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You are here: Project Templates for BCs > English Poetry

Please copy everything between the lines below and paste into the first post of a new thread in the Launch Pad. Then edit all in the relevant information (the ALLCAPS parts ... but don't use all-caps yourself, just put everything in the normal case).


[b][size=20][color=indigo]TITLE[/color][/size][/b]
by [i][b]AUTHOR[/b][/i]

Each week a poem is chosen to be recorded by as many !LibriVox volunteers as possible!

This week's poem can be found [url=INSERT LINK HERE][u]here[/u].[/url]

[b]Please be sure that your recording software is set to the following technical specifications:[/b]
Channels: 1 (Mono)
Bit Rate: 128 kbps
Sample Rate: 44100 kHz

[b]Have questions on "how"?[/b]
Check LV's Recording Notes thread before recording: `http://librivox.org/forum/viewtopic.php?p=6427#6430`
If this is your first recording, you'll also find this useful: `http://librivox.org/wiki/moin.cgi/NewbieGuideToRecording`

[b]Begin your reading with the abbreviated !LibriVox disclaimer:[/b]
(Please leave no more than 0.5-1 second of silence at the beginning of your recording!)

[quote]TITLE by AUTHOR, read for !LibriVox.org by [your name].
[Add, if you wish, date, your location, and/or your personal url.][/quote]

[b]Then read the poem:[/b]

[quote]
INSERT POEM TEXT HERE
[/quote]

[b]At the end of your reading, leave a space and then say:[/b]

[quote]End of poem. This recording is in the public domain.[/quote]
Please leave 5 seconds of silence at the end of your recording.

Save your recording as an [b]mp3[/b] file using the following filename and ID3 tag format:

[b]File name[/b] - all in lowercase: [b][color=indigo]TITLE_AUTHORLASTNAME_[your initials].mp3[/color][/b] (eg. [color=red]TITLE_AUTHORLASTNAME_klh.mp3[/color])

[b]ID3 tags (Version 2):[/b]
Artist Name: AUTHOR
Track Title: TITLE - Read by [YOUR INITIALS] (eg. [color=red]TITLE - Read by KLH[/color])
Album Title: !LibriVox Weekly Poetry
Comments: (optional) Recorded by [your name]

[b]Transfer of files:[/b]

Please upload with the !LibriVox uploader:

`http://upload.librivox.org`

[img]`http://kayray.org/audiobooks/librivox/login.jpg`[/img]
If you have trouble reading the image above, please message an admin
[color=indigo]You'll need to select the MC, which for this project is: xx - xxxxx[/color]

[b]Please post a link to your file in this thread.

When you post your link, please include your name as you would like it credited on the catalogue page and any URL by which you would like it accompanied. (Note: This is only necessary if you have not done so for another project.)

[color=red]If you wish to contribute, please have your readings submitted by 0600 GMT Sunday, INSERT DATE (12:00AM CDT) [/color][/b]

(And remember, anyone can suggest a poem for a certain week and/or coordinate an upcoming weekly poem! If you'd like to suggest a poem or coordinate a future Weekly Poetry project, please visit [url=`http://librivox.org/forum/viewtopic.php?t=1114`][u][b][color=blue]this thread[/color][/b][/u][/url].)


Fortnightly Poetry

Please copy everything between the lines below and paste into the first post of a new thread in the Launch Pad. Then edit all in the relevant information (the ALLCAPS parts ... but don't use all-caps yourself, just put everything in the normal case).


[color=violet][size=20][b]TITLE[/b][/size][/color]
by [i][b]AUTHOR[/b][/i]

Each fortnight a poem is chosen to be recorded by as many !LibriVox volunteers as possible!

This fortnight’s poem can be found [url=INSERT LINK HERE][u]here[/u][/url].

Please be sure that your recording software is set to the following technical specifications:
Channels: 1 (Mono)
Bit Rate: 128 kbps
Sample Rate: 44100 kHz

[size=14][b]Have questions on "how"?[/b][/size]
Check LV's [b]Recording Notes[/b] thread before recording: `http://librivox.org/forum/viewtopic.php?p=6427#6430` If this is your first recording, you'll also find this useful: `http://librivox.org/wiki/moin.cgi/NewbieGuideToRecording`

[b]Begin your reading with the abbreviated !LibriVox disclaimer: [/b]
(Please leave no more than 0.5-1 second of silence at the beginning of your recording!)

[quote] TITLE by AUTHOR, read for !LibriVox.org by [your name].
[Add, if you wish, date, your location, and/or your personal url.] [/quote]

[b]Then read the poem: [/b]

[quote]
INSERT POEM TEXT HERE
[/quote]

[b]At the end of your reading, leave a space and then say:[/b]

[quote]End of poem. This recording is in the public domain.[/quote]

Please leave a few seconds of silence at the end of your recording.

Save your recording as an [b]mp3[/b] file using the following filename and ID3 tag format:

[b]File name[/b] - all in lowercase:[b]TITLE_AUTHORLASTNAME_[your initials].mp3[/b] (eg. [color=blue]TITLE_AUTHORLASTNAME_klh.mp3[/color])

[b]ID3 tags (Version 2): [/b]
Title: TITLE - Read by [YOUR INITIALS] (eg. [color=blue] TITLE - Read by KLH[/color])
Artist: AUTHOR
Album: !LibriVox Fortnightly Poetry
Comments: (optional) Recorded by [your name]

[b]Transfer of files (completed recordings)[/b]

Please upload with the !LibriVox uploader:
`http://upload.librivox.org`
[img]`http://kayray.org/audiobooks/librivox/login.jpg`[/img]
If you have trouble reading the image above, please message an admin
[color=blue]You'll need to select the MC, which for this project is: xx - xxxxx[/color]

[b]Please post a link to your file in this thread.[/b]

[b]When you post your link, please include your name as you would like it credited on the catalogue page and any URL by which you would like it accompanied.[/b] (Note: This is only necessary if you have not done so for another project.)

[color=red][b]If you wish to contribute, please have your readings submitted by 0600 GMT Sunday, INSERT DATE HERE (12:00am CDT)[/b] [/color]

(And remember, anyone can suggest a poem for a certain week and/or coordinate an upcoming fortnightly poem! If you'd like to suggest a poem or coordinate a future Poetry project, please visit [url=`http://librivox.org/forum/viewtopic.php?t=1114`][u][b][color=blue]this thread[/color][/b][/u][/url].)