Heike Bachmann

authentic, accent free, sophisticated, feminin

Voice Description

Authentic, accent-free, sophisticated German as well Continental European English (World English) for educational, corporate and industrial work, museum audio tours, all ages, soft pitch, beautifully accented European English, warm, confident, perfectly aligned vocal chords for speech recognition software. My German voice can be heard in pretty much every museum in the United States as well as on Lufthansa and Continental Airlines and German language courses for Berlitz and Rosetta Stone and the German version of "Hooked on Phonics" ("Verückt nach Lesen").

Internationally active companies (i.e. Pfizer, World Health Organization, The Internet Society) seek me out for my European-style English to give themselves a global image.

Voice Genders and "Ages" I Can Perform

• Young Adult Female
• Middle Age Female
• Senior Female

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

• English - Other
• German

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

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 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 offer translation services
• I can deliver edited and finished voice tracks
• I offer voice direction services

My Home Base

, New York, United States

Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects

German accent, Continental European accent, World English, British accent, Bavarian accent

My Voice Experience

German born voice over artist with over 15 years of voice over experience in the US and UK, including video and film sychronisation, dubbing (lip synching). Experience stretches from corporate (Google, Pfizer, Microsoft, Amazon, Deutsche Bank, UPS) to political (UN) voice over work to advertisements (Cadillac, Delphi Automotive systems), inflight arrival videos (Continental Airlines) audio tours for major US museums (Guggenheim NY, MOMA NY, Frick Collection, Museum of Natural History, Monterey Bay Aquarium, Pearl Harbour Memorial, World Golf Hall of Fame etc) and clinical trials for Merck, Beyer and Bristol Myer Squibbs. In addition, animated and acted voice experience (all female voices for B'way musical "Chicago" and for ABC movie remake trailer "The Ten Commandments")
Recent highlights: German for Rosetta Stone and European accented English for award winning video game: Grand Theft Auto

My Training

Acting training at Stella Adler and Herbert Berghoff acting studios in NY. Voice lessons with Maestro Claudio Farria and Soprano Virginia Herrera in NY.
Master of Arts in German Literature and Psychology (Ludwig Maximilian University, Munich), advanced acting for screen with Mark Stolzenberg.
Accent Coaching with Amanda Quaid.

My Studio Equipment

Snowball microphone by BLUE, Garageband, Audacity - I can deliver mp3 and wav files and everything in between. I have a large public folder on my iDisc and can upload files there for you to retrieve at your leisure.

Additional Skills

highly proficient in lip synchronisation (dubbing) - perfectly aligned vocal chords for TTS (text to speech) recognition software

Payment Methods Accepted

• Personal checks, cashier's checks, or money orders in my local currency
• Wire transfers

Contact Information

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Voice for Apple TV (Airbnb Ad)

German Various Clients

German Employee Training

German Corporate Promo w/ Music

World English - European, not placeable Accent

German Announcement Thai Air

German Radio Commercial w/ Music

German Museum Audio Tour (MOMA)

Tourism Audio Tour

Children Story - Audiobook

German Pharma IVR

TV Commercial Vistaprint

English OtherBiz Presentation 4 Internet Society