Tim Nelson

authoritative, announcer light, calm, tech, smart

Voice Description

Authoritative, relaxed, guy-next-door, smart-but-teasing, trustworthy, enthusiastic and warm for commercials.

Warm, deep, relaxed, familiar and inviting for narrations.

Professional, knowledgable, trustworthy, authoritative and tech-savvy for presentations.

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
• 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)
• Cartoon/Animation

Jobs I Am Willing to Take (Union-wise)

• Non-Union Jobs

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 have a music library and can add music to any project

My Home Base

, Washington, United States

Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects

Western American, Southern American, Redneck, Hayseed, Upper Class Englishman, Cockney, German, Schwartzenegger Austrian, Pepe Le Pew French

My Voice Experience

I am professionally trained in a variety of voice and theater settings. I have studied with David Goldberg of Edge Studio and Susan Berkley of the Great Voice Company. I have studied with Seattle voice-over artist Gin Hammond for two quarter-long classes and been trained in studio work by her.

I have played many parts in a standard American accent as well as in specialized accents such as British, German, Southern American, and Canadian.

Performed variety of voices in Librivox productions including Cousin Sid in dramatic reading of Tom Sawyer.

Played lead male role of Father Flynn in John Patrick Shanley's Doubt, Joe in Arthur Miller's All My Sons, Narrator in The Freud/Jung Letters, Dr. Menard Boss in Heidegger.

My Training

I am professionally trained in a variety of voice and theater settings. I have studied with David Goldberg of Edge Studio and Susan Berkley of the Great Voice Company. I have studied with Seattle voice-over artist Gin Hammond for two quarter-long classes and been trained in studio work by her.
I have studied Voice Over and Theater at Freehold Productions in Seattle. I am currently participating in an advanced voice over class at Freehold.
I have been involved in theater productions as an actor off and on throughout my life.
I have developed my voice skills in years of making presentations in workshop settings as well in being a classroom teacher.
I have an M.A. from Johns Hopkins and a B.A. from the University of Washington. I am an excellent communicator. I was a journalist with the Economist magazine and have made dozens of presentations in workshop presentations.

My Studio Equipment

I have created my own home studio using Auralex Studiofoam as well as Singer sound barriers resulting in a perfect space for voice recording. I use a Marshall MXL 2003A condenser microphone with a vented pop filter. For an audio interface I use the excellent RME Babyface. Rounding out my studio I have a Euro Boom telescoping mic stand and Sennheiser HD 280 Pro headphones. I use Twisted Wave audio editing software and sometimes Reaper audio editing software.

Additional Skills

I am well-educated, well-traveled, and knowledgable about the world. I have a great sense of humor, but also a serious sense of purpose about my work. I will provide my clients my expertise and diligence to produce excellent results.

Payment Methods Accepted

PayPal
• Credit cards
• Wire transfers

Contact Information

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• Tim Nelson was last active on Voice123 217 days ago