Taff has been voicing for a living since 1994. He actually started out as a character voice but has since found ‘his own voice’.
Taff has become a trusted communicator on behalf of companies and organisations all over the world – Mercedes Benz Vans, Acorn Stairlifts, LG phones, FIFA, even Iron Maiden.
His age style is probably 30 – 60; clear, truthful, relatable, and informed. Taff can voice in neutral RP/English or make use of his original South Wales accent.
Esmono booth, Neumann M147, Focusrite ISA One pre, fed via a Mackie mixer straight into the ISDN or pc for Source Connect Now or Adobe Audition.
Taff has lived in England since he was 8, and his ‘normal’ voice is unaccented English. About 15% of Taff's work utilises his (original) S Wales accent.
We're splitting our sides laughing at Darren - which is just as well as he's a brilliant impressionist!Britain's Got Talent Darren Altman is already a well established voice over artist on Great British Voices having appeared on huge TV and radio commercials for brands such as ESPN, X-Box, BBC Radio 1, BBC Radio 4, BBC Radio 1, NBC, ITV, The Discovery Channel, The History Channel, Intel, Big Brother, Subway, Jaguar, Virgin Mobile, EasyJet, Playstation, Amazon.com, Nintendo Wii, Tressemé, Firefox, NHS, British Telecom & Marks & Spencer. Nuff said. You can listen to his talents on the site here. However, Darren was given the opportunity to take part in Britain's Got Talent this year and you can look at some edited highlights of the shows below and see how he can keep an audience entertained as well as gripped behind a microphone! Jeremy Clarkson, Boris Johnson, Gok Wan, they're all there - larger than life! There are few acts that can bring an audience to it's feet and Darren managed this with 4 of the hardest audience members in Britain! Their praise was unanimous:
Of all the years we’ve had impressionists on this show, I genuinely think this is the best and most original act we’ve had. Absolutely hilarious Darren, a million percent yes!Simon Cowell
Very simple, brilliantly funny from start to finish. Every impression was spot on. It was a faultless audition; I’m very excited about you.Alesha Dixon
What I loved about this act was that it was really intelligent and different. I loved the way each voice morphed into the next.Amanda Holden
It was brilliantly funny from start to finish and a lot of those impressions I’ve never heard people do before. I’m excited about what you’re going to do next.David Walliams Darren was then asked to present the National Lottery for BGT and we've included a clip of this in the demo, so if you need a personality that can add a real dose of humour and fun to any event of video we'd like to hear from you! For more information on Darren for either live or voice work just call Jane Farnham at Great British Voices 01753 439 289 now.
Smooth, authoritative, but friendly and passionate. Rory has a very clear, natural voice and is able to breathe life and understanding into the most complicated and technical subjects – ideal for corporate presentations or explainers. He also has a huge range of character voices, covering accents from Lands End to John O’Groats, and all 5 continents.
Rory is...versatile with an innate instinct for lifting characters off the page. What’s more is that he has a magical ability to always make himself available – even at short notice!
ALLY LANG – Station Sound Producer, BBC Radio 2.
Prima LT ISDN, RODE NT2A mic, Focusrite 6 pre-amp, Behringer compressor.
British-Italian Lara Parmiani has been one of the best known voices on Italian TV for the last 20 years, and more recently on British and American TV. She's voiced world-wide campaigns in English with "European", British and Italian accent as well as countless campaigns for the Italian market.
Lara speaks standard Italian with no regional accents and European English. She also speaks RP English. Her unique versatility reflects in her extended range (teens to mid 30s), and ability to change style, pace, accent and mood according to the client's requests - whether is corporate narrations, sensual upmarket adverts or young and hip promos.
Lara's talent for characterizations (she's dubbed hundreds of Japanese Anime) makes her also ideal for videogames, audiobooks and cartoons. She's the voice of audioguides for museums such as the National Gallery, the Van Gogh Museum, The British Museum, Tate Gallery, Statue of Liberty and Louvre.
