Maya Burghardt

Rich, Warm, Flirty, Honest, Real Girl, Truthful

Voice Description

My voice and attitudes have been described as…

Rich, warm, luscious, real.
Friendly, flirty, youthful, believable.
Quick, upbeat, heartfelt, honest, truthful.
Precise, motivational, high energy, relatable.

From narrations to commercials, on-hold messaging to presentations, I can deliver the truthful performance needed for the project at hand.

Voice Genders and "Ages" I Can Perform

• Teenage Girl
• Young Adult Female
• Middle Age Female

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
• 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

Pre-, Post- and Production Services I Offer

• I can deliver edited and finished voice tracks

My Home Base

, California, United States

Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects

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My Voice Experience


Corporate Videos & Narration:
• Universal Studios Hollywood
• Toyota
• Assurance Wireless – A division of Sprint
• Oaks at Ojai Spa
• Jax & Bones video for Costco – luxury animal bedding video

Commercial Spots
• ClearChannel K101 in San Francisco – spots for Taco Bell, Events & Adventures.

TV & Radio :30-:60 Newsbreaks (National & Regional):
• Hass Avocados
• Moffit Cancer Center
• Belvedere Vodka
• Pyrex
• Red Robin Restaurants

Public Service Announcements:
• Medimmune Flu PSA – Television PSA
• NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness) – Radio PSA

Instructional Videos, Tutorials & eLearning:
• Alphatrax Monitor (Diabetes monitoring system for animals)
• Kahlua Holiday Shipping How-to Video
• American Medical Association Podcast
• CMS (Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services) Caregiver Training Videos

My Training


Groundlings Theater – Los Angeles, CA

Workshop A/B
• Fundamentals of Improvisation

Kalmenson & Kalmenson – Burbank, CA

Foundations I / Studied with Scott Holst, Donna DuBain
• Copy Analysis & Introduction to the Kalmenson Method
• Accessing Emotion through the Method – Monologue & Dialogue Principles workout
• Voice Signature Discovery – Identity & Script Choices
• Creating Natural Characters & Attitude development

Foundations II / Studied with Scott Holst, Donna DuBain
• Monologue – The Next Level: Using multiple attitude transitions; self-direction
• Tags – Mastering speed & clarity, legal tags & disclaimers
• Signature Refinement & Expansion

Voicecaster – Burbank, CA

Intermediate / Studied with Huck Liggett
• Developing reads for retail, industrial, legal/disclaimer, infomercial & animation
• Character development
• Demo prep, market trends & prototypes

Audition Pro Workshop / Studied with Huck Liggett, Chuck Klausmeyer
• Simulated Auditions
• Attitude development and adjustments for multiple takes in an audition setting
• Individual, dialogue and group copy

Weekly VOWG (Voice Over Workout Group) / Voicecaster team
• Continued study, mic workouts, copy breakdown & analysis
• Casting director feedback on takes

Garden of Sound - Tori Hartman Studio - Los Angeles, CA

Voice Over Training with Tori Hartman
• Commercial Reads Workshop with Tori: Identifying signature, nailing the read.
• 3-Month VO Marketing Group: The Business of VO
• Commercial Reads Workshop with Rebecca Hargrove of WME
• Commercial Reads Workshop with Terri Apple

Hollywood Actor’s Studio – Los Angeles, CA

Voice Over Training / Studied with Eric Stone
• Voice range, energy levels, narration styles, voice rhythms & tempos
• Breath work
• Breaking down copy

My Studio Equipment

I have easy and direct access to state-of-the-art voiceover production studios with full and complete capabilities.

Additional Skills

I'm a natural born communicator and have spent most of my career writing, speaking and influencing others as a public relations executive. I have found that the skills I've honed in PR are directly applicable to my career in voiceover. In PR, my day is spent digesting and interpreting ideas and spinning them into fresh concepts that can be communicated effectively; then, using my voice I massage the ideas until they're so delicious, any reporter would want to tell the story. I approach VO copy the same way - I interpret the writer's vision and deliver a truthful and honest performance that is true to their concept and gives them what they want and more.

Payment Methods Accepted

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

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