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Voice Coach of the Week: Bettye Zoller

July 22, 2013 by

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Welcome to the first of a new weekly series we’re calling the Voice123 Coach of the Week! For our inaugural post, we chatted with a voice actress and coach who has been with Voice123 since we started back in 2003. Bettye Zoller is based in Dallas, TX and is an expert in voice speech improvement and […]

Five Pronunciation Tips For Voice Actors

July 11, 2013 by

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We’ve all had a script before with that one word (or two, or three or ten) that we had no clue how to pronounce. It could be a medical term, a company name or even an individuals name. So what’s a voice actor to do? 5 Pronunciation Tips For Voice Actors 1) Pronunciation Guide: Ask […]

Five pieces of voice over advice you should be ignoring

July 1, 2013 by

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There is no shortage of voice over advice out there on the interwebs. From what microphones to buy to how to audition, how do you seperate good advice from the bad? We recently asked the question on our Facebook and Twitter pages, “What’s the worst voice over advice you ever received?” We discovered that there is […]

Voice Over and The Common Cold: What’s A Talent To Do?

May 29, 2013 by

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I’ve had a head cold this week. Fortunately, it wasn’t one of those butt-kicking man colds. But it was enough that the congestion affected my voice, and therein, my ability to work. I mentioned a day or two ago on Twitter that because my cold was keeping me from recording voice overs, I was taking […]

Keep it Simple & Save Your Sanity

May 16, 2013 by

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Have you ever worked on a script that initially seemed really simple to do but turned out to be way more complicated than you ever imagined? It may have seemed simple for a number of reasons. Maybe it was short, well written or was the type of read you normally excel at. Then you get […]

A Simple Pronunciation Tip

April 26, 2013 by

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Have you done this before? You get a script from a client, look it over and note several names or words that you think might trip you up. Perhaps that client has written a pronunciation guide in the script. Perhaps they haven’t. To be on the safe side, and prevent yourself from a round of […]

Not Satisfied With Your Voice Over Career? Try This…

February 27, 2013 by

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You don’t book enough work. You don’t make enough money. You don’t have any big clients. You don’t get any high paying gigs. You don’t have enough auditions. There are all kinds of things you aren’t happy about in your voice over career. All kinds of things you’d like to see changed. Let me ask […]