Melinda Roy

Girl Next Door, Playful, Bright, Character Voices

Voice Description

Whether you're looking for straightforward, bright, quirky, hard or soft sell - I can give it to you. I can sound like a smooth-talking announcer, or your nasally-challenged neighbor Bev (you know, the one who always stops to chat right when you have something more important to do). Give me a try!

Voice Genders and "Ages" I Can Perform

• Teenage Girl
• Young Adult Female
• Middle Age Female

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
• Cartoon/Animation

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
• 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

, Ontario, Canada

Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects

Southern Belle, Scottish, Irish, British (specific accents are easier than others), Hillbilly, Newfoundlander, Parisian Frenchwoman, Quebecois Frenchwoman, teenager, Valley Girl, young woman, middle-aged woman, Canadian, Californian, Brooklyn, New York, elderly woman (comical), elderly Jewish woman, Wicked Witch of the West...

My Voice Experience

My voice experience starts with an elementary school and a stage...and pretty much keeps going from there. I've been involved with theater, choir and pit band-based music (I play flute and bass) off and on since I was eight. I have plenty of pro experience as both an on-air and voice-over announcer, but my main gig for over eight years has been producing all of those voice-overs into commercials. I can give you the whole package!

My Training

Sears & Switzer Voice-Over Overview Weekend class, March of 2011. http://www.searsandswitzer.com/

Graduate - Fanshawe College, London, Ontario. Two years in the Radio Broadcasting program studying specialized courses in production, copy writing and voice work/on-air presence for commercial radio.

Graduate - Sudbury Secondary School, Sudbury, Ontario. Five years spent studying specialized courses in drama, music, fine arts and choral singing.

My Studio Equipment

Work studio available with Rode NT2 or Electrovox mics, as well as a Yamaha O2R mixer and Pro Tools.

Home studio available with Adobe Audition 3.0, a Behringer Xenyx 802 board and Rode NT2-A microphone.

Additional Skills

I can provide a quick turnaround and have access to a studio 24/7. If you require certain parts of your script to be read in French, I can oblige (regional pronunciation guides welcome).

Payment Methods Accepted

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

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Additional Information

• Currently Melinda Roy is a Standard subscriber.
• Melinda Roy was last active on Voice123 285 days ago

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Demos
General Voice Demo

Audiobook

On Hold Message