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Latin-American Spanish speakers required for recording project



Date Submitted: 17-Nov-2008
From: Sarah Mackenzie
Subject: Latin-American Spanish speakers required for recording project
Contact Email: click here to access email
Institution/Organization: 2002 Studios

Notice: 2002 Studios is a recording studio based in North London. We are currently looking for Spanish speakers with a neutral Latin-American accent (2 male, 2 female) so that we can record their voices for a language software program.

The recording project will be 10 half days (weekdays), in two one week blocks, between December 1-19 and January 5-9. The fee paid for the project would be in the region of £1000 - £1500.

Please contact us ASAP if you or anybody you know would be interested in this project and will be available in this period.