How to Collect PlayGround Poetry, Chants and Folksongs
MAKE DIGITAL FILES USING A MICROPHONE AND COMPUTER
(Tape) Recorder Guidelines
|Use a good (tape) recorder that accepts an external microphone.|
|(Do NOT use a miniature tape recorder!!)|
|Optimally, use a high quality, separate microphone. (frequency response: 50 - 18,000 hz)
Your mouth should remain approximately 12 inches from the microphone.
The sample should be digitized at cd-quality:
digitized at 44.1 KHz., 16 bit mono.
The file can be a .wav | .aiff | .mov