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Driving Through the Past

Friday, October 8th, 2010

I wanted to experiment more with audacity before venturing into assignment 7, so I asked my grandpa if I could record him talking with me about a topic of his choice. The result: cars.

Here he is talking about the family’s first car, a Model T Ford.

Jay on the First Family Car

My grandpa’s first car was a 1931 Chevy Coupe.

Jay’s First Car

The more I play with Audacity, the more I like it. I’ve never attempted to use audio before, so I’m really excited about working on assignment 7 and producing an audio story.

At the end of our conversation, after I played back what my grandpa said, he had one question:

“You mean you recorded all of that? In that little box? Somebody was pretty smart.”