Davis Banta

sardonic, offbeat, warm

Voice Description

For Narrations, my voice can be crisp, clear, with a warm quality. Mid range pitch, a little toward higher end.

For commercials, I can do copy very fast and clear, with a high energy.

Voice Genders and "Ages" I Can Perform

• Teenage Boy
• Young Adult Male
• 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
• Audiobooks
• Documentaries
• TV shows and movies
• Movie and game trailers
• Podcasts
• Others (on-camera, infomercials, live announcers, spokespersons)
• Cartoon/Animation

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 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 can add special effects to any project

My Home Base

, California, United States

Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects

I can do variations on British (upper class, cockney), Irish, Russian, German, Australian, New Zealand. I can do higher or lower pitch, and can do a pretty good elderly male tone. I have excellent comic timing.

My Voice Experience

I was a writer, actor. and co-producer on a radio drama show that aired on the radio station KZSC in Santa Cruz for 6+ years. It was titled, The Drama Hour. After leaving KZSC, we produced three live variety shows and have worked on separate projects since then. I have continued doing sound design, including voiceovers, for theatrical productions.

My Training

B.A. from UCSC in Film and Digital Media

I took a sound design class at UCSC, for which I produced a short piece that won an 1st place in the Comedy/Drama category for the 2010 B.E.A. Student Media Awards.

I have been performing improv/sketch comedy for over 10 years now.

My Studio Equipment

Zoom H4N, a Shure Super 55 Supercardiod Microphone, and a Zoom R16 Recording Board. I usually edit in Logic Pro.

Additional Skills

Unknown - Click here to ask Davis Banta

Payment Methods Accepted

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

Contact Information

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• Davis Banta was last active on Voice123 288 days ago