Skip Alan Smith

Deep, Warm, Resonant, Instructional, Story Teller

Voice Description

Deep warm and resonant rumble under the surface or explode
like Mount St.Helens; technical, medical and/or dramatic narration, instructional, Grandpa story-teller, clear, intelligent; young, middle-aged, or senior; believable non-announcer or obnoxious announcer; seductive and/or sexy. I can play endlessly with the words and love highly complicated technical, medical, automotive, engineering, and geeky science verbosity. I live in California. I don't know the "guy-next-door"!

Voice Genders and "Ages" I Can Perform

• Young Adult Male
• 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
• Training, business presentations, sales, and web sites
• Audiobooks
• Videogames
• Documentaries
• TV shows and movies
• Movie and game trailers
• Podcasts
• Adult content
• Songs

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

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 can deliver edited and finished voice tracks
• I have a music library and can add music to any project
• I can add special effects to any project

My Home Base

, California, United States

Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects

I was the George Carlin of my old neighborhood. I can be any "Geno" back in "Woos-Tah", Massachusetts in a nano-second.

My Voice Experience

I have been on the air since 1998 with KVMR FM 89.5 FM (or on the web @kvmr.org) in Nevada City, Ca. My program is called "DREAMWALK" a weekly (Thursday 10 AM-Noon) Native American themed program covering music, politics and history.
I have trained many currently on-air DJ's at KVMR in voice technique, delivery and broadcast equipment use and mixing.


Some of my clients include:
McKesson HBOC
Moduline
The Project Group
MARPOL Training Institute
Ryno Productions
Rapid Learning Institute
Gonzalez Marketing

My Training

VoiceTrax, Sausalito, Ca.
Voice Factory San Francisco, Ca.
Gary Domingeuz Productions San Francisco
Pat Fraley Characters Class at Voicetrax
Jim Crenna Improv San Francisco, Ca.
Ray Nakamoto Sacramento, Ca.

My Studio Equipment

No name dropping here.
My stuff works.

Additional Skills

SOMEWHAT RELEVANT additional skills:
I have also done on camera work:

"Code 2000" Mr Enroe Radar Films / Don Radulovic
"The Christmas Card" Hallmark / Randy Pope

IRRELEVANT additional Skills:
I retired from aerospace engineering in 1997. I was the lead senior mechanical design specialist and solid modeler for the Sequential Shunt Unit and the Battery Charge/Discharge Unit on the International Space Station. I guess you can tell by now I LOVE SCIENCE.
I can tear down & rebuild a chainsaw, Perkins diesel, or
a small block V8.
I have extensive tree climbing and rappelling skills.
I have designed and installed a number of solar electric systems for homes.
I designed and built my own solar powered home.
I am professional drummer and vocalist(3 octave range).

Payment Methods Accepted

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

Contact Information

To contact Skip Alan Smith by email or phone, please click here.

• Currently Skip Alan Smith is a Standard subscriber.
• Skip Alan Smith was last active on Voice123 183 days ago

Demos
Levi Straus Narrative

Medical Narration

The Good News Show

Variations

Characters