Lonny Schmitt

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Voice Description

Narrations: smooth and warm with good intonation for telling a story.
Commercials: Guy Next Door, Energetic, Thoughtful, Deadpan. Very Flexible, Professional, and Fun.
Theatrical Trailers: Great resonance and warmth. Able to create the mood.
TV Promo Tags: Hear the "smile" in my voice, energetic and upbeat.

Voice Genders and "Ages" I Can Perform

• Teenage Boy
• Young Adult Male
• Middle Age Female
• 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
• Adult content
• 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

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

Port Orchard, Washington, United States

Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects

Accents:
Russian, Australian, Southern, New Yorker, Brooklyn(ish), Irish, French(ish)
Impersonations: Family Guy - Quagmire, Stewie, Mr. Herbert
Characterizations: Grumpy Old Man, Hispanic Male (Cheech Marin)

My Voice Experience

Over ten years of in-studio recording and live event announcing experience. I have breathed life into copy for online tutorial websites, local and regional commercials, as well as podcasts, PSAs, and many training videos for the Department of Defense and the Department of the Navy. Other clients include Avid, Disney and Associates, and DemoDemo.com.

My Training

Marc Cashman - Commercial Workshop (Studio City, CA)
David Walsh - Commercial Workshop (Studio City, CA)
David Kaye - TV & Film Narration Workshop (Studio City, CA)
J. Michael Collins - Audiobook Workshop (Studio City, CA)
Pat Fraley - TV & Film Narration (Seattle, WA)
Pat Fraley - Cartoon Pilot Workshop (Seattle, WA)
David Vincent in conjunction with The Director's Playhouse - Voice Acting Workshop and Talent Showcase (Seattle, WA)
Bobby Sheldon & Blue Collar Voiceover / Various Advanced Workshops & Private Coaching

My Studio Equipment

I'm excited to tell you that I just completed the build of my brand new home studio!
Complete with the following:
Acoustic Systems audiometric testing / sound isolation booth (completely sound isolated and treated with studio foam tiles and bass traps)
Neumann U-87 condenser microphone with Neumann Ea87 shock mount
Gold Digger 4 channel microphone selector switching unit
Sennheiser MKH416TF short shotgun microphone with audio-technica AT8410a shock mount
JoeMeek Studio Channel VC1
M-Audio Fast Track USB II
M-Audio BX5a Studio Monitor Speakers
Q-Mic QM-50-3 Pro Mic Arm
Auralex MOPAD Monitor Isolation Pads
Cad Audio Acoustishield 32

Additional Skills

I am a former Naval Nuclear Power Plant Operator and United States Navy Submarine Force Veteran. Additionally, I have over 25 years of sales, training, and public speaking experience. My technical background allows me to be very comfortable with technical copy. My extensive sales and training experience allows me to use my voice to clearly communicate a message.

Payment Methods Accepted

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Demos
Lonny Schmitt - Commercial Demo

TV& Film Narration - The Mission

TV & Film Narration - Chimps

TV & Film Narration - Steve McQueen

Animation and Character Demo

Busby Junk Removal

Red Lobster

Disney and Associates

The Ronni and Lonny Morning Show

The Air Up There

"The Comedian" movie trailer

Food and Drug Administration (FDA)

The Bluest Eye