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Post by Elizabby » October 10th, 2018, 12:51 pm

Foon wrote:
October 10th, 2018, 11:48 am
Can I claim the role of Spot? :D
Thanks Foon, you are our talking dog! ;)

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Post by Elizabby » October 10th, 2018, 3:33 pm

Peter Why wrote:
October 9th, 2018, 11:54 am
Here's the narrator file for section 00, Dedication and Cast List (00.50)

https://librivox.org/uploads/dlolso21/railwaychildren_00_narrator.mp3

For some reason, I can't open my files in the MW, but they'll open if I copy the URL into my browser.
Peter
Thanks Peter, that Chapter 00 file is PL OK! Sorry for all the picky instructions about silences at ends of files, etc, but I didn't know who would be narrating and I thought better to put in everything just to be sure!

Not sure why the links don't work for you - they work for me! :hmm:

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Post by Elizabby » October 10th, 2018, 4:17 pm

HannahMary wrote:
October 9th, 2018, 2:14 pm
More of Bobbie's lines Ready for PL:
4:27 https://librivox.org/uploads/dlolso21/railwaychildren_02_bobbie.mp3
2:51 https://librivox.org/uploads/dlolso21/railwaychildren_03_bobbie.mp3
6:03 https://librivox.org/uploads/dlolso21/railwaychildren_04_bobbie.mp3
3:23 https://librivox.org/uploads/dlolso21/railwaychildren_05_bobbie.mp3

EDIT: I forgot to mention that I purposely omitted the joint line, "Three cheers for our Bobbie!" in chapter 4 because she wouldn't be a part of that.
Quite right, thanks for noticing that!

Bobbie Chapters 1, 2, 3 and 5 are all PL OK.

There is just one PL note for Chapter 4, at 1:07 could you please change the pronunciation of "Twopence" to "Tuppence" as the English would say it? It's an optional note for pronunciation, but since you'll be recording more anyway I'd like this to be consistent with the English setting.

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Post by leanneyauyau » October 10th, 2018, 4:50 pm

So..."Ruth, Maria, Mrs Ransome, and College Boy, read by Leanne Yau"?
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Post by Elizabby » October 10th, 2018, 5:16 pm

leanneyauyau wrote:
October 10th, 2018, 4:50 pm
So..."Ruth, Maria, Mrs Ransome, and College Boy, read by Leanne Yau"?
Yes, although "The Hare" could be included, as there are two college boys, the other one is "The Hound".

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Post by HannahMary » October 10th, 2018, 7:32 pm

Elizabby wrote:
October 10th, 2018, 4:17 pm
There is just one PL note for Chapter 4, at 1:07 could you please change the pronunciation of "Twopence" to "Tuppence" as the English would say it? It's an optional note for pronunciation, but since you'll be recording more anyway I'd like this to be consistent with the English setting.
Certainly! I wish I could give it all an English accent, but I'd butcher it with inconsistencies. :-)
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Post by benderca » October 11th, 2018, 6:52 am

In Chapter 10, I noticed a line that is color coded for Bobbie in orange, but it is Mother's line:

“Now,” said Mother, putting her arm round Bobbie and laying her ruffled head against Bobbie’s
shoulder, “try to tell me, dear.”

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Post by Foon » October 11th, 2018, 7:12 am

Foon - Real life is getting in the way of LV, will be slow until all is back on track, please bear with me!


Readers needed:
Dramatic Reading: The Curious Case of Benjamin Button
Folklore/legends: Arabian Nights Vol. 11
Play: Zeus the Tragedian

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Post by Elizabby » October 11th, 2018, 4:26 pm

Foon wrote:
October 11th, 2018, 7:12 am
Here's Spot:
https://librivox.org/uploads/dlolso21/railwaychildren_08_spot.mp3
Spot is PL OK! Thanks Foon, I don't have any other talking animals in this book, but you are welcome to claim any other non-overlapping characters. Mrs Viney is open, or there's a "Young Man" in Ch 5, or "Master Perks" in Ch 9, or a "Draper's Boy" in Ch 14 that might suit you?

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Post by Elizabby » October 11th, 2018, 4:26 pm

benderca wrote:
October 11th, 2018, 6:52 am
In Chapter 10, I noticed a line that is color coded for Bobbie in orange, but it is Mother's line:

“Now,” said Mother, putting her arm round Bobbie and laying her ruffled head against Bobbie’s
shoulder, “try to tell me, dear.”
Oops! Thanks, fixed!

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Post by Foon » October 12th, 2018, 5:30 am

Elizabby wrote:
October 11th, 2018, 4:26 pm
Foon wrote:
October 11th, 2018, 7:12 am
Here's Spot:
https://librivox.org/uploads/dlolso21/railwaychildren_08_spot.mp3
Spot is PL OK! Thanks Foon, I don't have any other talking animals in this book, but you are welcome to claim any other non-overlapping characters. Mrs Viney is open, or there's a "Young Man" in Ch 5, or "Master Perks" in Ch 9, or a "Draper's Boy" in Ch 14 that might suit you?
Sure! I'll take Mrs Viney and the Draper's Boy :)
Foon - Real life is getting in the way of LV, will be slow until all is back on track, please bear with me!


Readers needed:
Dramatic Reading: The Curious Case of Benjamin Button
Folklore/legends: Arabian Nights Vol. 11
Play: Zeus the Tragedian

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Post by bhavya » October 13th, 2018, 12:42 am

Hello,

Can I be Mrs.Perks?

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Post by Elizabby » October 13th, 2018, 2:38 pm

Yes, please do! Added to the MW!

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Post by Peter Why » October 13th, 2018, 3:48 pm

Here's the narrator file for chapter one:

https://librivox.org/uploads/dlolso21/railwaychildren_01_narrator.mp3

(25.06)

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Post by Elizabby » October 14th, 2018, 1:12 am

Thanks Peter, I'll PL this one this coming week.

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