Crisp, concise, but can be quirky. child's, witch,
Can change voices for audio books or children's presentations. From child to grumpy old voice.
Speak fluent Italian, french and Spanish and can read in these languages.
Please note, I have used these languages frequently as a tour-escort and have had no problem with the accent EVEN though it is not 'native'
My voice can be deep and also high-pitched as required.
Can be throaty and sexy for specific commercials or smooth for narration
Voice Genders and "Ages" I Can Perform
• Teenage Girl
• Young Adult Female
• Middle Age Female
• Senior Female
Language(s) of Which I Am a Native Speaker:
• English - British
I Offer my Services for these Recording Purposes
• Training, business presentations, sales, and web sites
• 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
My Home Base
, New York, United States
Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects
Can also speak and read fluently in Italian, french and Spanish even though it may not be 'native' speaking.
Nursery rhymes with different voices for each character.
Can sing-belong to a choir-am soprano so any singing commercial would be fun.
I refer to my speaking voice now as 'transatlantic' as some americanism has crept into my british accent.
My Voice Experience
My first class was in 2002 after the 9/11 tragedy wiped out most of my previous jobs in tour escorting in several languages.
But it was always something i desired to do. This was at the School of Film and TV.
Thereafter to AAA Voice Productions where I took series of lessons from Jen Duckworth and still have an occasional class.
My Commercial demo was made in 2010.
A singing CD made in 2008.Uploaded/
I used to sing on my tours, and now it is basically in my Church Choir Concerts, etc. And also on Dance showcases.
My VO demo has been sent out to the agents I already deal with for other items, mainly commercials.
mY NEW DEMOS HAVE BEEN UPLOADED FOR
AUDIO BOOKS--fiction, non fiction,children's stories.
Also for Corporate
I am listed with several VO Agents.
School In Surrey England
Teachers Training at Maria Assumpta, Kensington Square, London (affiliated with University of London.
Took further studies at San Francisco state College, and then In NYC at Hunter College-languages as Major.
Travel took over as I joined Airlines and then tour escorting with languages.
Started performing arts in 2001 when most of my work lost due to 9/11
At School for Film and Tv studied Drama, Monologues, Comedy, Voice Over,
basics of Film and TV. Commercials.
Also have taken various workshops for Commercials (Angela Mickey from (Lewis agency)
Cold Readings, Lee kelley
Seminars by Brian O' Neill
Various at 'THE NETWORK'
mARKETING VO DAN DUCKWORTH.
My Studio Equipment
Have Meteor Mike by Samson-small for travel purposes.
Use Audacity for editing.
Will have Snowball Blue for NYC when staying put.
As a teacher, was successful. Children usually ahead of the syllabus. Parents complimented..
Biggest success was the school in Rome where i ran the Christmas Concert single-handed for the whole school, using all children there. believe it or not got permission from the American embassy to use their Concert hall there.
Things were different then!
Am therefore used to children, and also all different ages and classes of adults with the tours i ran.
Have travelled a great deal and am adventurous in spirit.
As noted heretofor, am conversant in English, french, italian and spanish (south american accent)
Payment Methods Accepted
• Personal checks, cashier's checks, or money orders in my local currency
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