Her corporate clients include Microsoft, IBM, European Commission, Zara, Nike, Canon, Salesforce, Apple, Microsoft, Dreager, Hilton, Tony and Guy, Marriott Hotels, Dell, Blackberry, BMW, Mercedes, Discovery Channel, Rai, Swiss TV, Channel 4, San Paolo Audiovisivi, Sky. Her commercial campaigns include Nike, Ethiad, Bubble Witch, Papa Pear Saga, Candy Crush Saga, Kayak.com, Mytable.it, Sketchers for girls, Fantasy Britney Spears, Napolina Pasta, Fila, Victoria Milan, Kit Kat, Omnitel, Plasmon, Gas, Nintendo, Lenor, Levi’s, Nike, Parmalat, Tim, Wind, Lip, Pentel, Silkepil, Guy Mattiolo, CocaCola, Fanta, Pringles, Vodafone, Shell, L’Oréal, Pinko, Ferrero, Martini, Procter and Gamble, Banco di Padova, Esselunga, Infasil, Barbie, Mattel toys, Giochi Preziosi,Toys R us, MaxMara, Kinder, Clearasil.
She's voiced videogames and cartoons and is an expert lip syncher having "dubbed" countless of TV series. Lara works from her fully equipped studio, running Pro Tools, but is also happy to travel to any studio within Greater London.
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"Lara is simply "fantastica"! She get's it, provides great service, clearly is a great voice over actress, and delivers high quality voice over recordings to my Chicago studio from London."
-DAVID STEELE | PRODUCER | EKOMEDIADESIGN, CHICAGO
"Lara is always my first choice. She's quick, professional, and has the experience to produce professional quality voice-over audio any and every time asked. She's the best!"
-ALISTAIR SIM | AUDIO ENGINEER | METRO AUDIO AND VIDEO, NY
“Lara has been recording for us for many years to the great satisfaction of both my clients and myself. Her professionalism is second to none in all respects and her voice is of course
-“TOP”” DANIEL PAGEON | AUDIO PRODUCER, AGENT and DIRECTOR | LONDON
"Lara is a great actress and as a result, her voice is extremely versatile. I've worked with her on a wide range of audio tours and she's always exceeded our clients' expectations!"
-MIRIAM VACCARI | PRODUCER | ANTENNA AUDIO
"Lara’s range and her professional attitude are outstanding. We have total confidence in her ability to meet clients’ requirements."
-JENNY MORRIS | HEAD OF VOICE OVER DEPT | VOICE & SCRIPT INTERNATIONAL
Joe is an extremely versatile Scottish voice-over artist with a fantastic ‘can-do’ attitude that will get you the results you need for your project.
From calm and assuring for eLearning reads; to lively and energetic for commercials – Joe has the ability to bring any script to life with his varied range of voice-over styles.
Joe has has lent his voice to ITV, Cartoon Network, Sky and many more. He also reads on audio-books and other non-broadcaster media including explainer videos and public announcements.
Voice age range from 18-65 with a natural west coast Scottish accent.
IpDTL+, ISDN, MP3, WAV or any other standard audio format to your technical specification. ISDN: CDQ Prima 120 Mixer: Peavey PV14 Compact USB Mixing Console w/Built-in DSP Effects Processor Mic: AT4033a/SM
Ian is a professional British voice over artist and has been in the industry since the early 90's. He has a bright, clear and fresh sound perfect for commercials, audio books, corporate videos and promotional material.
Ian is based in Minnesota, USA and has a home studio with sound booth for fast and professional audio production. He has an extensive broadcast background presenting mainly live shows for both radio and television in the UK and US.
