COMPLETE - Short Story Collection Vol. 010 - SW/tc

Solo or group recordings that are finished and fully available for listeners
thistlechick
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Post by thistlechick » January 2nd, 2007, 6:18 pm

This collection is complete and available on the catalog page here:
http://librivox.org/short-story-collection-010/


Short Story Collection Vol. 010

Please select and record any short story (fiction or short essay) in the public domain. Try to stick to works that run less than 60 minutes, but we're flexible. You are welcome to contribute as many as you wish, and there is no need to "sign-up"...if the work is clearly in the public domain, just start recording. Multiple versions are always welcome, so don't worry whether someone else has recorded your selection already; we're happy to hear your version too =)

After 10 stories are submitted, we will collect them, catalog them, and make them available to the public.

Recording Notes:
  • Begin your recording with the standard Librivox Disclaimer: "This is a Librivox recording. All Librivox Recordings are in the public domain. For more information or to volunteer, please visit Librivox.org"
  • Say: "[Story Title], by [Author Name]"
  • At end, say: "End of [Story Title], by [Author Name]"
  • Please leave 5 seconds of silence at the end of your recording
  • Basic Recording Guide: http://librivox.org/wiki/moin.cgi/NewbieGuideToRecording
File Format: 44100Hz, 16-bit, 128kpbs, MP3

File Name: (lower case, with words separated by underscores):
story_title_authorlastname_readersinitials.mp3 (i.e. pigs_is_pigs_butler_blb.mp3)

ID3 Tags:
  • Title/Name: [Story Title] (i.e. Pigs is Pigs)
  • Artist: [Author Name] (i.e. Ellis Parker Butler)
  • Album: Librivox Short Stories Vol. 010
How to submit your story:
  • If you have your own server space, you may simply post a link to your completed file in this forum
  • Or email it to yourself via http://yousendit.com or
    http://www.mediafire.com/ and post the link to the file in this forum
  • If you can't get either of these options to work, PM me and I can give you a hand.
Please post the following with your file:
  • Source from which you read (i.e. Gutenberg etext url)
  • Your name as you would like it to appear on the catalog page.
  • URL of your homepage if you have one you would like linked to your name on the catalog page.
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Stories included in this Collection can be found here until cataloging:
http://betsie.info/librivox/stories_010/



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(PLC = Proof-Listening Complete)
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arctura
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Post by arctura » January 3rd, 2007, 10:48 am

My submission:

The Student, by Anton Chekov (translated by Constance Garnett)

Text URL: http://classicreader.com/read.php/sid.6/bookid.393/
MP3 URL: http://www.mediafire.com/?5yzf2xm2dnk

thistlechick
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Post by thistlechick » January 3rd, 2007, 4:41 pm

Thank you arctura =)
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westwinds12
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Post by westwinds12 » January 5th, 2007, 6:09 pm

The Snail and the Rose Tree
Hans Christian Andersen
time:00:05:59

File:
http://download.yousendit.com/8F72D2CF094DC4CA

Source:
http://www.gutenberg.org/etext/18604

Westwinds12

thistlechick
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Post by thistlechick » January 5th, 2007, 6:14 pm

Westwinds12, more thanks!
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lolarusa
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Post by lolarusa » January 5th, 2007, 10:52 pm

I've made a recording of The Yellow Wallpaper, by Charlotte Perkins Gilman. The file can be found at http://www.yousendit.com/download/L2ZItzM%2B4oB5TA%3D%3D

It is Project Gutenberg text #1952:
http://www.gutenberg.org/dirs/etext99/ylwlp10.txt

My name: Lola Rogers
Homepage: chawedrosin.wordpress.com

This is my first recording for Librivox. I welcome feedback.

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Post by thistlechick » January 6th, 2007, 6:55 am

Welcome Lola! We're glad you're here =) ... I'm downloading your story now and will take a listen to it today =)
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thistlechick
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Post by thistlechick » January 6th, 2007, 7:57 am

Lola, your recording is perfect in every way! ... This is one of my favorite stories and your reading of it is subtlely expressive, perfect for this story! Thank you =)
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billcoon
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Post by billcoon » January 7th, 2007, 4:53 pm

Hi Betsie,

Here's a recording of Willa Cather's "A Wagner Matinee"

YouSendIt link: http://download.yousendit.com/459BE30326B620BC
Project Gutenberg: http://www.gutenberg.org/etext/346
Length: 20:57
Reader: William Coon (please link to my LibriVox profile)

Enjoy!

Bill
[url=http://librivox.org/wiki/moin.cgi/CoonBill/][u]Bill Coon's LibriVox Recordings[/u][/url]

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Post by thistlechick » January 7th, 2007, 6:42 pm

Thank you Bill! =)
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mundocani
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Post by mundocani » January 10th, 2007, 10:56 am

Here's "The Three Hermits" by Leo Tolstoy:

Yousendit Link: http://download.yousendit.com/58144E4862CB2811

I couldn't find it at Project Gutenberg, so here is a page from Christian Classics Ethereal Library with a statement of public domain rights: http://www.ccel.org/ccel/tolstoy/23_tales.txt
Length: 17:53
Reader: Nick Senger (please link to http://literarycompass.blogspot.com)

Constructive criticism welcomed and appreciated--this is only my second recording, and the first of any real length.

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Post by thistlechick » January 10th, 2007, 5:58 pm

Thank you Nick! Your voice is nice and clear and you read at a nice pace. Great job!
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luciburg
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Post by luciburg » January 15th, 2007, 5:02 am

Have a story for Vol. 010

ANGELA By William Schwenk Gilbert
http://www.gutenberg.org/files/15381/15381-8.txt
Link: http://www.yousendit.com/download/mYAon0vGbWx5TA%3D%3D
Length: 14min 44sec
Read By: Lucy Burgoyne

Thanks LUCY
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thistlechick
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Post by thistlechick » January 15th, 2007, 7:30 pm

Thank you Lucy ... always happy to have your voice in the collection =)
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Lissa_Maylee
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Post by Lissa_Maylee » January 17th, 2007, 10:39 am

Hi! This is my very first recording with LibriVox, so any constructive criticism is appreciated.

"Each in His Own Tongue" by L.M. Montgomery (from Chronicles of Avonlea)

http://digital.library.upenn.edu/women/montgomery/chronicles/chronicles-03.html

Link: http://www.yousendit.com/transfer.php?action=download&ufid=8166022714A5F245

Length: 47 min 56 sec

Read by: Missie

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