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by msfry
June 21st, 2021, 9:33 pm
Forum: Readers Wanted: Short Works (Poetry & Prose)
Topic: [GROUP] Kéramos and other Poems, by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - kaz
Replies: 18
Views: 210

Re: [GROUP] Kéramos and other Poems, by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - kaz

alanmapstone wrote:
June 21st, 2021, 9:18 pm
May I read sections 5 11 16 22 26 30 32 50 please?
Thank you, Alan. I'm putting your claim in the MW right now. :)
by msfry
June 21st, 2021, 9:30 pm
Forum: Readers Wanted: Short Works (Poetry & Prose)
Topic: [GROUP] Kéramos and other Poems, by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - kaz
Replies: 18
Views: 210

Re: [GROUP] KÉRAMOS and other Poems, by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - kaz

I'll be glad to set this up for you. Be right back with the MW. Update: The MW is up. For the title, I used the format found in Worldcat , Kéramos : and other poems , also used by LOC. I you prefer to use the format given in the header, I'd need to check if we have any guidelines about using all ca...
by msfry
June 21st, 2021, 8:22 pm
Forum: Readers Wanted: Short Works (Poetry & Prose)
Topic: [WEEKLY POEM] - Nature by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - tg
Replies: 35
Views: 312

Re: [WEEKLY POEM] - Nature by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - tg

https://librivox.org/uploads/triciag/nature_longfellow_ea_128kb.mp3 read by Ellen Adams 1:12 When I tried to copy the link, it activated the recording, so after a few tries, I just wrote it down with pencil and typed it in. :?: :wink: Oncetwain What link did you try to copy? The proper procedure is...
by msfry
June 21st, 2021, 11:34 am
Forum: Readers Wanted: Short Works (Poetry & Prose)
Topic: [WEEKLY POEM] - Nature by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - tg
Replies: 35
Views: 312

Re: [WEEKLY POEM] - Nature by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - tg

morpheus2969 wrote:
June 21st, 2021, 10:43 am
May I also take a crack at this poem?
Indeed you may. Just follow the participation guidelines in the First Post, upload your file, and I'll have a listen.
by msfry
June 20th, 2021, 12:44 pm
Forum: Readers Wanted: Short Works (Poetry & Prose)
Topic: Weekly/Fortnightly Poetry Suggestions
Replies: 365
Views: 67530

Errors and PL'ing.

I've come around in my thinking lately regarding how to PL these repetitive poetry recitations. Clearly, these are not primarily for listeners, but about our readers taking a stab at poetry, relaxing and having some fun with it. I used to cringe at crazy mis-pronounced words, wrong words, and interp...
by msfry
June 20th, 2021, 12:27 pm
Forum: Readers Wanted: Short Works (Poetry & Prose)
Topic: [WEEKLY POEM] - Nature by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - tg
Replies: 35
Views: 312

Re: [WEEKLY POEM] - Nature by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - tg

Bam, Bam, Bam . . . . . and Bam again. All poems so far are PL OK. I feel like Emeril today. :lol: :lol: :lol:
by msfry
June 20th, 2021, 11:33 am
Forum: Listeners & Editors Wanted
Topic: 1 minute test [OK]
Replies: 3
Views: 104

Re: 1 minute test

Done. I edited the original post with the updated link. Thank you so much for your help! OK, you are good to go. Your volume at 90.9 is within range but could come down Effect/Amplify -1.5, which would bring it closer to our median 89. We don't require exactly 89 but the higher it gets the more dis...
by msfry
June 20th, 2021, 9:47 am
Forum: Readers Wanted: Short Works (Poetry & Prose)
Topic: [WEEKLY POEM] - Nature by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - tg
Replies: 35
Views: 312

Re: [WEEKLY POEM] - Nature by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - tg

Scotty and Kevin, your renditions are PL OK. :thumbs: :thumbs: Thank you both.
by msfry
June 20th, 2021, 9:10 am
Forum: Listeners & Editors Wanted
Topic: 1 minute test [OK]
Replies: 3
Views: 104

Re: 1 minute test

Checker reports these issues with your file: The bit rate should be 128 kbps. The recording should use a constant bit rate rather than variable bit rate (VBR). This is corrected in Audacity when you export your file to an .mp3, a box will pop up. Choose CONSTANT bit rate, QUALITY 128kbbs, FORCE to m...
by msfry
June 20th, 2021, 8:57 am
Forum: Readers Wanted: Short Works (Poetry & Prose)
Topic: [WEEKLY POEM] - Nature by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - tg
Replies: 35
Views: 312

Re: [WEEKLY POEM] - Nature by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - tg

laluchadora wrote:
June 20th, 2021, 8:28 am
Oh! May I please read this?
Indeed you may! Read first post, follow directions carefully, and you can't go wrong. :D
I made some comments on your 1 minute test. Follow those, then you are good to go.
by msfry
June 19th, 2021, 3:57 pm
Forum: Readers Found
Topic: [HISTORY]The Great Events by Famous Historians, Volume 7 - icequeen
Replies: 157
Views: 3676

Re: [HISTORY]The Great Events by Famous Historians, Volume 7 - icequeen

Section 32 is uploaded. This chapter gives a whole new meaning to the word "schism". Clearly there do be lots of politics in religion!!!!

https://librivox.org/uploads/icequeen/greatevents7_32_horne_128kb.mp3 27:06