Chris James

Guy next door, smooth, low to mid range

Voice Description

I offer a warm and deep voice for narrations, sexy and fun commercials and smooth and professional for presentations, promos, drops and commercials.

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

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

Jobs I Am Willing to Take (Union-wise)

• Non-Union Jobs

My Union Affiliations and Memberships


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 deliver the files by regular mail

Pre-, Post- and Production Services I Offer

• I offer copywriting services
• 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

My dialects range from the office manager to the urban hip, or street dude.

My Voice Experience

I have on camera experience as spokes person for Lee Ford Washington, D.C. I voiced national music spots for artist with Rodel Studios Washington, D.C.

In 1993 I voiced promos for Fox T.V. "The Simpson's show" through "Wingspan Studio" San Diego, California.

My voice was used for promos for a small chain of radio stations in Michigan.

Most recent I narrated Innovacon kit components, Innovacon product benifits, and Innovacon Test procedures for a new product offer by Innovacon Pharmaceuticals.

My Training

I have a BA degree in Business Administration from John J. Pershing College and the University of Nebraska.

I completed voice and commercial voice over training through Career Academy of Broadcasting in Milwaukee, Wisc.

I performed live on stage with the Shakespearean troupe in Washington, DC.

I have voice over training through workshops with a trainer to he stars in Hollywood. she provided training and workshops in San Diego, CA.

My Studio Equipment

I have access to Studio West which uses SSL 4064 E/G (70 channels)
Neve BCM10 sidecar (10 Channels 1073 MIC/PRE EQ).
Apple MacPro G5
Pro Tools HD-5
Apogee Big Ben
Digidesign 192 I/O (40 inputs)

Magma Expansion Chassis
A/D Expansion Card
D/A Expansion Card
Effects Processors
Lexicon 480L with LARC
Eventide H-3000
Lexicon Digital Delay Prime Time II
Lexicon Mod 200 Verb
Lexicon PCM80
Lexicon PCM91
TC Electronic M 3000
Roland SRV 330
Aphex Expander/Gate
Yamaha SPX 900
Yamaha SPX90
Ensoniq DP-4
Eventide Ultra Harmonizer DSP 4000
Aphex II Aural Exciter
Microphones used:
AKG C61 (2)
Audio Technica AT 4033 (3)
Audix D6
Beyer Dynamic M380 TG
EV 666R (2)
MXL 603e (2)
Neumann KM83 (2)
Oktava MC012 (2)
Rode NT 5 (2)
Rode K2
Royer R121 (2) (available for use with approval)
Royer R122
Sennheiser 421 (3)
Shure Beta 57A (2)
Yamaha Subkick

I also use my home studio with MixCraft tools and Logitech Microphone

Additional Skills

I have over 25 years of radio experience on air and in commercial production. I have served as both Director and assistant Director for production.

I have provided production for Urban, Jazz, Contemporary, Rock and all news formats.

I began my career as an editing Engineer for NBC Television and Radio Washington, DC.

Payment Methods Accepted


Contact Information

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