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by TadDavis
January 7th, 2021, 6:18 pm
Forum: Readers Found
Topic: [HISTORY] The Cambridge Modern History. Volume 02, The Reformation - Leni
Replies: 416
Views: 8399

Re: [HISTORY] The Cambridge Modern History. Volume 02, The Reformation - Leni

I've uploaded Section 52 for review: Just one small issue: the silence at the end needs to be shortened to ~5 sec. Currently almost 9 seconds. Thanks, Michael !!!! Will fix and get it back tomorrow. I got some feedback from an in-house critic and long-time audiobook listener (my wife) who thinks I ...
by TadDavis
January 6th, 2021, 7:48 pm
Forum: Readers Wanted: Books
Topic: [TRAVEL] Syria: the Desert and the Sown by Gertrude Bell - lt
Replies: 58
Views: 1840

Re: [TRAVEL] Syria: the Desert and the Sown by Gertrude Bell - lt

I’m willing to try my hand at Chapter 4. The Arabic names are a little daunting, to say the least, but I’ll give them my best shot.
by TadDavis
January 5th, 2021, 3:23 pm
Forum: Readers Found
Topic: [HISTORY] The Cambridge Modern History. Volume 02, The Reformation - Leni
Replies: 416
Views: 8399

Re: [HISTORY] The Cambridge Modern History. Volume 02, The Reformation - Leni

I've uploaded Section 52 for review:

https://librivox.org/uploads/leni/cambridgemodernhistory2_52_128kb.mp3

File size is 28.19mb, track length is 29m 22s.

This is certainly an educational project! I'd only ever encountered the Duke of Somerset as a footnote in my previous reading.
by TadDavis
December 23rd, 2020, 7:08 pm
Forum: Readers Found
Topic: [HISTORY] The Cambridge Modern History. Volume 02, The Reformation - Leni
Replies: 416
Views: 8399

Re: [HISTORY] The Cambridge Modern History. Volume 02, The Reformation - Leni

I have uploaded Section 68 for review (Chapter 18 - Part 2) I've uploaded Section 51 for review. Both are PL OK! Michael Thanks! In that case.... I’d like to put in a bid for the remaining two parts of Chapter 14, sections 52 and 53. I believe that I can complete both by the end of January if that’...
by TadDavis
December 22nd, 2020, 2:05 pm
Forum: Readers Found
Topic: [HISTORY] The Cambridge Modern History. Volume 02, The Reformation - Leni
Replies: 416
Views: 8399

Re: [HISTORY] The Cambridge Modern History. Volume 02, The Reformation - Leni

I've uploaded Section 51 for review. According to Checker, track length is 32:37.77, volume is 87.1db, file size is 29.9 MiB. (What's a MiB? On my laptop, it's showing as 31.3mb.) https://librivox.org/uploads/leni/cambridgemodernhistory2_51_128kb.mp3 May everyone have a safe and happy end of 2020 an...
by TadDavis
December 9th, 2020, 5:48 pm
Forum: Readers Found
Topic: [HISTORY] The Cambridge Modern History. Volume 02, The Reformation - Leni
Replies: 416
Views: 8399

Re: [HISTORY] The Cambridge Modern History. Volume 02, The Reformation - Leni

Here it is: https://librivox.org/uploads/leni/cambridgemodernhistory2_50_128kb.mp3. If this is acceptable, please put me down for Section 51 as well. Thank you! Section 50 is PL OK. :thumbs: Congratulations on your first completed LivriVox contribution! Section 51 is yours. :) Just one minor point ...
by TadDavis
December 9th, 2020, 10:02 am
Forum: Readers Found
Topic: [HISTORY] The Cambridge Modern History. Volume 02, The Reformation - Leni
Replies: 416
Views: 8399

