Claud Leandro

warm, sexy, professional, smooth, mysterious

Voice Description

As a trained radio broadcaster, I have to use a smooth and professional voice on air. On stage, I have to project and vary my range and sound depending on the emotion I want to evoke. As a poet, I usually opt for an easier, fun delivery. I am comfortable with British English and Caribbean dialects. My voice has been described as "cosmopolitan."

Voice Genders and "Ages" I Can Perform

• Young Adult Female
• Middle Age Female
• Senior Female

Language(s) of Which I Am a Native Speaker:

• Caribbean
• English - Other
• English - Caribbean

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

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 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

, Brooklyn, Manhattan, Long Island, New Jersey, New York, United States

Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects

British, Caribbean, patois, creolese.

My Voice Experience

In my first broadcasting job-- I was 19 then-- my boss told me that I read the news like it was a love story, so I can definitely do sexy.

When I voiced the message on another boss's answering machine, one of his friends told him that he was often disappointed when his phone was answered by a live person because he so much preferred to hear my voice.

I have often been asked to m.c. events, both formal and informal, and I have done voiceover work for video presentations.

Overall, when it comes to voiceovers, I am adventurous and flexible.

My Training

I've had formal voice training for radio; have a Radio & Television Production & Presentation certificate from Center for the Media Arts in New York, and one from Lake Consulting and Training Agencies for Communication and Effective Speaking. I completed a course in stage and voiceover work conducted by actor/performer extraordinaire Sullivan Walker, in New York, and did an intense voiceover course with Charles Michael, well-known voiceover artist, also in New York.

My Studio Equipment

Audobe Audion, JK Audio Remote Mixer for studio and outside broadcasts, Sharp mini disc recorder, headphones,cd player/recorder.

Additional Skills

"From Home and Abroad" was a radio program I co-produced and co-presented on Air America WLIB Radio 1190 AM in New York, until a few months ago. I still produce and present radio programs for WBAI 99.5 FM New York. I am a published poet and playwright.

Payment Methods Accepted

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

Contact Information

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