Essentials of Voiceover Class Resources

Scripts for your current week have been emailed to you as attachments.

Click the numbered tab each week for that week’s class resources.

For class discussion and lecture

For performing in your live coaching session

Attend each live workshop if you can to be able to ask questions and hear the latest information. If you are unable to attend, click the numbered tab to listen to the workshop.

Click play to listen to workshop #1:

Editing Skills:

The first editing skill is to fix a mistake you make when voicing a script. I’ll cover how to do that in Audacity.

Skill #1: Roll and Punch—Fixing Errors.

SUMMARY: When you make a mistake while recording, stop the recording and look on screen for someplace before you stopped where there is a slight gap. Click in that gap and then press Shift-D, or click Transport > Recording > Punch and Roll Record, as shown here:

Your last several seconds of audio will begin playing. Talk along with yourself, and when the audio reaches the point you have clicked, continue voicing your script and Audacity will stop playing back, and begin recording.

Here are two videos with more details: