Audio Services


  • Industrial/Training Videos
  • Promotional Videos
  • Video Ads/Movie Screen Ads
  • Radio Commercials
  • TV Productions
  • Documentaries

Professional Voice Rates – $50 per hour per voice* (male and female voice talent is available)

Event/PA Announcer, or Emcee – $25 per hour* Provides general informational announcements, sponsor announcements, hosts contests, and pumps up the crowd!

SOUND RECORDING: $75.00 per hour* (audio editing is charged separately – please see below)

  • Recording engineer
  • Digital sound recorder
  • Up to 6 microphones
  • Up to 6-channels of audio mixed to 2 channels of audio recorded
  • Recorded raw audio on either one data CD or as an audio file on a USB flash drive

FUNERAL/MEMORIAL SERVICE SOUND RECORDING PACKAGE: $171 Up to two hours of unedited audio delivered on client’s choice of CD media or USB flash drive. Includes Minnesota State sales tax. Travel fees may apply; please call for free estimate.

PA/SOUND REINFORCEMENT: $50 per hour (two hour minimum)*  Includes: audio engineer, up to four microphones (two hand-held corded, and two wireless), two microphone stands, two speakers, 4-channel mixer, and amplifier. Service also includes setup, operation, and tear down.

Kalton Communications has been providing high quality sound reinforcement services in Central Minnesota, for over 10 years, at weddings, and at events such as the Foley Area Chamber of Commerce Business Expo, the Foley Quality of Life Task Force Oktoberfest, and C.A.R.E. (Community Action Respecting Elders) Touching Tables for Seniors.

SOUND MIXING – $30 per hour* using Kalton Communications’ 6-channel mixer, or venue mixing console when available.

AUDIO EDITING: $50 per hour*

  • Set content, length, and sound levels
  • Extract audio from video files
  • Burn audio tracks to CD, or deliver as audio files on a USB flash drive

FREELANCE AUDIO PRODUCTION/TECHNICAL SUPPORT: $25 per hour (client provided sound equipment), or $175 per day (up to 8 hours)*

  • Sound engineer/mixer at fairs and events
  • Sound boom-pole operator

AUDIO TRANSFERS: Transfer audio from cassettes and record albums to CD (with or without tracks), and/or digital files. Prices vary, please call for free estimate.


  • Concerts
  • Business Events
  • Community Events
  • Theatrical Productions
  • Church Services
  • Outdoor Movies

*sales tax and travel fees may apply

Non-Profit organizations are eligible for a 15% discount on all video
and audio production services with proof of 501(c)(3) status.