Re: [HISTORY] The Cambridge Modern History. Volume 02, The Reformation - Leni

Here is section 50: https://librivox.org/uploads/leni/cambridgemodernhistory2_50_128kb.mp3 Length is 33 min 42 sec. At about 20:15, which is where I'd stopped and resumed, there's a notable difference in tone. I'm not aware of anything I did different in terms of setting or microphone placement, or...
by TadDavis
December 8th, 2020, 5:18 pm
Forum: Readers Found
Topic: [HISTORY] The Cambridge Modern History. Volume 02, The Reformation - Leni
Replies: 416
Views: 8399

Re: [HISTORY] The Cambridge Modern History. Volume 02, The Reformation - Leni

Here is section 50: https://librivox.org/uploads/leni/cambridgemodernhistory2_50_128kb.mp3 Length is 33 min 42 sec. At about 20:15, which is where I'd stopped and resumed, there's a notable difference in tone. I'm not aware of anything I did different in terms of setting or microphone placement, or...
by TadDavis
December 7th, 2020, 2:33 pm
Forum: Readers Found
Topic: [HISTORY] The Cambridge Modern History. Volume 02, The Reformation - Leni
Replies: 416
Views: 8399

Re: [HISTORY] The Cambridge Modern History. Volume 02, The Reformation - Leni

Here is section 50: https://librivox.org/uploads/leni/cambridgemodernhistory2_50_128kb.mp3 Length is 33 min 42 sec. At about 20:15, which is where I'd stopped and resumed, there's a notable difference in tone. I'm not aware of anything I did different in terms of setting or microphone placement, or ...
by TadDavis
December 6th, 2020, 10:14 am
Forum: Readers Found
Topic: [HISTORY] The Cambridge Modern History. Volume 02, The Reformation - Leni
Replies: 416
Views: 8399

Re: [HISTORY] The Cambridge Modern History. Volume 02, The Reformation - Leni

Being new and still feeling my way around.... I've recorded about half of section 50, and I'm wondering, before proceeding, if there's a way or a place to upload it to get some preliminary feedback/critique.... kind of a "partial first draft". (And if so, is it OK if the file doesn't yet have the r...
by TadDavis
December 4th, 2020, 3:20 pm
Forum: Readers Found
Topic: [HISTORY] The Cambridge Modern History. Volume 02, The Reformation - Leni
Replies: 416
Views: 8399

Re: [HISTORY] The Cambridge Modern History. Volume 02, The Reformation - Leni

I go by "Tad Davis". Tad is actually a nickname, but I've lived with it for >60 years at this point, so.... Here's your reader page: https://librivox.org/reader/15357 Happy recording! :) Michael Being new and still feeling my way around.... I've recorded about half of section 50, and I'm wondering,...
by TadDavis
December 2nd, 2020, 10:06 am
Forum: Readers Found
Topic: [HISTORY] The Cambridge Modern History. Volume 02, The Reformation - Leni
Replies: 416
Views: 8399

Re: [HISTORY] The Cambridge Modern History. Volume 02, The Reformation - Leni

I’d like to try my hand at Section 50. It’s my first time out. I can post a copy of my 1-minute test (available in the newbie forum, but I didn’t write down the link before I pasted it) or another sample if you would like to hear something from me first. Great, thanks for volunteering! I see that y...
by TadDavis
December 1st, 2020, 5:25 pm
Forum: Readers Found
Topic: [HISTORY] The Cambridge Modern History. Volume 02, The Reformation - Leni
Replies: 416
Views: 8399

Re: [HISTORY] The Cambridge Modern History. Volume 02, The Reformation - Leni

I’d like to try my hand at Section 50. It’s my first time out. I can post a copy of my 1-minute test (available in the newbie forum, but I didn’t write down the link before I pasted it) or another sample if you would like to hear something from me first.
by TadDavis
November 30th, 2020, 4:14 pm
Forum: Listeners & Editors Wanted
Topic: 1-minute test - TadDavis [OK]
Replies: 1
Views: 24

1-minute test - TadDavis [OK]

https://librivox.org/uploads/tests/test_taddavis.mp3

Recorded using Audacity 2.4.2 on a MacBook Pro using Mac OS 11.0.1
Microphone was Yeti Blackout USB
Up for pretty much anything

Thanks in advance for any feedback.