COMPLETE-Solo/Novel Transition by Emma Brooke-ag

Solo or group recordings that are finished and fully available for listeners
miss stav
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Post by miss stav » April 4th, 2018, 2:17 pm

Transition by Emma Francis Brooke (1844 - 1926).

Honora Klaper is beautiful, distinguished, smart, and charming. A woman who turns heads. She is on an errand. No, It is not an errand to get a man. No, it is not an errand to make money. It is a revolutionary errand: to get an education! Not just "an education", she wants to be educated in Cambridge University. Set in a time when education of women was uncommon, and written by a lady who was educated in Cambridge herself, this book tells about the rewards and the struggles of a woman to win an education. ( Stav Nisser.)
  • This project is now complete. All audio files can be found on our catalog page: https://librivox.org/transition-by-emma-francis-brooke/

    1. How to claim a part, and "how it all works" here To find a section to record, simply look at point 5. below at the sections. All the ones without names beside them are "up for grabs." Click "Post reply" at the top left of the screen and tell us which section you would like to read (include the section number from the left-most column in the reader list, please). Read points 6. to 8. below for what to do before, during and after your recording.
    2. New to recording? Please read our Newbie Guide to Recording!
    3. Is there a deadline? We ask that you submit your recorded sections within 1-2 months of placing your claim. Please note that to be fair to the readers who have completed their sections in a timely way, if you haven't submitted your recording(s) after two months, your sections will automatically be re-opened for other readers to claim, unless you post in this thread to request an extension. Extensions will be granted at the discretion of the Book Coordinator. If you cannot do your section, for whatever reason, just let me know and it'll go back to the pool. There's no shame in this; we're all volunteers and things happen.Please do not sign up for more sections than you can complete within the two month deadline.
    4. Where do I find the text? Source text (please only read from this text!): https://archive.org/details/transitionanove00brogoog
    5. Please claim sections (the numbers in the first column below)! If this is your first recording, please let me know under which name or pseudonym you'd like to appear in the LibriVox catalogue. We can also link to a personal website/blog.

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      Genres for the project: general fiction, romance


      Keywords that describe the book: social novel, feminist fiction

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    6. BEFORE recording: Please check the Recording Notes: viewtopic.php?p=6430#p6430

      Set your recording software to:
      Channels: 1 (Mono)
      Bit Rate: 128 kbps
      Sample Rate: 44.1 kHz
    7. DURING recording:
      No more than 0.5 to 1 second of silence at the beginning of the recording!
      Make sure you add this to the beginning of your recording:
      START of recording (Intro)
      • "Chapter [number] of Transition. This is a LibriVox recording. All LibriVox 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], [city, your blog, podcast, web address]"
      • Say:
        "Transition, by Emma Francis Brooke . [Chapter]"

      END of recording
      • 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 Transition, by Emma Francis Brooke . "

      There should be ~5 seconds silence at the end of the recording.

      Please remember to check this thread frequently for updates!
    8. AFTER recording
      Need noise-cleaning?
      Listen to your file through headphones. If you can hear some constant background noise (hiss/buzz), you may want to clean it up a bit. The latest version of Audacity is recommended for noise-cleaning. See this LibriVox wiki page for a complete guide.
      Save files as
      128 kbps MP3
      transition_##_brooke_128kb.mp3 (all lower-case) where ## is the section number (e.g. transition_01_brooke_128kb.mp3)


      Transfer of files (completed recordings) Please always post in this forum thread when you've sent a file. Also, post the length of the recording (file duration: mm:ss) together with the link.
      • Upload your file with the LibriVox Uploader: https://librivox.org/login/uploader
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      • You'll need to select the MC, which for this project is: alg1001
      • When your upload is complete, you will receive a link - please post it in this thread.
      • If this doesn't work, or you have questions, please check our How To Send Your Recording wiki page.

      Any questions?
      Please post below or pm me
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Post by alg1001 » April 7th, 2018, 5:01 am

Hi Stav,
I'll MC this for you. I will move you to Readers Wanted.
Have a good day.
Amy

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Post by neecheelok70 » April 27th, 2018, 4:45 am

Sign me up for the 1st 3. Jim

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Post by miss stav » April 27th, 2018, 9:55 am

Sure. Thanks.
Love Children's books? Try On Angel's Wings. Looking for an easy read? Try Herb Of Grace. Want some philosophy? Try The History Of The Devil. Like mysteries? Try Natalie Paige.

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Post by neecheelok70 » April 29th, 2018, 7:44 am

I am willing to do this project as a solo, if you wish. Jim

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Post by miss stav » April 29th, 2018, 9:42 am

That's wonderfull. Thank you. The book is all yours. Have fun.
Love Children's books? Try On Angel's Wings. Looking for an easy read? Try Herb Of Grace. Want some philosophy? Try The History Of The Devil. Like mysteries? Try Natalie Paige.

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Post by alg1001 » April 29th, 2018, 5:45 pm

I changed the project to solo and moved you to Going Solo.

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Post by neecheelok70 » May 1st, 2018, 6:18 pm

Chapter 1 is done. I am waiting for a DPL to appear.

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Post by alg1001 » May 2nd, 2018, 6:59 pm

I put an advertisement for a DPL for you in the Listeners Wanted forum. Good luck!

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Post by HZFerr » May 2nd, 2018, 8:52 pm

Hi Miss Stav, Amy, & Jim,
I claim DPL, please :D
"Ains a year say a prayer faur me
close yir een an remember me." Sgt. MacKenzie
POW/MIA
THEIR NAME LIVETH
FOR EVERMORE

Helen

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Post by neecheelok70 » May 3rd, 2018, 4:19 am

Thanks, everyone! Helen, it's nice to have you helping me again. :D

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Post by neecheelok70 » May 3rd, 2018, 4:23 am

And I warn you I am up to my old antics. My present submission has a repeat at about 12:15, which I corrected last night but then failed to replace the present file. I'll do so this evening. Yours, Jim :oops:

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Post by alg1001 » May 3rd, 2018, 6:17 am

You are added as DPL now, Helen.
Cheers!
Amy :)

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Post by HZFerr » May 3rd, 2018, 4:18 pm

sect 1 Chapter I
PL OK

Jim, with you it is never work, it a delight. :9:
"Ains a year say a prayer faur me
close yir een an remember me." Sgt. MacKenzie
POW/MIA
THEIR NAME LIVETH
FOR EVERMORE

Helen

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Post by neecheelok70 » May 3rd, 2018, 6:01 pm

Oh, I thank you for that! :9:

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