Intro to Audiobook Narration and Production at Home

Audiobooks are the fastest growing format in book publishing, and nowadays, most audiobooks are recorded in home studios! Whether you are an author who wants to narrate your own audiobook, or an actor that aspires to become a freelance narrator/ producer, this class will cover everything you need to get started narrating, engineering, and producing audiobooks, as well as some great tips on finding paid work as an audiobook narrator. For this class, you will need a desktop or laptop computer with the ability to download audio recording/ editing software such as Audacity (free), as well as a separate tablet OR smartphone, a microphone, a quiet, non-echoey space, and the willingness to learn.

Read more about this class on the Continuing Education blog.

  • May 11, 2023 to Jun 08, 2023
  • 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm
  • Session(s): 5; Thursday
  • Location : Online, Zoom

  • Fee: $129
  • Item #: 19697
  • Spring 2023

It gave me a much better appreciation of the necessary equipment, challenges and steps it takes to work as an audio narrator. From recording in a extremely quiet environment to the editing, there were many things I was just not aware of or didn't have an appreciation for prior to the class.

- Tim