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Post by schrm » August 4th, 2019, 7:04 am

KevinS wrote:
August 4th, 2019, 6:38 am

Nearly equal lengths would be best, I suppose, unless there is a logical break in the text that would suggest otherwise. Please identify the sections as part one and part two in the intro.

Thanks very much for participating!
thank you kevin!

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Post by mhhbook » August 4th, 2019, 7:26 am

schrm wrote:
August 4th, 2019, 5:29 am
i recorded the text and edited 5 pages -

Isn't there a LibriVox rule about not editing text? There are times when footnotes aren't included, but I think the basic text itself has to be recorded "as is". Can anyone confirm?
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Post by alg1001 » August 4th, 2019, 7:37 am

Yes, the rule is the text must be read as it. Maybe schrm is referring to editing their recording? So as long as it is cleaning up the recording and not changing the text, there is no issue.
Also, related to this, the reason for the duration limit of in the 60 to 70 minutes range is due to how much a CD can hold. That way the whole story or section is certain to be on the disc.
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Post by mhhbook » August 4th, 2019, 8:19 am

alg1001 wrote:
August 4th, 2019, 7:37 am
Yes, the rule is the text must be read as it. Maybe schrm is referring to editing their recording? So as long as it is cleaning up the recording and not changing the text, there is no issue.
Thank you for the confirmation. I just want to make sure. There are times when it's tempting to edit text, especially when the writer is long winded.
Mary

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Post by schrm » August 4th, 2019, 8:28 am

mhhbook wrote:
August 4th, 2019, 8:19 am
alg1001 wrote:
August 4th, 2019, 7:37 am
Yes, the rule is the text must be read as it. Maybe schrm is referring to editing their recording? So as long as it is cleaning up the recording and not changing the text, there is no issue.
Thank you for the confirmation. I just want to make sure. There are times when it's tempting to edit text, especially when the writer is long winded.
in this case, its rather my bad english skills :-)
i edited the recording until i reached the aequivalent of 5 pages and..
:hmm:
don't think it's easy to explain :lol:

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Post by KevinS » August 4th, 2019, 8:35 am

schrm wrote:
August 4th, 2019, 8:28 am
mhhbook wrote:
August 4th, 2019, 8:19 am
alg1001 wrote:
August 4th, 2019, 7:37 am
Yes, the rule is the text must be read as it. Maybe schrm is referring to editing their recording? So as long as it is cleaning up the recording and not changing the text, there is no issue.
Thank you for the confirmation. I just want to make sure. There are times when it's tempting to edit text, especially when the writer is long winded.
in this case, its rather my bad english skills :-)
i edited the recording until i reached the aequivalent of 5 pages and..
:hmm:
don't think it's easy to explain :lol:
I knew what you were talking about. It took me a moment, I admit!
E agora, José?

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Post by schrm » August 4th, 2019, 8:41 am

KevinS wrote:
August 4th, 2019, 8:35 am

I knew what you were talking about. It took me a moment, I admit!
i always hope that my english is easier to understand than me writing in german, solely - but, depending on my levels of tiredness, concentrating on other things...

¯\_(ツ)_/¯

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Post by KevinS » August 4th, 2019, 8:56 am

mhhbook wrote:
August 4th, 2019, 8:19 am
alg1001 wrote:
August 4th, 2019, 7:37 am
Yes, the rule is the text must be read as it. Maybe schrm is referring to editing their recording? So as long as it is cleaning up the recording and not changing the text, there is no issue.
Thank you for the confirmation. I just want to make sure. There are times when it's tempting to edit text, especially when the writer is long winded.
Hahaha! People would like to edit me!


And thank you for asking about this. You are exceptionally diligent and that's wonderful in a listener.
E agora, José?

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Post by lorda » August 4th, 2019, 3:13 pm

I will read in german:

Die vierzehn Brüder by Karl Bartsch from his book Sagen, Märchen und Gebräuche aus Meklenburg

Source: http://www.zeno.org/nid/20004499859

Is this ok?

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Post by Sue Anderson » August 4th, 2019, 3:20 pm

https://librivox.org/uploads/alg1001/fourteen_april14_anonymous_sa_128kb.mp3

April 14
by anonymous
from Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, vol. 26, 1874
3:11
https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/1686989#page/96/mode/1up

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Post by KevinS » August 4th, 2019, 3:54 pm

lorda wrote:
August 4th, 2019, 3:13 pm
I will read in german:

Die vierzehn Brüder by Karl Bartsch from his book Sagen, Märchen und Gebräuche aus Meklenburg

Source: http://www.zeno.org/nid/20004499859

Is this ok?

Greetings from Germany.
Yes, wonderful. Thank you!
E agora, José?

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Post by KevinS » August 4th, 2019, 3:55 pm

Sue Anderson wrote:
August 4th, 2019, 3:20 pm
https://librivox.org/uploads/alg1001/fourteen_april14_anonymous_sa_128kb.mp3

April 14
by anonymous
from Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, vol. 26, 1874
3:11
https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/1686989#page/96/mode/1up
Thank you!
E agora, José?

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Post by Kalamareader » August 5th, 2019, 12:56 pm

How about "The White Lady of Hazelwood A Tale of the Fourteenth Century", Chapter 1. The first few paragraphs are a very interesting look at 1372 London.

https://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/23623?msg=welcome_stranger

Wayne

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Post by KevinS » August 5th, 2019, 1:01 pm

Kalamareader wrote:
August 5th, 2019, 12:56 pm
How about "The White Lady of Hazelwood A Tale of the Fourteenth Century", Chapter 1. The first few paragraphs are a very interesting look at 1372 London.

https://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/23623?msg=welcome_stranger

Wayne
I hope you'll consider recording it! It would be a great addition!
E agora, José?

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Post by lorda » August 5th, 2019, 8:26 pm

Here is a tale read in german. :wink:

Titel: Die vierzehn Brüder

From the book Sagen, Märchen und Gebräuche aus Meklenburg (1879/80)

Source: http://www.zeno.org/nid/20004499859

Link to the record: https://librivox.org/uploads/alg1001/fourteen_dievierzehnbrueder_bartsch_loa_128kb.mp3

Length: 2:10

The autor ist not by LibriVox listed.

Autor: Karl Bartsch (1832 – 1888)
Autors page: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Karl_Bartsch

Happy birthday :birthday: and greetings from Germany. :)
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