This project is complete! All audio files can be found on our catalog page: http://librivox.org/the-memoirs-of-sherlock-holmes-by-sir-arthur-conan-doyle/
Gutenberg E-text: http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/834
Please check the Recording Notes: http://librivox.org/forum/viewtopic.php?p=6427#6430
Set your recording software to:
Bit Rate: 128 kbps
Sample Rate: 44.1 kHz
Make sure you add this to the beginning and end of your recording:
Start of recording (Intro)
- "[Chapter] of [Book title.] This is aLibriVox recording. AllLibriVox recordings are in the public domain. For more information, or to volunteer, please visit: librivox DOT org"
- If you wish, say:
"Recording by [your name]"
"Title, by Author. [Chapter]"
- At the end of the section, say:
“End of [Chapter]"
If you wish, say:
"Recording by [your name], [city, your blog, podcast, web address]"
- At the end of the book, say (in addition):
"End of Title, by Author."
Also, please remember to check this thread frequently for updates!
Save files as
128 kbps MP3
holmesmemoirs##doyle.mp3 (all lower-case) where ## is your section number. (holmesmemoirs01doyle.mp3)
ID3 V2 tags
(To find out more about ID3 tags, go to our wiki: http://librivox.org/wiki/moin.cgi/WhatIsID3)
Add the following tags to your .mp3 file (how you do this depends on which software you use – if you are unsure about ID3 tags, send me a message). Please mind upper and lower case!
Title: ##-[Section title]
Artist: Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
Album: The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes
Please ignore tags for Genre and Track Number - these will be filled in automatically at the cataloguing stage.
Transfer of files (completed recordings)
Files can either be posted here in the forum (link to your webspace) or emailed via http://yousendit.com to: your email address (if you use yousendit, it's helpful if you'll post the resulting link in this thread)
I have set a folder for people who can ftp. Here is the relevant info:
Another uploader...ftp.studioae.com = ftp address
LibriVox =ftp user name
L1br1V0x = ftp password (no vowels - they are all numbers)
Folder name = holmes
upload and delete password: libre
I'll need the following information from you when you submit a recording:
- your name/pseudonym as you want to appear in the LibriVox catalog, and your website URL if you like. These are only necessary if this is your first LibriVox recording.
- the file size of your .mp3 file.[/list]
Please post below or PM me.
The Text for this recording is