John Benedeck

Rich, Energetic, Midwestern

Voice Description

My voice timbre range is in the upper bass, lower baritone range. I am from the Chicago suburbs and have a natural Midwestern accent. I can impersonate the "New Yorker" accent rather well, as well as some dialects of Southern and Southwestern accents. British dialects are a challenge, but believable.

Voice Genders and "Ages" I Can Perform

• Teenage Boy
• Young Adult Male
• Middle Age 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
• Songs
• Others (on-camera, infomercials, live announcers, spokespersons)
• Cartoon/Animation

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 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

McHenry, Illinois, United States

Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects

Unknown - Click here to ask John Benedeck

My Voice Experience

My background and interest is in radio performance. I have hosted podcasts and done PSAs for public radio. I have also been a public announcer for my high school and college sporting events.

My Training

I currently attend Western Illinois University for Broadcast Production. I worked at Huntley Community Radio in Huntley Illinois as a producer and radio show host. That is where I got most of my experience with audio equipment and software. My music background goes back into childhood. I am classically trained on Piano through private lessons and conservatory. I have an ample ear and can sing as well.

My Studio Equipment

I currently use Rode Procaster dynamic mics. Those go through a small Behringer mixer into a MacBook Pro with Adobe Audition. I have a mix minus set up through the MacBook in order to talk via skype to any party. The room I record in is acoustically prepped for no reverb or unwanted ambient sound.

Additional Skills

I play piano professionally around the Chicago-land area, as well as teach piano. I consider my passion for music my primary aspect in life. Broadcasting is my medium to be able to express my passion for music; as well as creating art through airwaves.

Payment Methods Accepted

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

Contact Information

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