Gettinger (NYC)

My Studio Equipment

- AKG CK 47 Microphone

- Skype

Additional Skills

- Strong Medical & Legal Terminology

- Script Revision

- Legit Singer (Low Tenor)

- Extensive World Traveler

- 20+ years as a Professional Actor

Payment Methods Accepted

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

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