what it's all about

Welcome to the website of  Martin Heckmann, German and English voice for corporate and industrial films, tutorials and educational films, audiobooks and TV documentaries, radio and television advertising as well as live presentation and literary readings. On this website you will find a wide selection of audio and video samples that you can download or listen to directly. Unless otherwise agreed, all recordings are done in Martin's own sound studio including live transmissions via SessionLink at short notice. But of course Martin is also happy to come to you.

By the way, Martin is currently working on a 12-part audiobook series of selected literary classics in German language. For infos and demos click here.

-   The new audiobook of German language philosophical texts by Martin-Aike Almstedt is also highly topical. A well-founded and eminently listenable examination of patriarchal structures of society. Listen to a sample here.

-   And meanwhile Martin has completed recordings for the 'Lauschorte' project by the Bremer Literaturkontor and the Konsonanz chamber orchestra. Listen to this!

-  And finally, July 2021 saw recordings being completed for a radio play that has been particularly close to Martin's heart: 'Die Rosen des Himmels' ('Roses in the Sky'). Sounds too kitschy? Then have a

Martin Heckmann -
The Man Behind the Voice