Dee Bradley Baker's "All to Know About Going Pro in V.O."

Making Creature Sounds

Voicing animals and monsters is great fun for me and many are curious about how to go about getting into that. Here is how I approach making non-human vocalizations as a voice actor:

  1. Making creature or monster sounds is not a matter of making “sound effects” or mere “mouth sounds.” Nor is it fundamentally a matter of utilizing vocal tricks or employing secret physiological knowledge. All that window dressing is secondary. Creature vocalizing in voice acting is first and foremost a function of acting.  It is as specific in intent, subtext and tone as any spoken performance.

2. I am now teetering how this works with this which is just fine. 

 

© Dee Bradley Baker 2017
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