“All Me In The Scene” was a fun audio assignment where you do all the voices. In this poem by the great nonsense writer Lewis Carroll, I was the narrator as well as the old man congratulating our hero on a job well done. I attempted to add some drama, however, it’s not really my strong suit and not having an appropriate British accent leaves the whole thing a bit off, in my opinion.
I have loved Carroll since I was a kid and memorized this poem just for fun w...
“Spooky Sounds” – This was the best audio assignment EVER! Perfect for upcoming Halloween. I had my 7-year-olds listen as I kept making it spookier and scarier. They totally loved helping and offering criticisms along the way. This time I wanted to have background music, based on a suggestion from Jim Groom when I created a story sound file earlier. Here’s the result:
Sounds came from freesound.org from the following folks:
Dark Ambient Music 3 – Xan...
This is my rendition of the audio assignment “Remix A Song With Some Speech”.
I love old westerns, particularly the ones that Elmer Bernstein scored, so I knew I’d use one of my favorites which is the theme he wrote for “The Magnificent Seven”. It’s a rousing, heroic piece so I needed an inspiring speech to pair with it. I went with Winston Churchill’s “Their Finest Hour” speech which is strikingly similar to Shakespeare’s St. Crispin Day speech from Henry V...
I was bumping up against the Dark Side all week, so here’s my ds106 Radio bumper audio assignment:
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Another Audacity project, this time adding a track, and using the Effects >> Fade Out to accommodate the second track to be heard.
I used the built-in ...
The morning sounds of a really good java being made:
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Credits to the following folks whose Freesound files were used in the making of this brew:
Beans pouring: juskiddink
Beans grinding: madumcc
Coffee brewing: jpkweli
Coffee pouring: superex1110
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1. He was portrayed by many different actors in several films.
2. His personal story is ultimately about redemption.
3. He is not your father.