Do this: Describe the following famous voices: Lauren Bacall, Richard Burton, James Earl Jones. Would you say these celebrities had good voices? Compelling voices? Attention-getting voices? Now describe your own voice. Would you say you had a good voice? If anything, what don’t you like about your voice? Make a list of adjectives to describe your voice.
Now…Did you know that all 3 celebrities I just mentioned had problems with their voices which they were able to correct? Lauren Bacall had a high whiny voice with a heavy New York accent. Young Richard Burton had a thin tinty nasal voice. And James Earl Jones, one of the most famous voices of our time, still constantly works to correct a life long problem with stuttering. These examples are only a few that prove that you can “grow” your voice,and get your own WINNING VOICE!
In addition to training the voices of hundreds of people, Charles Michel has been an actor, singer, character voice performer and voice-over announcer.
Read more about Charles and watch his video interview!
Charles is one of those rare individuals who can actually teach by example. He can demonstrate how to perform something incorrectly, then barely take a breath and do the same thing flawlessly. He is so much fun to work with!!