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Voice Actor and Narrator
8355 Austin St. 4F, Kew Gardens NY 11415 718-577-0005
Acted in radio commercials co-produced with actor Bob Dorian
(stage, TV and film, and former host of American Movie Classics). Primarily humorous
doubles, 2 years.
Commercials writer/producer/talent, WLIX radio, Long Island, 3 years.
Industrial & Web video narration: Leg Resource; SafeTveyr.
>Other VO Experience Writer and Copy Editor, Edge Studio: For several
years (2014-2018) I wrote a weekly newsletter article on a wide range of VO-related topics, including performance,
business, physiology, psychology, training and the industry. Writer/co-writer of website content. Writer
of weekly online evaluation of VO performance-contest entries (and occasional co-judge);
Editor of articles by various authors; Editor of various VO-related printed publications;
participant in VO coaching clinics.
(Including occasional commercials and presentations)
Freelance Copywriter, 1982-1991, 1994-present. Includes financial,
technical and a wide range of other subjects and vocabularies.
Edge Studio Workshops and individual coaching: (NYC, ongoing)
Voice Acting, Commercials, Promotion, Character, Doubles, Narration, Telephony, Audiobooks, etc.
Coaches: David Goldberg, Kristin Price, Jay Snyder, Danielle Quisenberry, Randy Kaye, Joe Loesch Booth Camp, Paul Liberti, Amy Palant, Eric Rath, others
Improv 1: School for Film & Television (NYC), Judith Searcy
Singing: Baritone/Tenor. Basic training from Kamel Boutros and Magdalena Llamas at CUNY/LaGuardia.
Acting (Basic Monolog): Queens College, NYC
Acting (Introductory): The Simon Studio (Roger Simon), NYC. (Also assisted George Flowers in presenting an introduction to voice-over.)
University of Illinois, B.S., School of Communications (journalism)
Various typical business environments
Humorous improvised slide show narrations, Swiss Ski Club of NY
Home studio and by arrangement with Edge Studio, NYC
ISDN, MP3, CD, DAT, Wav, Aiff
Music library, sound effects
Home studio facilities include
Neumann TLM 49, MOTU UltraLite AVB, Pro Tools 11, other DAWs
Digital recording, editing, processing, mixing
VO Capabilities include
Corporate and Broadcast Narration and Explainers. Children's Narration. eLearning. Commercials conversation. Average male voice.
Real characters. Eccentric characters. IVR/Telephony. Short-form storytelling.
Sports: Recreational tennis, skiing, baseball.
French: Rudimentary, dormant, decent accent but pretty much useless except for practiced reading.
Guitar: Non-professional. Arguably worse than my French.
Singing: Tenor/Baritone. Better than my French and guitar.
Do you have a project, question, or suggestion in mind? Let's put our minds together.
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