Microphone MXL 770 Condenser Microphone Windows XP Professional with Adobe Audition All formats including wav, mp3, aiff Source-Connect Now with 128kbps audio Skype, UK and USA Phone Patch Focusrite Scarlett 2i2 Audio Interface
3M, British Petroleum, Toyota, Heart FM, LeasePlan Go, Ministry of Defence, Sky News, Wave 105 FM, Theradome, Trustpilot, Mobile Sleep Doc, Mercer Training, Home Halo, British Airline Pilots Association, The Sun Newspaper
Anthony delivers truth, honesty and integrity. His voice is authentic, natural and persuasive.
With well over 20 years behind the microphone you can also be sure that he will deliver exactly what you need from his state of the art studio in in Berkshire. Anthony has worked in studios for over 30 years, beginning his career working for Elton John in the UK's very first digital studio. He is an experienced producer as well as voice over, and has a background that includes working within the advertising industry, so he "gets" it. He instinctively knows what you and your client require and can deliver it in any format you need.
"...a unique voice and style of delivery that is both conversational and persuasive. He has a great work ethic, takes direction well and always goes the extra mile to deliver for his clients."
-Peter Dixon ("Voiceover Man" - The X Factor, Britain's Got Talent)
"Besides having some of the best reels I have heard in a long time, Anthony is a real professional. He just instinctively “gets” what you are looking for and delivers it. He also takes direction with unfailing good humour and the enthusiasm of a man who genuinely loves what he does. Great to produce."
-Hugh Edwards - High Score Productions (FIFA 12, Harry Potter for Kinect, Iron Man 2)
CAD Equitek E100s Arbico silent PC with Intel Core i7 32gig RAM running Cubase 7 with Waves Audio Platinum Presonus USB Audiobox - silent audio interface. Yamaha HS 50M Studio Monitors Source-Connect
Greg is a professional, versatile voice-over artist with over 25 years experience in the UK, Europe, Africa, Australia and the UAE.
Greg's voice ranges from rich, smooth, powerful, edgy, sardonic, deep, hard-sell, shouty, movie-trailer and quite chocolate-like - all the way through to light, fluffy-bunny, quirky, cynical, sarcastic, emotive, monotone, 50’s “Pathe News”, empathetic, Monty Python and Micky Mouse - he can also “do” Australian and some American accents as well as “cartoon-like” voices if required.
Greg is available for “live/directed” sessions via ipDTL (direct and by dialling into an ISDN codec), Source-Connect and SKYPE (direction).
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After leaving University with a media production degree, Simon was keen to kick start a career in broadcasting. His first job was traffic and travel reporter for BBC local radio in Manchester where he also did a stint producing the drive-time show. From there his flair for production led him into commercial radio, producing and voicing station idents for Juice fm in Liverpool and then setting up the creative commercial production hub for Forever Broadcasting.
The demand for Simon's voice grew and in 2010 Simon made the leap to full time voice artist, securing many successes including Vimto TV commercials and national radio advertising campaigns (he's currently the voice of Myprotein.com on Sky Sports and Muc-off for ITV).
Simon is a very versatile talent and is popular with youth brands and anybody wanting to give their sound that cool and smooth edge, he's native Mancunian but can adapt well to a neutral style. When he's away from the studio Simon enjoys running, cycling, Am Dram and is actively involved with animal charities.
Studiobricks isolation booth - Mackie ONYX 1220i mixing desk - imac running Logic pro - Apogee Ensemble convertors - Neumann TLM 103 mic - Gem Sculptor pre amp - Prima LT isdn codec. As well as ISDN sessions Simon can upload audio via FTP or be recorded via Source Connect, ipDTL and Cubase Performer
Stefan is a Swedish male voice over talent for all types of media presentations.
He has been working professionally in the voiceover industry for 15 years with clients in 20+ countries around the world. He works from his own studio and records Swedish voiceovers for a wide range of applications: Technical and medical narration, Corporate information videos, E-learning, TV and radio commercials, Website advertising, Infomercials etc
If the original is in english, Stefan will make a quick short translation free of charge.
You can direct the recording online via SKYPE or Phone Patch and he has iPDTL, Session Link Pro and Source Connect for live recording.
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