Van Norman

The everyday guy, easy, strong

Voice Description

Professional and sensible,
Deep and smooth,
Laid back and natural,
Enthusiastic 30-something storyteller,
Convincing 40-something salesman,
Believable 50-something teacher

Voice Genders and "Ages" I Can Perform

• Teenage Boy
• 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
• Videogames
• 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

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
• I can add special effects to any project

My Home Base

, Texas, United States

Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects

Light Southern, Southern country, Neutral

My Voice Experience

I have done on-stage work for over 15 years in voiceover, acting and teaching roles.

Character roles
(Grandfather, announcer, evil dog, narrator, young boy) Created mixed voiceovers for announcements,
Presentations
I have a complete recording studio, where I utilize several recording formats, including Audacity and Pro-tools.

My Training

I have worked with professional voice talents such as Trish Basanyi, Mel Allen, Cliff Zellman, and Bettye Zoller through private tutoring sessions.

I have attended classes and seminars presented by Voicesvoices and Such-A-Voice.

Regular tele-conferences hosted by professionals are also a part of my weekly/monthly regimen.

I have an Arts and Sciences degree, an Engineering Technology degree, and an Information Technology degree.

My Studio Equipment

My studio includes:
Sound booth
Windows 7-based computer,
Pro-tools and Audacity,
Rode shotgun mic,
Direct Sound headphones.

Additional Skills

In the theater setting, I have been assigned to work in the technical production area to set up accompanying video and audio production in addition to acting and voiceover work. I have also written entire productions.

I take direction well, and since I have been in customer service in one form or another for many years, I work until the customer is satisfied with my work.

Payment Methods Accepted

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

Contact Information

To contact Van Norman by email or phone, please click here.

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Demos
Narration demo

Commercial demo