Pat Fraley is hailed as one of the top ten performers of all time cast in animation. He is the creator of over four thousand character voices and has produced dozens of award winning audio-books including The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, in which Fraley produced and voiced all one-hundred characters.
Fraley shares his knowledge on Voice Over Experts with his podcast lesson “Vocal Shape Shifting.” Fraley uncovers the art of letting the uniqueness of each read flow through the storytelling in a variety of voice over applications including commercials, narration, and audiobooks. In this lesson, Fraley provides real-time examples of vocal shape shifting and encourages listeners to challenge themselves and try out the art with their next project or audition.
The Voice Over Experts podcast is hosted by Voices.com, the leading voice over marketplace. The podcasts offer an on-line library of free voice acting lessons for new and established voice actors who want to refine their knowledge and skills from the privacy of their own home and at their own pace.
About Pat Fraley
Pat Fraley has created voices for over 4,000 characters, placing him among the top ten performers of all time to be cast in animation. He has produced dozens of award-winning audiobooks, such as, Adventures of Tom Sawyer, A Very Easy Death, and The Light in The Piazza. Pat produced and performed all 100 voices on the award winning audiobook, The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, which People Magazine hailed as, "The best yet of this evergreen." Fraley teaches events, workshops, and seminars on various aspects of voice over across the country, and has created a variety of instructional books and CDs, all available at PatFraley.com. He is a member of The Voice and Speech Trainers of America, and holds a Master of Fine Arts degree in Professional Acting from Cornell University.
Based in London, Ontario, Canada; Voices.com provides a virtual exchange, facilitating business transactions between creative producers and voice-over professionals. Radio and television stations, advertising agencies and Fortune 500 companies all rely upon the Voices.com marketplace to search for, audition and hire voice talents. Companies that have used Voices.com include NBC, ESPN, PBS, The History Channel, Reader's Digest, Comcast, Microsoft, Cisco Systems, ING, Western Union, Nortel, Ford, GM, the US Army, the US Government and more.