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by Algy Pug
April 30th, 2019, 7:53 am
Forum: Listeners & Editors Wanted
Topic: 1 Minute Test
Replies: 4
Views: 169

Re: 1 Minute Test

It's all good.

Go forth and record.

Cheers
by Algy Pug
April 30th, 2019, 6:55 am
Forum: Listeners & Editors Wanted
Topic: 1 Minute Test
Replies: 4
Views: 169

Re: 1 Minute Test

Hi Mark Welcome to Librivox. Your recording sounded fine and you have a pleasant voice and delivery. Volume level was good and there was no significant background noise. However specifications were not quite correct: Bit rate should be 128 kbs constant - yours was 106 kbs variable. To check your aud...
by Algy Pug
April 30th, 2019, 6:46 am
Forum: Listeners & Editors Wanted
Topic: one minute test
Replies: 1
Views: 130

Re: one minute test

G'day Lance Your test has passed the test on the Checker programme. https://wiki.librivox.org/index.php/Checker Specifications were all correct except that there was clipping on the word previously. Apart from that the recording was fine. You can go forth and record. You will find that there are a n...
by Algy Pug
April 22nd, 2019, 7:30 am
Forum: Listeners & Editors Wanted
Topic: 1 Minute Test - Goodbytes [OK]
Replies: 2
Views: 181

Re: 1 Minute Test - Goodbytes

Hi there

Welcome to Librivox.

Excellent first recording and pleasant voice.

All audio specifications are in order.

You can now go forth and seek something to record.

Cheers
by Algy Pug
April 22nd, 2019, 7:17 am
Forum: Listeners & Editors Wanted
Topic: testing..123.... testing
Replies: 1
Views: 158

Re: testing..123.... testing

Hu Susan

Welcome to Librivox

Excellent first recording.

Just one correction required:
bit rate should be 128 kbs, not 192

Otherwise perfect.

Cheers
by Algy Pug
April 15th, 2019, 1:19 am
Forum: New Here? Introduce Yourself!
Topic: Greetings from Pittsburgh!
Replies: 1
Views: 173

Re: Greetings from Pittsburgh!

Welcome to Librivox Luke.

You test recording is fine - all specifications have been met.

Now you can go project shopping!

Regards
by Algy Pug
April 15th, 2019, 1:11 am
Forum: Listeners & Editors Wanted
Topic: Please, listen to my test recording [OK]
Replies: 5
Views: 151

Re: Please, listen to my test recording

Sounds good.

All specifications have now been met.

You can go forth and record.

Have fun!

Cheers
by Algy Pug
April 14th, 2019, 7:51 pm
Forum: Listeners & Editors Wanted
Topic: Please, listen to my test recording [OK]
Replies: 5
Views: 151

Re: Please, listen to my test recording

Hi Gren Welcome to Librivox You have a sweet voice - very well read. A couple of issues with your test reading; 1) it is in stereo - it needs to be mono. 2) Bit rate needs to be 128 kbs (constant) - yours was 137 (VBR - variable bit rate) 3) Recording was rather soft - it should be boosted by about ...
by Algy Pug
April 11th, 2019, 4:22 pm
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: [COMPLETE]A Multilingual Rubaiyat - kit
Replies: 119
Views: 4740

Re: [COMPLETE]A Multilingual Rubaiyat - kit

Kitty wrote:
April 11th, 2019, 7:22 am
should be corrected now as well :)

Sonia
Thank you.

Looks great.

Cheers
by Algy Pug
April 11th, 2019, 3:37 am
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: [COMPLETE]A Multilingual Rubaiyat - kit
Replies: 119
Views: 4740

Re: [COMPLETE]A Multilingual Rubaiyat - kit

Kitty wrote:
April 11th, 2019, 3:31 am
Algy Pug wrote:
April 10th, 2019, 4:37 pm
Sonia, could you tidy up the catalogue page?
better now ?

Sonia
Thank you

It now looks fine on the LV catalogue page.

However the line breaks haven't transferred to the Internet Archive page. I don't know if reformating this page takes a little while.

Cheers
by Algy Pug
April 10th, 2019, 4:37 pm
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: [COMPLETE]A Multilingual Rubaiyat - kit
Replies: 119
Views: 4740

Re: [COMPLETE]A Multilingual Rubaiyat - kit

Cover image has been uploaded:
https://librivox.org/uploads/covers/multilingualrubaiyat_1904.zip

Sonia, could you tidy up the catalogue page?

Anyone who is interested in recording his/her own reading of the Rubaiyat should investigate this site;
https://www.omarkhayyamnederland.com/

Cheers