When you think of Tango music it conjures up so many images of mystery, romance, dark, smoke-filled bars and passionate dancers.
I wanted to convey all this in my reading so there is a degree of characterisation, imagining myself as a tango dancer with a strong Argentinean accent. Hopefully my love for this music comes across in the reading.
Voiceover style; From mysterious, seductive, knowing to fast paced, urgent, frantic.
Recorded for BBC Sport as the opening for the World Cup, this montage is about a mythical amazonian monster-snake.
The aim of my story telling style at the start of the piece is to trigger a reactive emotion in the audience so that they become drawn in and immersed in the story, willing to put reality to one side for a while.
To be convincing, I needed to sound all-knowing about something fascinating and strange a...