Trailer, hardsell, soft, sincere, friendly
Movie trailers, Maine downeast accent, Santa Claus, comical french accent, midwest accent, old man, comical old guy. Western, tantalizing, gritty, gravelly, Warm, friendly, guy next door, seasoned, happy, serious, smooth, authoritative, energetic, crazy, sexy, urgent, genuine, authentic. What would you like?
Also, I will work within your budget. You'll get a great deal and my work is guaranteed. You like it or you don't pay (certain restrictions apply).
Voice Genders and "Ages" I Can Perform
• 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
• IVR, voicemail, phone systems, and on-hold messages
• Training, business presentations, sales, and web sites
• TV shows and movies
• Movie and game trailers
• Adult content
• Others (on-camera, infomercials, live announcers, spokespersons)
Jobs I Am Willing to Take (Union-wise)
• Non-Union Jobs
• Jobs for SAG-AFTRA (US) signatories
My Union Affiliations and Memberships
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
, Maine, United States
Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects
French accent, Maine (downeast), old man, gritty, western, gravel, deep
My Voice Experience
I have over 30 years of voiceover work experience from on-air broadcasting (currently morning drive on a chr station) and have done thousands of radio and tv ads, voicemail recording systems, on hold messages, trailers and slideshows. Recently, I have done audio presentations for web based delivery and many hours of legal lectures for a premier bar exam study program. I am also a voice actor and love to do interactives for whatever application you would like (radio shows, presentations, puppet shows, etc.). Commercial reads include car dealers, drug stores, night clubs, lawyers, hospitals, doctors offices, restaurants (selling food is a specialty), travel agencies, music stores, computer companies, tv/radio stations, Trainings, business presentations, sales, web sites, furniture stores, hair salons, concerts and more. I also do lectures, seminars, books on cd (tape), on hold greetings, web landing pages, streaming audio, corporate presentations, podcasts, phonecasts, news stories, announcements, voice acting, slide shows, Interactive content for radio broadcast (i.e. High strung joke slinger, Old man (grandfatherly with a humorous edge), downeast character (northeast US regional)) and more!. I provide royalty free music for spots (if requested) free of charge! voice acting, slide shows, Interactive content for radio broadcast (i.e. High strung joke slinger, Old man (grandfatherly with a humorous edge), downeast character (northeast US regional)) and more!. I provide royalty free music for spots (if requested) free of charge!
I'm a featured artist on Sonokinetic's Trailer Voice app for iPad: http://www.sonokinetic.net/apps/trailervoice/
I have countless hours of study in seminars (Dan O'Day, Gary Owen, etc) and am a member of the RAB through my radio station's corporation. Have attended NAB seminars and read extensively on copy writing/delivery techniques.
My Studio Equipment
Neumann TLM103 Condenser, Rode NTG-3 Shotgun and EV RE20 Dynamic (broadcast standard)
Universal Audio LA-610 Mk II pre-amp / channel strip
Focusrite ISA430 MKII Producer Pack
Aphex 230 Master Voice Channel Processor
Adobe Audition 3.0
JK Audio Broadcast Host phone patch
M-Audio 1010LT Sound Card
I am well versed in creating vocal effects, audio editing and audio enhancement (noise reduction, etc). Also can create musical image using an extensive royalty free loop library.
Payment Methods Accepted
• Personal checks, cashier's checks, or money orders in my local currency
Online Payments Via PayPal
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