Narration Voice Over Demos
Narration voice over by a professional narrative voice.
Narration voice over by the voice over talent
is used in numerous and varied genres and applications. Projects include documentaries,
cable TV programs, corporate videos, audio books, tourism videos, virtual tours, audio tours for parks and museums, e-Learning courses,
video game voices, training videos,
animation, even YouTube and wedding videos.
With the multitude of cable channels today and the global internet, there are many
online voice over opportunities for narrators.
The professional voice over talent must hone his skills as a narrator,
incorporating his voice training, microphone techniques, and natural gifts possessing a
unique voice. He also needs to sharpen his acting skills. Acting ability and instincts
are critical in any type of narration in order to sound believable. The narrator needs
to engage the listener with vocal color, expressiveness, and sincerity. The male voice over talent needs
to be able to interpret the style of voice over
read that is suitable for the specific script, format, genre, and expectations of the client, whether it's an
epic read or more subtle approach.
See our partial list of narration voice over clients.
A nature documentary will obviously differ from a business training video or a real
estate video tour. Audio book narration requires a special set of skills and talent.
Fictional books (novels) in audio format require a good narrator who can bring
multiple characters to life. It takes a special talent and very flexible voice with
a wide, versatile vocal range to bring this off successfully. An ability with various accents
and dialects is often essential as well with the variety of
projects in the planning stages.
As a narrator and voice over artist, you must know your voice and familiarize yourself with the
voice overs market. Listen to other narrators, train thoroughly, and practice reading aloud. Then practice
reading some more. Recording and displaying narration voice over demos as
demonstrated above, showcases your repertoire of various narrations which is a must.