IP - Listeners FOUND: [SOLO-Y/A] Left to Themselves by Edward Stevenson

All languages: post your test recording here. Help check audio files, provide editing services, and advertise for proof-listeners.
Locked
DACSoft
Posts: 907
Joined: August 17th, 2013, 8:51 am
Location: Connecticut, US

Post by DACSoft » May 31st, 2018, 3:56 pm

IP - [SOLO] Left to Themselves by Edward Irenæus Stevenson (1858 - 1942)
Said to be the first-ever gay youth novel, this 1891 story follows the adventures of 12-year-old Gerald Saxton embarking on a trip from New York, to meet his father in Nova Scotia. He is chaperoned by 17-year-old Philip Touchtone. During the trip, their steamer sinks, they are shipwrecked, and marooned on an island. In addition, a shady antagonist is stalking the two. And while all this is happening, a friendship of mutual affection develops between the boys (nothing explicit). (Donald Cummings)

This project is looking for prooflisteners. A DPL (Dedicated Proof Listener) would be preferred, but until one is found, we need prooflistening for completed sections.

Project thread: viewtopic.php?f=12&t=70401
Please post in the project thread if you can help with proof-listening. 


Text: http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/57203

Level of PL: Standard
  • Does the intro match the one specified in the first post of the project thread (below the Magic Window)? 

  • Are there any long silences or pauses that ought to be edited out? If so, note the time. 

  • Are there any stumbles or repeats that ought to be edited out? If so, note the words and the time. 

  • Is there excessive background noise, a constant hiss or buzz that detracts from the reading? 

  • Did you need to turn your volume up unusually high to listen to the recording? (Or did you find the recording too loud?) 

  • Does the ending match the one specified in the first post of the project thread?
  • Are there 5 seconds of silence at the end of the file?

 

New to prooflistening? Please read this FAQ. 


Magic Window:



BC Admin
Don (DACSoft)
Bringing the Baseball Joe series to audio!

In Progress:
Left to Themselves; Baseball Joe in the Central League
Next up:
Baseball Joe in the Big League; Whispering Tongues; Baseball Joe on the Giants

Locked