Great idea. Thanks
From: Association for Recorded Sound Discussion List [mailto:[log in to unmask]] On Behalf Of David Seubert
Sent: Thursday, November 01, 2012 12:38 PM
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Subject: Re: [ARSCLIST] Seeking blank audiocassette recommendation
We bought a donor an iPod nano for this purpose once. Our oral historian had done extensive interviews with him and he wanted copies to listen to and review. It was cheaper and faster to buy him the ipod loaded with the interviews than to make him CD copies.
On Nov 1, 2012, at 7:52 AM, Art Shifrin wrote:
> Have you considered giving the chap a suitably equipped CD player?
> They're very inexpensive compared to the cost (monetary and or time)
> of analog dubbing time.
> Here's a Sandy incident that's relevant to this venue because it
> pertains to sound. One of Marlene's staff told her yesterday that in
> her neighborhood on Long Island, someone stole a back up generator
> that was running outside or in the open garage of the house. The
> homeowner realized that the theft had occurred when the lawn mower
> that had been left running to substitute for the ambient sounds ran out of fuel.