Yana Melnikova

Clear, warm, professional and more.

Voice Description

Native speaker of Russian (standard Russian dialect from St. Petersburg).
Near-native speaker of North American English, with a light Russian accent (a heavier Russian accent can be added)
Very good command of French.

Voice Genders and "Ages" I Can Perform

• Child
• Teenage Girl
• Young Adult Female
• Middle Age Female

Language(s) of Which I Am a Native Speaker:

• English - Other
• French - Other
• Russian

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

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

Jobs for British Equity signatories Jobs for British Equity signatories

Jobs for Union des Artistes (Canada) signatories Jobs for Union des Artistes (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 have ISDN 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

Pre-, Post- and Production Services I Offer

• I offer copywriting services
• I offer translation services
• I can deliver edited and finished voice tracks

My Home Base

Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects

English with a Russian / Eastern European accent.
French with a Russian / Eastern European accent.

My Voice Experience

I have recorded narratives for documentaries, children's books, commercials, e-learning and training materials, and IVR messages. Some of my recent recordings were for the following: Rosetta Stone, HP, The History Channel documentary, Dell, Adidas, Samsung, Elfa International, Oregon State Employment Department, Merck, Pfizer.

My Training

Film school in St. Petersburg, Russia.
In Canada and USA - trained as a translator and linguist.

My Studio Equipment

Samson microphone.

Additional Skills

I translate and interpret professionally in the following language combinations:
English - Russian
French -> English
French ->Russian
I have a good singing voice.

Payment Methods Accepted

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

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Training for young mothers

Medical e-learning

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