CURRICULUM VITAE

                                                                               

Personal Details

 

 

 

Name                                                                

:

Robert Sebastian Cooper

Date of Birth

:

21st March 1962

Address

:

7, The Croft, Retford Notts DN22 6RQ

Telephone (Mobile)

:

07534117670

 

Email

SKype

:

:

sebastian_cooper@hotmail.com

sebastian7266

Present Occupation

:

Teacher of English as a Foreign Language, and voiceover artist/narrator

Name and Address of Employer:

 

Giles Williams Esq

Brooke House College

Market Harborough,

12 Leicester Road

Leicestershire,

LE16 7AU

United Kingdom

Telephone / Fax

 

 

Website     

(under construction)

:

 

 

:

+44 (0) 1858 462452

+44 (0) 1858 462487

 

www.sebastiancooper.eu

         

 Qualifications

 6 Grade C ‘O’ levels in the following subjects: -

 Mathematics    Physics    English Language    English Literature    History    Divinity

BEng (Hons) Integrated Engineering 2.2 -  Nottingham Trent University, June 1996.

Post Graduate Diploma Building Services Engineering -Brunel University 15th December 1997.

Post Graduate Diploma Environmental Acoustics -  South Bank University 7th July 1999

Teaching English as a Foreign Language (Pass) -  Teacher Training International London December 1999

Cambridge CELTA (Pass) - International House Budapest August 2014

 

Education

1975 - 1978           Worksop College, Worksop Notts.

1978 - 1979           North Notts. College of Further Education

1992 - 1996           The Nottingham Trent University

1996 - 1997           Brunel University

1998 -1999            South Bank University

1999                                                   Teacher Training International – London

2014                     International House - Budapest

 

Voice Coaching

Lara Parmiani and Gravy for the Brain.

 

Professional Organisations

Stage 1 of the Chartered Engineer section of the Engineering Council on the 24th July 1998

 

Career Objectives

As I enjoy voiceover and narration work I am now in the process of expanding my work possibilities.

 

Relevant Skills

Throughout my education and employment, I have gained a sound knowledge of software packages such as Microsoft Windows, Word, Excel, plus various engineering and sound recording software packages. The experience I have gained from travelling and working abroad has given me the ability to adapt quickly to different locations, tasks and people.

I have undertaken a number of recording projects in the following fields:

1)   Audio recordings for Budapest Műszaki Főiskola, Kodolányi János Főiskola and language schools

2)   Audio commentaries for cruises on the Danbube

3)   Budapest - Audiobook - +MP3 CD - Kossuth Kiadó, 2009 

(http://www.konyvcity.hu/konyv/budapest_-_audio_books_/)

4)   Voiceover for training DVDs

5)   English language call help centres

6)   Webcasts for companies

The reference section includes two of the studios and one Production Company that I have worked for.

There following links are to videos where I have provided my voice:

 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nmQVLFXtY-A          

 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x6UZbKjPZxc&list=PL0cHLRF2F5K5JeqGGEoiOaI4yUNkrxdG2

 Below is a video of me recording a voiceover at a recording studio in Budapest

https://youtu.be/gvXZw6-ZodYy

 

 Interests

My main interests are travelling, music, guitar playing, engineering, reading and history.

References

Gramy Records 

Managing Director: Attila Égerházi 

Company profile: Part of the Gramy Group, which services include the following:

The Gramy record label,                                                

A recording- and film studio

An office for graphic- and web design      

An agency for advertisement and event management.

Address: Ráday u. 40. Budapest 1092 Hungary   

Telephone: (+36-1) 217-1121, (+36-1) 217-2300
fax: (+36-1) 218-0166
mobile: (+36-20) 933-1694  

website: http://www.gramy.hu/index_eng.html

Adam Music Kft

Managing Director: Ádám Végvári

Company profile: Sound and lighting engineering

Address: Kalauz u. 2. 1141 Budapest, Hungary

Telephone: (+36-1) 220 1322

Mobile: (+36) 30- 996-1870

email: adammusic@freemail.hu

website: http://www.adammusic.hu/

Arntroll Creative Solutions Kft

Contact:  Ailen Anna Nagy

Company Profile: A Creative Media Production Company that loves to provide fresh and exciting ideas for your visual communication. It delivers personalised and professional solutions, in all formats..

Address: Horánszky u. 13. Budapest, Hungary 1085      Telephone: (mobile)

(+36-1) 30 748 8924                                                     

Email: ajli.nagy@gmail.com

Website: http://artnroll.hu/