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Introduction to Voice-Over Narration

A course by Sergio Zamora Solá
Dubbing Actor and Narrator. Granollers, Spain.
Joined March 2021
, Dubbing Actor and Narrator

Discover the potential of your voice and learn to use it to communicate in any situation

  • Best seller Spanish with subtitles in English
  • 97% positive reviews (318)
  • 13347 students

Discover the potential of your voice and learn to use it to communicate in any situation



Spanish with subtitles in English
  • 97% positive reviews (318)
  • 13347 students
  • 12 lessons (1h 39m)
  • 13 additional resources (1 files)
  • Online and at your own pace
  • Available on the app
  • Audio: Spanish
  • Spanish, English, Portuguese, German, French, Italian, Polish, Dutch
  • Level: Beginner
  • Unlimited access forever

Sergio Zamora is a voice actor who dedicates his work to making movies and good books accessible to wider audiences. With 38 years' experience in the industry, he's played an immense range of characters like Freddy Mercury, Simba, and the star of True Detective. In this course, Sergio reveals how, in actual fact, a thousand words are worth more than a picture!

Dive into the world of voice acting and learn to use your voice to communicate exactly what you want in any situation. Join Sergio as you learn how to add emotion and purpose to your words by varying speed, volume, intonation, enunciation, and so much more.

What will you learn in this online course?

Course table of contents

  • U1
    U1. Introduction
  • U2
    U2. Preparing to communicate
  • U3
    U3. Practicing with our voice
  • U4
    U4. The voice in the day to day
  • FP
    FP Final project
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Start by getting to know your teacher Sergio Zamora. He tells you about his background in voice-over narration and some of the biggest influences on his work. He also shares how he got into dubbing and the positive impact it has had on his life.

Next, look at the basic materials you need for the course and then the extended format for your future projects. Not forgetting the most important tool of all, your vocal cords! Explore the different types of voice acting and learn how body movement and non-verbal elements play a vital role in your final delivery.

Train every thinkable facet of your voice by diving headfirst into an entertaining and diverse range of reading and voice acting exercises. Try your hand at sight reading with a text you've never seen before, then some descriptive and commercial narration exercises.

Sergio teaches you how to apply everything you've learned to your daily life, like avoiding redundant gestures and filler words. Then finding a body language style that naturally complements your discourse. To finish up, discover some top tips for keeping your voice and vocal tract in great condition.

What is this course's project?

Make your way through four stimulating reading and speech exercises. Start by sight reading a surprise text, move on to a descriptive narrative, a commercial text, and finally apply all you've learned to different daily scenarios.

Projects by course students

Who is this online course for?

Anyone who wants to improve their speech by commanding its wealth of nuances. Or anyone who wants to learn how to express themselves effectively to improve their professional and personal communication skills.

Requirements and materials

You don't need any prior knowledge to take this course.

In terms of materials, you need a computer with a built-in sound card, a microphone (you can use your computer's built-in one), and some headphones. It's also a good idea to print out the texts and use a pencil or a pen to mark the parts that you need to work on in more depth.


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Sergio Zamora Solá

A course by Sergio Zamora Solá

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Dubbing Actor and Narrator

Sergio Zamora defines himself as a voice actor. His work includes dubbing for movies, series and videogames, as well as commercial voice-overs and narrating the odd audiobook. In his career spanning more than 38 years, he has also worked as a TV and theater actor.

His impressive portfolio includes animated movies like The Lion King, Hercules, and Anastasia. He has also voice acted in the anime movies Akira and Bleach, and videogames like Cyberpunk 2077 and Assassin's Creed. Zamora has also worked on series such as Hannibal, True Detective, Darkwing Duck, Westworld, and many more. He provides the voices of Matthew McConaughey in Interstellar, Bradley Cooper in A Star Is Born, Joaquin Phoenix in Joker, and Remi Malek in Bohemian Rhapsody. He has also worked on commercial campaigns for brands like Nesquik, Dixan, Vodafone, Lidl, Aliexpress, Volkswagen, Mercedes Benz, and Vueling.


Content

  • U1

    Introduction

    • Presentation
    • Influences
  • U2

    Preparing to communicate

    • External tools and materials
    • The speech apparatus
    • Communicating in different areas
    • Types of speech
    • Body movement and paralinguistics
  • U3

    Practicing with our voice

    • Sight reading exercise
    • Descriptive narrative locution
    • Advertising locution
  • U4

    The voice in the day to day

    • Using our voice in the day to day
    • How to take care of our voice and final tips
  • FP

    Final project

    • Introduction to Voice-Over Narration

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Introduction to Voice-Over Narration. Music, and Audio course by Sergio Zamora Solá Best seller

Introduction to Voice-Over Narration

A course by Sergio Zamora Solá
Dubbing Actor and Narrator. Granollers, Spain.
Joined March 2021
  • 97% positive reviews (318)
  • 13347 students