Jho Harris is a radio producer, editor and voice actor. He began his radio career in late 1978 when he became the Programme Director and Head of Music at A.R.D (Alternative Radio Dublin). In 1990 Jho joined Horizon Radio in his Native County Wicklow and was instrumental in the stations change of image to East Coast Radio.
In 1994 Jho moved away from music driven radio into the world of documentary and speech radio. In 1998 Jho set up All Points West a production company beased in County Sligo with his partner Sinéad McClure.
With All Points West Jho has enjoyed a varied and challenging career, including production work, editing, presentation and voice work. Jho Co Presented Artbeat, a weekly dedicated arts show for Mid and NorthWest Radio for almost a decade. Producing ‘A Literary Tour’ for Lyric FM between 1999 and 2001.
Jho was the editor and a voice actor on 4 children’s dramas for RTEjr Radio from 2009 to 2012. Also producing two series of A Heritage Tour on Midwest Radio, 2007 & 2008. He also co produced ‘In Humbert’s Footsteps an historical docu drama in 2009. And ‘In My Day’ a series of inserts about living in Ireland in the past which was broadcast on Midwest Radio. In 2010 Jho set-up an audio only website called, www.podcasts.ie this site champions Irish literature in poetry and prose, Irish music and Irish folklore in story and documentary shorts.
As a voice actor, Jho has been featured on award winning Advertising campaigns, travelogues, station liners and promos, narration and children’s dramas. Jho has proved his strength as a multi-character voice actor, always keeping each character separated in style, energy and substance and never losing the impression of being a different character. Jho hosts a montly programme called The Showcase on www.podcasts.ie, he is also the chief interviewer at the site chatting to poets, prose writers and musicians.
To listen to a range of voice demos from Jho please click here.
Sinéad McClure began her radio career in 1993 working as a presenter and then a producer on “Thursday Viewpoint” a magazine format live show broadcast on East Coast Radio. Sinéad was also an arts correspondants on the radio stations Arts Show and a sound operator for both shows.
In 1998 Sinéad set-up the production company All Points West with Jho Harris. She co produced and presented Artbeat which aired for almost ten years, first on Northwest Radio and then on Midwest Radio between 1998 and 2008.
Sinéad is also a writer for radio and has written four children’s dramas, the most recent production was a co-write with Jho Harris titled ‘I am Falcon’ and all shows have aired on Ireland’s dedicated children’s radio station Rtejr Radio. Sinéad also writes copy for advertising campaigns both in radio and print.
As a voice actor Sinéad has voiced many advertising campaigns, inserts, documentaries and character roles. Her popular series The Calendar Road is featured once a month on www.podcasts.ie. And Sinéad has narrated 3 children’s radio dramas for Rtejr Radio. She has the ability to change the style and tone of her voice to suit a particular role. As a writer for children Sinéad also plays an important part directing other cast members on the vocal nuances of each character.
To listen to a range of voice demos from Sinéad click here.