Jay Borland

Character, Smooth, Fun, Beatbox, Up Beat, Serious

Voice Description

- Beatbox and create unique vocal sound effects.
- Adapt my voice for any type of recording the client is seeking.
- Fun and energetic, to serious and mellow.
- I have a wide vocal range and can sound like a young kid, to an old man, to a valley girl
- Can be a Narrator or have a Documentary style voice
- I can also imitate people and animals.

Voice Genders and "Ages" I Can Perform

• Child
• Teenage Boy
• Young Adult Female
• 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
• Training, business presentations, sales, and web sites
• Audiobooks
• Videogames
• Documentaries
• TV shows and movies
• Movie and game trailers
• Podcasts
• Adult content
• Songs
• Others (on-camera, infomercials, live announcers, spokespersons)

Jobs I Am Willing to Take (Union-wise)

• Non-Union Jobs

Jobs for ACTRA (Canada) signatories Jobs for ACTRA (Canada) signatories

• 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 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

Los Angeles, California, California, United States

Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects

east coast, west coast, southern, hillbilly, redneck, canadian, mexican, spanish, french, surfer, rocker, british, indian, middle eastern, russian, australian, and cartoon.

My Voice Experience

I've been hired as a Voice Over Talent or Beatboxer for such companies as;
- Dominos Pizza
- SAE Institute
- Red Bull
- Rainbow Media
- Shure Microphones
- Samplebase
- Sonic Reality
- IK Multimedia
- Nike Soccer
- iZotope
- Motorola
The hired work included;
Ring Tones, Radio Jingles, Live Performances, Vocal Acting, TV voice over, and vocal samples/loops.

My Training

- A human beatboxer of 17 years.
- I've taken voice over classes and improv comedy classes.
- Graduated from an audio engineering school.
- I've been a Teacher of 8 years.
- As an Audio Engineer I've worked with numerous VO talents &/or clients in major recording studios across America.

My Studio Equipment

I have a home recording studio and a recording studio I work at.
- Mac G5 with Pro Tools HD
- SSL 900
- Neumann U87 - mic
- Lawson L251 - mic
- Avalon 737 - mic pre
- Telefunken V72 - mic pre
- Urei LA-4A - compressor
- Urei 1178 - compressor
- Teletronix LA-2A - compressor

Additional Skills

Very familiar with recording studios and all equipment. I can record and edit full audio projects, from start to finish.

Other skills;
- Scratch DJ
- Music Producer
- Improv Comedy Actor
- Stand Up Comedian
- Instructor / Teacher
- Voted #1 Storyteller 2 years in a row.

Payment Methods Accepted

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

Contact Information

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