All group classes require completion of our Intro to Voiceover workshop, or equivalent somewhere else.
If you would like to attend an in-person class virtually, please click VIRTUAL PRESENCE in the sign-up form.
Audiobook Narration Virtual Class
5 Weeks - $350
Tuesdays 7-9:30pm EST
Instructor: Curt Bonnem
This 5-week class is designed to help you begin building a foundation in audiobook narration
from the ground-up. This class is 100% online via Zoom.
If you would like to sign up for the course within 24 hours of the first meeting, email email@example.com.
This class will cover the following:
What makes the audiobook industry unique to other VO genres
Home recording setup and equipment recommendations
Technical requirements for audiobooks vs other VO genres
Recording techniques and software recommendations
Proper mic placement and mic technique for audiobooks
Basics of audiobook editing & mastering
The different audiobook genres and where you fit into the mix
The POVs (1st & 3rd person) and how to approach them
Performance techniques and dealing with breaths, mouth noise and vocal health
Avoiding rookie mistakes
Creating characters and opposite gender narration
Selecting material and creating audiobook ‘demos’
From prep to production
Maintaining a recording schedule and time management
File management and organization
Finding the work – Casting sites, author outreach, public domain, working for publishers and creating your own work
Choosing the right projects and developing your portfolio
Marketing and networking in the audiobook industry
Should you use a pseudonym
Resources for further development
* All Atlanta Voiceover Studio seminars, workshops and classes are for educational purposes only and will not secure or provide
opportunity for employment in the voiceover field or representation by an agent.