Re: Best fire alarm contest


Subject: Re: Best fire alarm contest
From: miriam clinton (iriXx) (iriXx@iriXx.org)
Date: Sun Sep 19 2004 - 20:22:35 EDT


Dennis Bathory-Kitsz wrote:

>At 07:07 PM 9/19/04 -0700, Eliot Handelman wrote:
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>>I'm tossing around the idea of an audio design contest for "best car
>>alarm sound," "best smoke detector sound,"
>>etc. -- the sorts of sounds usually designed by engineers and
>>psychologists.
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>How about train whistles? I've been recording them for a while ... each one
>is different as the trains pass by my house here in Vermont.
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>We also have the air raid siren which is still sounded every noon.
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>Or don't those count as alarms?
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>Dennis
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in Utrecht they used a contemporary work for one of the Carillon chimes
- the main cathedral carillion can be heard from all over the city and
strikes every 1/4 hour...

mC~

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