Perry Norton

Warm, reassuring, friendly, conversational, real

Voice Description

Warm, believable,conversational, real, non-announcery, reassuring, caring, friendly, sarcastic, professional, authoritative, instructive, trustworthy, truthful, approachable, wry, snarky

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 - USA and Canada
• French - Other

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 SAG-AFTRA (US) signatories

My Union Affiliations and Memberships

• SAG-AFTRA (US)

My Recording and Delivery Capabilities

• I will go to any designated studio in my area
• I have ISDN in my studio
• I have Phone Patch in my studio
• I have Source Connect in my studio
• 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
• I have ipDTL in my studio

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

Santa Barbara, California, United States

Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects

Midwest flat; New York (Brooklyn), Baltimore, Southern, Scottish, Irish, Russian; East Indian; can impersonate Ariana Huffington (and Lois from Family Guy). I also do ADR and voice-matching.

My Voice Experience

PARTIAL LIST

COMMERCIALS:

Ancestry.com
Mexico Tourism
Care 1st
Gallup
POM (Wonderful Brands)
Personal Creations (Red Envelope)
Target
Schwinn
Alfa Romeo
Centers for Disease Control
RMH Medical Center
KJOS Music Company
Others in regional and international markets

DOCUMENTARY:

Discovery Channel (Series Narrator)
USAID
Museum of Fine Arts Boston
NPR
USA Network
Sci-Fi Channel

CORPORATE/TECH/MEDICAL:

Pfizer
HP
Scientific Animations
Mars, Inc.
Sub-Zero/Wolf
Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu
NASA
US Air Force
American Nurses Association
Health and Human Services (HHS)
Countless medical and technical training videos

E-LEARNING and TRAINING:

KB Home
Sam's Club
Knowledge Anywhere
Oxford University Press
DeVry University Press
Acoustiguide Museum Tours
Bank Street College of Education
Alliance for Educational Development
McGraw-Hill
National Notary Association
LA County Disaster Preparedness
ICS Learning Group
Scientific Animations


ANIMATION and VIDEO GAMES:

Hasbro
Sony/Electric Farm Entertainment
Game Creators UK
Bubblegum Interactive
FrogDog Media (for iPhone)
Classics Apps (for iPhone)
Panther Productions
DoveTail Group
Weston Woods

IVR/ON-HOLD MESSAGING:

Barnes and Noble (1-800-the-book)
Steve Madden
Sound Pros(dozens of clients)
Angel(dozens of clients)
Howard Johnson's
AT&T Webmail

My Training

Professionally trained in acting, voice and music performance and production in New York and LA

Voiceover training with Nancy Wolfson, Marice Tobias, Pat Fraley, David Lyerly, Alice Whitfield

On-going study of voice over technique, script analysis and audio technology

Podcast coordination and production

Professional headlining musician in New York for 8 years as electric guitar player, songwriter and singer

My Studio Equipment

Equipment excerpted:

SOURCE CONNECT STANDARD w/ ISDN BRIDGE provided by Source Connect; Phone Patch; TELOS also available for those without SC

PROTOOLS 9
•Digi 002 music/audio editing software

MICROPHONES
•Neumann U87 AI modified by Klaus Henye
•SHURE SM7B
•BLUE Kiwi AT4033
•Rode NT2
•Shure SM57
•Samson C01U (and portable MBOX with ProTools LE and PortaBooth)

PREAMPS/COMPRESSORS
•Focusrite Liquid Channel pre amps/compressors
•Aphex 661 Expressor (compressor)
•ProTools Audio Suite

PLUG-INS include
Sound Soap
Audio Suite, Bomb Factory and Waves
Guitar Rig
Strike and Reason
ACID Pro

EFFECTS
•LunchBox
•Avalon U5 Direct Box
•Lexicon MPX-1 Digital Multi Effects
•Aphex Aural Exciter Type C2

MONITORS/INSTRUMENTS
•Roland DS-90A Digital Monitors
•Korg Triton keyboard
•Moog Taurus I Bass Pedals
•Numerous acoustic and electric guitars, basses, amps and analog effects units (list available upon request)

Additional Skills

--Animal sounds and voices
--Great laughs
--ADR/looping skills and voice matching
--SFX Library
--VO, editor and producer
--Podcast coordination and production
--Accommodate local celebrities in-studio
--Royalty-free music selection and consulting
--Copy-editing for “ear-friendliness”
--Database of foreign language voice talent
--Audio production coordination (remote)
--Voice casting
--Editing, file cleanup and music editing and supervision











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Demos
COMMERCIALS 1

COMMERCIALS 2

DOCUMENTARY 1

NARRATION - Reality TV

IVR and MOH

VIDEO GAMES

VIDEO GAMES 2

ANIMATION

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E-LEARNING_DOW

E-LEARNING 1

E-LEARNING 2

IMAGING Samples

INFOMERCIAL - DRTV

French Speaking - non-native

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CORPORATE_Financial Svc 2

MOVIE TRAILER

Fully Produced Radio Ad

News Podcast Host